Navigation Links
The Philadelphia Phillies and The Arc of Philadelphia Join Forces to Promote Inclusion
Date:8/26/2014

Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 26, 2014

The Professional Baseball Athletic Trainers Society’s (PBATS) PLAY (Promoting a Lifetime of Activity for Youth) Campaign is scheduled to make a stop at Citizens Bank Park to promote the importance of children living a healthy and active lifestyle.

In 2014, the PLAY campaign became the first program in professional sports to include children with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) through a partnership with The Arc. On August 27, children served by The Arc of Philadelphia will participate in a PLAY Campaign event with trainers and players from the Philadelphia Phillies.

“We, at The Arc of Philadelphia, are thrilled to have this opportunity to participate in an inclusive event with our beloved Phillies. Kids with intellectual and developmental disabilities are capable of and deserve to be included alongside kids without disabilities in recreational activities – and PBATS is the first professional sports organization to formally recognize this and take action. We appreciate the care that the trainers and stadium staff are taking to make these events inclusive,” said Tanya Regli, Executive Director of The Arc of Philadelphia.

The PLAY Campaign, conducted at all 30 Major League Baseball stadiums each season, is a public awareness campaign of PBATS. The campaign is designed to help combat childhood obesity and promote a healthy and active lifestyle by promoting fun activities and good decision making. Originally developed in 2004, PLAY is now the longest running health campaign in professional sports directed specifically at young people. The events are typically two hours in length and include stations hosted by experts from across the United States. This year, for the first time, children with I/DD from chapters of The Arc
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2014 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Avid Collector Seeks Jimi Hendrix 1968 Electric Factory Philadelphia Concert Poster
2. People in crowdsourcing challenge find defibrillators in Philadelphia
3. Honda Issues Recall of 800K Vehicles, Philadelphia Attorneys at Console & Hollawell Warn Consumers of Their Potential Risks
4. Philadelphia Malpractice Lawyers at Console & Hollawell Explore Negligence as Overdoses from Prescription Painkillers Now Kill More People than Heroin
5. Quorn Foods Inc. Comments on an Article Regarding a Year in Review for Philadelphia’s Meatless Meals and the Restaurants That Serve Them
6. Intervention Associates, Philadelphia Area Quaker Care Management and Guardianship Organization, Spins Off Direct Home Care Company
7. Maiden Media Group Certified as Minority Business Enterprise in Philadelphia
8. Pozzuolo Rodden, P.C., Philadelphia Business Planning Attorneys, Announce the Release of "IRS Reaffirms Its Commitment To Expand The Audits Of High Net Worth Individuals"
9. Pozzuolo Rodden PC, Philadelphia Estate Planning Attorneys, Announce the Release of the Article "How To Use A Trust To Protect Your Children's Inheritance From Divorce"
10. Ancient Native Remedy: Healing with Clay prescribed as Powerful Medicine: Zion Health's Clay Bath Detox Minerals now Available at Weaver’s Way Co-op in Philadelphia
11. Pozzuolo Rodden, P.C., Philadelphia Business Attorneys, Announce the Release of the Article: " Can I Sell The Stock Of My Small Business And Pay Zero Federal Taxes?"
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/1/2015)... Arroyo Grande, CA, March 24, 2015 (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 ... is considered by many, the most extreme jungle adventure you ... to as many as 23 days. Endorsed by the Philippine ... , ”Many people have visited the rainforest, but very few ... said Johan Bergman, Chief Adventure Officer. , Armed with nothing ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... New York (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 ... hundreds of Risperdal lawsuits ( http://www.risperdallawsuit2014.com/ ) has ... the calendar for the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, ... Room 206, City Hall. Court records indicate that the ... filed on behalf of Risperdal users who experienced gynecomastia ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... (PRWEB) April 01, 2015 SCI ... patient scheduling platform, today announced that CEO Joel French ... Annual HIMSS Conference & Exhibition in Chicago, April ... Growth with Better Provider Care Coordination Strategies ” with ... at 12 p.m. CDT. More than 38,000 healthcare industry ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... 01, 2015 OSF Saint Paul Medical ... System , was welcomed into the Ministry April 1, ... Msgr. Paul E. Showalter, vicar general of the Catholic ... Dedication culminated a nearly year-long transition process for the ... hospital. Speakers for the morning ceremony included Sister Judith ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... IQ Formulations , one of the ... companies in the U.S., today is commending GNC for taking ... standards for its herbal supplements.* GNC vowed that its new ... the accuracy of labeling on its products. , In ... Formulations CEO Jay Cohen said: , “In a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Pennsylvania Court Overseeing Hundreds of Risperdal Lawsuits Schedules April Meeting 2Health News:Pennsylvania Court Overseeing Hundreds of Risperdal Lawsuits Schedules April Meeting 3Health News:SCI Solutions CEO Joel French and Northeast Georgia Health System to Present at HIMSS15 2Health News:SCI Solutions CEO Joel French and Northeast Georgia Health System to Present at HIMSS15 3Health News:SCI Solutions CEO Joel French and Northeast Georgia Health System to Present at HIMSS15 4Health News:Mendota Community Hospital Now OSF Saint Paul Medical Center 2Health News:Mendota Community Hospital Now OSF Saint Paul Medical Center 3Health News:IQ Formulations Applauds GNC for Enhancing Its Testing and Quality Control Processes for Herbal Supplements 2
