Quick Tidbit 39

Whenever I’m faced with a difficult decision, I ask myself, ‘What would I do if I weren’t afraid of making a mistake? Feeling rejected? looking foolish? Or being alone?’ I know for sure that when you remove the fear, the answer that you’ve been searching for comes into focus and as you walk into your fear, you should know for sure that your deepest struggle can, if you’re willing and open, produce your greatest strength.

-Oprah Winfrey

Quick Tidbit 38

The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.

-Barack Obama

Quick Tidbit 37

We are reminded that in the fleeting time we have on this Earth, what matters is not wealth or status or power or fame, but rather how well we have loved and what small part we have played in making the lives of other people better.

-Barack Obama

Quick Tidbit 36

Have compassion for everyone you meet, even if they don’t want it. What seems conceit, bad manners, or cynicism is a sign of things no ears have heard, no eyes have seen. You do not know what wars are going on down there where the spirit meets the bone.

-Miller Williams

Adaptive Sports Camp, Washington D.C. Registration Now Open

Two weeks of sports, recreation, and fun!

Activities include wheelchair basketball, wheelchair tennis, adaptive fitness, cycling, wheelchair lacrosse, boccia, badminton, wheelchair rugby, yoga, martial arts, crafts, and MORE!

Date and Time:
July 30th – August 3rd, 2018 & August 6th-August 10th, 2018

9 a.m. – 4 p.m

Location:
Trinity University
125 Michigan Avenue NE, Washington, D.C. 20017

Participants:
Ages 6-18 with a physical disability (i.e., spinal cord injury, spina bifida, amputation, cerebral palsy, dwarfism, or any other orthopedic and neuromuscular impairments)
Campers do NOT need to use a chair for daily living to attend.

Campers must be able to propel wheelchair independently.

imageCost:  $200 Camp

NO SPORTS EXPERIENCE NEEDED. Equipment will be provided. Bring your own lunch.


Hosted by MedStar NRH Adaptive Sports Program in partnership with the HSC Health Care System’s Kids in Action.

 

Click here for Medstar National Rehabilitation Network official website.