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May 2016 Blog Posts (9)

Planning For Successful Transitions

Planning for Successful Transitions:…

Added by Lori Moore on May 27, 2016 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Wheelchair yogo

Yoga has many health  benefits for everyone: flexibility, strength, and stress reduction (just to mention a few).   If you, your child, or even your child's grandparents would like to try it before committing to a class or wants to do it by-themselves in a more private setting, try some sessions out on youtube.  You can…


Added by Jane Gay on May 25, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

5 Tips to Tackle Wheelchair Hiking

Going for a hike may seem daunting, but for wheelchair riders, the numerous physical and mental benefits of hiking are a powerful motivator.  Staying active and exercising regularly are key components to maintaining physical health, but hiking goes beyond the simple benefits of…


Added by Jane Gay on May 18, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

For Students with visual disabilities >> Getting teachers ready for next year

Ask your student’s “next year” teachers to Save the Date

 What: Iowa Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired’s (IESBVI) Summer Institute

  • This is free training for teachers to learn how to accommodate your student’s learning needs.

When: Tuesday, August 2 – Wednesday, August 3, 2016…


Added by Jane Gay on May 11, 2016 at 10:32am — No Comments

Learn more about accessible travel

Learn more about accessible travel. This free booklet is one of 3 available at

Added by Jane Gay on May 11, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments

Don't's for interviews

Don't wear tank tops and jeans or shorts for interviews.

Added by Danielle Butterfield on May 9, 2016 at 11:13am — No Comments

Congratulations, Marissa!

Photo credit: KCCI Facebook page

Congratulations is in order for Marissa Schletzbaum and her parents, Roger and …


Added by Nicole Hill on May 4, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

See a tour of Universal Designed Home >> from your computer

There is a virtual tour of a Universially Designed home.  Go to the  “Tour” tab at the top of the website .  Move your mouse throughout the home and look around at every room as well as the landscape. You can follow along with the Free Report that you can download from the website that contains a listing of the universal design features room by room.

Enjoy this tour!

Added by Jane Gay on May 4, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments

Hand-cycle Comparison


Thought this picture would get your attention!  Spring is here and maybe you are thinking about a hand cycle for fun and fitness.  Or in this case >> THE ADVENTURE!…


Added by Jane Gay on May 3, 2016 at 10:07am — No Comments

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