GoBabygo workshop: June 1, 2019
Illinois children with spina bifida who will be age 1-5 on June 1 are eligible to receive a free, customized electric car at a GoBabyGo workshop hosted by the Illinois Spina Bifida Association, statewide Kiwanis Clubs, led by the Kiwanis Club of River Forest and Oak Park, and volunteer engineers and clinicians from the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab.
GoBabyGo is a program of the University of Delaware committed to all people exploring their world via independent mobility.
The workshop will be held at 11am at Shriners Hospitals for Children - Chicago, 2211 N Oak Park Ave, Chicago. MAP
There is a $40 refundable deposit required to register and receive a car. Space is limited and registration is available on a first come, first served basis. In order to receive a car, the child must have:
Cognitive age of 12 months or greater
Head and trunk control
No severe visual disorder
Enthusiastic parent(s) with ability to supervise a child in a car.