News from LIFE, Inc
LIFE, a center for Independent Living!
Courageous Kids Climbing is a McCall, Idaho based nonprofit that provides FREE opportunities for children of all ages and who have physical or developmental disabilities. Eligible participants experience the various forms of rock climbing at events held all over Idaho and Eastern Washington. The IceClimbers program provides FREE opportunities for people with disabilities to go ice skating in McCall. And the Climbing on Stuff adventures provides free opportunities for school age kids who are legally blind. Participants use their hands to “look” at things like fighter jets and helicopters.
There are a number of events scheduled for 2021. If you are interested you can email to get more information. Be sure to include which event(s)you are interested in attending. Pre-registration is required.
May 1 – 10am-noon:University of Idaho Climbing Center located in Moscow. 5th annual Courageous Kids Climbing event held here. Climbing is fun and beneficial for people with disabilities!
July 4 – 10am-11am: IceClimbers skating event in McCall. Participants skate with the McCall based IceClimbers Skating Team. After the ice skating step outside and watch the McCall Winter Carnival MardiGras parade from a special viewing area.
September 26 – 9am-11am: Washington State University Climbing Center in Pullman Washington. Up to 20 kids can participate and rock climb with coaches and volunteer belayers.
October 2 -1pm-3pm Climbing on Stuff with the Idaho State Police in Lewiston. Attend this special afternoon with a chance to explore a patrol car and participate in other activities to help understand law enforcement.
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