... N.J., June 10 Fingertip Formulary(R), the leading ... formulary data, introduces a free, customized mobile solution, ... may now access Fingertip Formulary,s simple-to-use formulary lookup ... iPhone. By having formulary data available at the ...
... ... use as well as usage frequency for up to 90 days, equipping parents with a valuable ... Mart Store. , ... June 10, 2009 -- A new home-based hair follicle drug test kit called HairConfirm™ can detect ...
... ... EHR/PM System to Help Physicians, Organization Deliver on Its Commitment to Clinically Integrate Member ... Dallas, ... healthcare software solutions for physician practices, announced today that after more than two years ...
... ... Lexington, Columbia and Midlands area of South Carolina to reach their weight loss goals ... to her list of impressive medical credentials. , ... Columbia, SC (PRWEB) June 10, 2009 -- Columbia Physician, ...
... According to a research abstract that will be presented ... Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, symptoms of Rheumatoid ... by pain, depression and poor adherence to RA medications. ... RA diagnosis, RA disease activity, level of pain, depression symptoms ...
... ACROSS STATES , , WASHINGTON, June 10 A ... elimination of racial disparities in health, women of color in ... a variety of measures of health, health care access and ... by the Kaiser Family Foundation. , , The report, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Fingertip Formulary Mobile(R) Now Offers Access to Real-Time Formulary Data on the iPhone 2Health News:‘HairConfirm' Is First Drug Test of Its Kind to Report Low/Medium/High Usage; Now Available at Local Discount Drug Marts 2Health News:‘HairConfirm' Is First Drug Test of Its Kind to Report Low/Medium/High Usage; Now Available at Local Discount Drug Marts 3Health News:The Physicians' Organization of the University Medical Center at Princeton Chooses iMedica's EHR and Practice Management Solutions 2Health News:The Physicians' Organization of the University Medical Center at Princeton Chooses iMedica's EHR and Practice Management Solutions 3Health News:Pamela Lyon, M.D. Achieves Board Certification in Bariatric, Weight Loss Medicine 2Health News:Sizable Health Disparities Evident in Every State Between Women of Different Racial and Ethnic Groups 2Health News:Sizable Health Disparities Evident in Every State Between Women of Different Racial and Ethnic Groups 3
(Date:4/1/2015)... what is a first formal tie-up for the two organizations, ... are co-organizing the BPMDS Symposium China Forum ... China South 2015 exhibition at Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center. ... device manufacturers in going abroad. This is the ... China . Furthermore, MEDTEC China South will provide ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... HONG KONG , April 1, 2015 ... stock code: 2211) announced that Mr. Jin Dongtao, chairman ... of the Company, representing 2% of the existing entire ... Limited, at HK$2.82 per share with the total amount ... transaction, Mr. Jin Dongtao,s shareholding will increase from 45.17% ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... April 1, 2015  Medelita® has renewed a commitment ... United States who have exhibited leadership in ... In its inaugural year, "The Right Fit H.E.R.O. Honorarium" ... nominations were narrowed to 10 through a series of ... 10,000 votes from colleagues in medicine, friends, and family.  ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:MEDTEC & NAMSA Co-organize BPMDS Symposium China 2MEDTEC & NAMSA Co-organize BPMDS Symposium China 3Chairman of Jintian Pharmaceutical Purchased Approximately HK$113 Million Worth of Shares Citing Confidence in Company's Development in Online and Offline MacroHealth Business 2Chairman of Jintian Pharmaceutical Purchased Approximately HK$113 Million Worth of Shares Citing Confidence in Company's Development in Online and Offline MacroHealth Business 3Chairman of Jintian Pharmaceutical Purchased Approximately HK$113 Million Worth of Shares Citing Confidence in Company's Development in Online and Offline MacroHealth Business 4Chairman of Jintian Pharmaceutical Purchased Approximately HK$113 Million Worth of Shares Citing Confidence in Company's Development in Online and Offline MacroHealth Business 5Second Annual $25,000 Honorarium for Exceptional Medical Residents to Accept Nominations in April 2015 2Second Annual $25,000 Honorarium for Exceptional Medical Residents to Accept Nominations in April 2015 3Second Annual $25,000 Honorarium for Exceptional Medical Residents to Accept Nominations in April 2015 4
... LISBON, Portugal, September 11 , ... New Intranasal Treatment,for Breakthrough Cancer Pain Over OTFC , ... efficacy of Instanyl in,management of breakthrough cancer pain. The data ... of Chapters of the International,Association for the Study of Pain ...
... , , Letters of Intent due ... DES PLAINES, Ill., Sept. 10 The American Brain Tumor Association has launched ... ideas for solving the challenges of brain tumor diagnosis and treatment. , ... the past decade resulting in better treatments and longer lives for many patients, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Instanyl(R) (intranasal fentanyl spray) Sets New Standard in Management of Breakthrough Cancer Pain 2Instanyl(R) (intranasal fentanyl spray) Sets New Standard in Management of Breakthrough Cancer Pain 3Instanyl(R) (intranasal fentanyl spray) Sets New Standard in Management of Breakthrough Cancer Pain 4American Brain Tumor Association Calls for Discovery Research 2
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
Medicine Products: