Assisting individuals with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities to identify strategies that allow them to achieve their goals for community participation.
Building inclusive communities for people with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities.
Providing support, guidance and mentorship from someone "who's been there" through one to one interaction and group events.
Providing information so that individuals with spinal cord injuries and other physical disabilities have the information they need to make informed decisions and access appropriate services.This includes an online Resource Guide with information and links to products and services of importance to people with disabilities.
The SCI Fitness and Wellness Centre located in Calgary offers one on one fitness assessment and training utilizing state of the art equipment, including an FES bike. Regular nutrition workshops and personalized nutrition services are offered.
Features courses targeting persons with disabilities, staff and volunteers. Course examples include Peer Mentorship, Community Living Attendant Training and Aboriginal Cultural Awareness.