Local Resources

Educational Materials

National Ability Center   

Adaptive skiing, horseback riding, climbing, water skiing, and other adaptive activities

Wasatch Adaptive Sports   

Adaptive skiing, bicycling, camp, and other adaptive activities


Accessible Outdoor Adventures: river trips, skiing, rock climbing, snowshoeing...

The Division of Services for People with Disabilities (DSPD) 

DSPD serves children and adults who have intellectual disabilities, physical disabilities, brain injuries, and autism

Cerebral Palsy International Research Foundation                   

Global Research for developmental brain disorders

Cerebral Palsy of Utah/Foundations for Independence          Foundations for Independence  (FFI)  is a private non-profit agency which provides services to people with disabilities

Salt Lake County Adaptive Recreation 
Salt Lake County Adaptive Recreation Programs; Plus One Pass
Utah Parent Center  
Free parent-to-parent assistance and support through consultation, workshops, and conferences
Camp Kostopulos                             
Summer camp, horseback riding, social groups, adaptive sports, and other adaptive activities

St. Louis Children's Hospital Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy       Information on Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy

SDR research information

Judy Gooch and Beverly Krensky gave a talk on Brain Plasticity at the Family Links conference in March.  They discussed practical ideas for improving function in children with disabilities by taking advantage of brain plasticity. Many families have requested the powerpoint presentation from this talk.  We have attached this presentation.