Kids with spina bifida ages 0-12 and their immediate family are invited to join us.
Kids can dress in costume and will have activities, a costume parade, and an accessible play area.
Parents will hear a talk by Eric Peist, M.A., Clinical and Community Psychology Doctoral Candidate at DePaul University, on “Caregiver Health: Taking Time for Self-care”. Eric was previously an extern at Shriners in pediatric/rehabilitation psychology. Eric’s talk will focus on the importance of caregiver's health and well-being in supporting children with spina bifida. Strategies for supporting caregivers' health, encouraging self-care, and coping with stress will be discussed."
Professional childcare will be available during the event. Refreshments will be served. Spanish interpreter will be present.
RSVP to 773.444.0305 or email@example.com. Please let us know how many adults and children will be attending.