Third Annual Fitness Fair
Youth, adults, and seniors of all abilities welcome!
Saturday, June 20
Learn about fun options to start or increase your healthy lifestyle, from teachers and leaders in adaptive fitness, recreation and nutrition.
Photo: Scot Goodman
LOCATION Ed Roberts Campus at Ashby BART
3075 Adeline Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
fully accessible and scent free space
alternative-to-print material and ASL interpreter available
RSVP by June 10
What is this event all about?
Does “disability” and “fitness” seem like a disconnect?
Do you struggle with finding options for your body and your health needs?
Do you want to improve your nutrition and find ways to have fun?
At Get Fit! Get Moving! we will learn and have fun together!
Photo: David DeSilva “The most important thing I leaned was to be aware of your own unique body!” -Participant
Yoga and movement classes for all bodies
Physically Integrated Dance classes
Adaptive Cycling Demonstrations by BORP
Resource tables on recreation, adventures and accessible team sports
Cooking and nutrition classes
Light refreshments served
Plus door prizes and raffles!
AXIS Dance Company (AXIS) teaches integrated dance and movement.
Bay Area Outreach and Recreation Program (BORP) offers integrated classes on yoga, strength training, dance and tai chi.
World Institute on Disability (WID) offers support groups and leadership training on making healthy lifestyle changes and meeting and bringing friends with you.
Special thanks to our sponsor National Institute on Disability Rehabilitation and Research
“Ed Roberts: His Words, His Vision” was produced by the University of Kansas Research and Training Center on Independent living, copyright 2003.
This presentation features clips from a speech given by Ed Roberts, at one of the first annual conferences on Independent Living, sponsored by the RTC/IL in Kansas City, MO in 1981.
June 7, 2014, 10 am to 2pm
Open to people of all ages and abilities, hosted by the World Institute on Disability (WID), Bay Area Outreach and Recreation Program (BORP) and AXIS Dance Company.
Learn about fun options to start or increase your healthy lifestyle, from teachers and leaders in adaptive fitness and recreation.
Many Bay Area community recreation programs will display and demonstrate their disability-friendly activities and explain how to get moving!
The day will include:
Adaptive Yoga and tai chi Classes
Physically Integrated Dance Classes
Bicycle Demonstrations by BORP
Info on accessible team sports, recreation, adventures and more!
Healthy refreshments served!
Free and open to the public,
learn more and register online.
The ERC is located at 3075 Adeline Street, in Berkeley, Ca, south of Ashby Avenue between Tremont and Woolsey Streets, and convenient to the Ashby BART station.
The ERC is fully accessible and scent free. Alternative-to-print material for blind or low vision, and Deaf interpreters will be available.
The meeting will be held Sunday, May 4 – Tuesday, May 6 at the Ed Roberts Campus, a fully accessible facility located at the Ashby BART Station transit hub. The street address is 3075 Adeline, Berkeley, CA 94703 The phone number is 510 225–6300.
While the updated schedule and more information can be found at
www.ncd.wikia.com, here are the highlights:
Continue Reading May Quarterly Meeting of the NCD to be Held at the ERC
Dmitri Belser, a guy with a microphone and Susan Henderson
KQED interviewed Dmitri Belser and Susan Henderson at The Ed Roberts Campus on the occasion of Ed Roberts Day.