MobilityWorks of Chicago will be hosting their 4th Annual Mobility Expo and Conference on Friday, October 24th, 2014 -- FREE Admission, interactive activities and lots of useful information from over 80 local and national exhibitors. Consultants will be on hand from 11 AM to 5 PM to demonstrate and discuss assistive technology, accessible vehicles, home modifications, funding sources, rehabilitation hospitals, and other useful information for people with disabilities.
Professional representatives will also be there for questions and answers about rehabilitation, medical services, adaptive driving, veterans services and funding sources. The Mobility Expo will bring hundreds of MobilityWorks friends and vendors together this year.
Location: Inside Expo Hall
Activities include:Music therapy, Art therapy, Exercise, Adaptive Sports
Sponsored by MobilityWorks and Spinal Cord Injury Association of Illinois
11:15 – 11:45
Hit a few golf balls, get tips from pros, and all from an accessible golf cart!!
Courtesy of Revelations Golf – Demonstration Area. – Main Hall
11:45 – 12:15
Adapted Self-Defense for all Abilities
Improve your safety on the street with heightened awareness of surrondings and a few techniques.
Courtesy of Strike Back Fitness. Demonstration Area- Main Hall
1:00 – 1:45
Travel and Vacationing
Hear tips to help ease the process of enjoying time away from home.
Presented by Keith Wallace of SWSRA- North Pavilion 6
1:45 – 2:30
Parenting by people with disabilities
Learn tips on how to be an active parent regardless of your physical limitations.
Presented by Kaney O’Neil and Bill Bogdan. North Pavilion 6
2:30 – 3:15
Gadgets under $10
Learn how gadgets can me made in place of costly technology to simplify tasks of everyday living.
Presented by Illinois Assistive Technology Program. North Pavilion 6
3:15 – 4:00
If you love to garden, learn ways to make it easier with your abilities.
Courtesy of Chicago Botanical Gardens- Booth 407 & 408
4:00 – 4:45
Fitness for all abilities
Whether you are a caregiver or a person with a disability learn to relax with yoga!
Courtesy of Ageless Grace. Demonstration Area – Main Hall
To RSVP or Schedule a Personal Consultation:
The form on this page can be used to RSVP electronically for any of the Expo events. If you want to to schedule a personal consultation with one of our Certified Mobility Consultants, please use our online contact form or call 1-888-378-9166.
Register for the MobilityWorks Chicago Expo and Conference below.
|3E Love||GLASA||Park Lawn|
|Accessible Solutions||Hairs to you too!||Parkinson's Association of Illinois|
|Action Track Chair||Harmar||PremierCare Consulting, LLC|
|Adapt Solutions||Home for life Advantage||Pride Mobility|
|Adaptive adventures||Home Health Depot||Protected Tomorrows Charities|
|Advocates for life care solutions||Home Mobility Modifications||Qtransport|
|Ageless grace||Hydrocephalus Association||Respirtech|
|Aging Info Radio||Illinois Secretary of State||Revelations Golf|
|Allen Force||Laurus foundation/Healer Warrior||Right at home- Inhome Care & Assistance|
|Amramp||Life plan, Inc.||Right HealthCare|
|B & D Independence||MarianJoy Rehabilitation Hospital- Drivers Evaluation||See and Be Safe|
|Barking Angels||Mature Decisions of Coldwell banker||Shriners Hospital for Children|
|BraunAbility||Maxiam health care||Illinois Spina Bifida Association|
|Brightstar Naperville||Memory Training Centers of America||Spinal Cord Injury Association of illinois|
|Bruno||Miracle league||Strike Back Fitness|
|Canine Companions for Independence||Mobility SVM||Surelok/Qstraint|
|Center for Independence through Conductive Education||MobilityWorks||Right at home- Inhome Care & Assistance|
|Chicago Botanical Gardens- Adaptive Gardening||MarianJoy Rehabilitation Hospital- Drivers Evaluation||Right HealthCare|
|Coloplast||Mature Decisions of Coldwell banker||See and Be Safe|
|Comfort Keepers||Maxiam health care||Shriners Hospital for Children|
|Community Care Alliance of Illinois||Memory Training Centers of America||Spina Bifida Association of Illinois|
|Creative Mobility||Miracle league||Spinal Cord Injury Association of illinois|
|Department of Specialized Care for Children||Mobility SVM||Strike Back Fitness|
|Dorjath Law Center||MobilityWorks Commercial||Synergy Home Care|
|Edward Hines Va Hopsital||Ms. Wheelchair Illinois 2014||The Ralph Braun Foundation|
|Extended Home Living Services||Muscular Dystrophy Association of Illinois||UCP|
|EZLOCK||National MS Society||Veigel/MPD|
|Family Support Network||National Seating and Mobility||VMI|
|First Light Home Care||NuMotion||Wheelchair Repair Station (courtesy of Pride Mobility)|
|Ford Mobility||Paralyzed Veteran of America||Wilson & Wilson Law Offices|