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Vermont Adaptive Ski and Sports - Season opens December 26

Vermont Adaptive Ski & Sports is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with disabilities through access and instruction to recreational sports opportunities. They believe sports and recreation provide a physical, mental and social experience that is immeasurable in promoting self-confidence and independence in an individual. They serve adults and youth with physical or developmental disabilities.

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Mon, 02/29/2016

5-year-old Basketball Player Dominates!

Jackson Connor Shows Us How Determination Can Get You Anywhere In Life

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Sat, 01/27/2018

2016 Dates for Camp-No-Limits - Camps are held in 9 different states!

2016 Camp-No-Limits Dates

 
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Thu, 10/27/2016

Check out 7-year-old Faith - she has new prosthetic!

Check out this news report from KTLA News.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fu-T_ytyRKA

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Fri, 07/01/2016

Cool! Robert Downey Jr. presents Iron Man hand to boy with one hand

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Fri, 06/16/2017

Image result for robert downey jr with alexWatch Robert Downey Jr. become enamored with Alex as he presents him with a new Iron Man limb.  A wonderful moment: 

 

Eight Year Old Skier Born With 1 Hand Inspires Kids Across the Nation

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Sat, 06/16/2018

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Siblings of Children with Differences - interesting article

We care about every member of our HHF families and thought this article would be useful to get the inside scoop about how siblings of our HHF children might feel at times about having a brother or sister with a difference.  Read on: http://www.ParentCenterHub.org/repository/siblings/

 

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Tue, 11/25/2014

Another Way to Play: Teaching Instrumental Music to Students with Upper Limb Differences

(By Valerie Peters, Andover MA) - Every year, between 1 and 6 in 10,000 children in the United States is born with an upper limb anomaly.1 During childhood, many more lose hands and arms to accidents or disease. These children grow up and enter our classrooms, and as inclusive, innovative Orff-Schulwerk teachers, it is our job to provide them with the most diverse and successful instrumental music experience possible.

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Sat, 09/16/2017

Runway of Dreams Clothing Survey

Mindy Scheier, a fashion designer who has turned her attention to create Runway of Dreams, an adaptive clothing line for kids with physical differences (Mindy's son Oliver has Muscular Dystrophy, and his need for pants that fit over his braces inspired her effort). She's looking to accommodate all differences and would like some feedback from us. Could you please take the time to complete this survey and submit.

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Wed, 07/02/2014

In Memory of Tasey Kopanon - Donations to HHF

W00264910-image-1.jpgIn loving memory of Michael "Tasey" Kopanon, (HHF child Camillia's grandfather), the family chose contributions be made to Helping Hands in his honor. Tasey was a true family man and is survived by his loving wife, three children and nine grandchildren.  He will be remembered for his sharp intellect, innumerable acts of generosity and love of family. He was a daily source of advice for many and his willingness to help was a trademark. He lived life with a great passion for knowledge and competition, he will be deeply missed.

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to Helping Hands Foundation, http://www.helpinghandsgroup.org/donations.

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Thu, 03/20/2014

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