Inclusive Sports Center

 
$25
$23,835
Raised
Remaining

Project Video

Inclusive Sports Center

Inclusive Sports Center
(view small | med | large | orig)

Sports Rehabilitation empowering elderly patients

Sports Rehabilitation empowering elderly patients
Sports rehabilitation isn't just for young people. Many of the older patients who've had strokes love having the chance to participate. (view small | med | large | orig)

Keeping Haiti healthy

Keeping Haiti healthy
The gym provides an inclusive environment for able bodied and disabled individuals to keep fit together (view small | med | large | orig)

Spinal Patients training

Spinal Patients training
The center provides sports rehabilitate for people with spinal injuries who have been left completely or partially paralyzed, like Leon, who even got to compete at the London 2012 Paralympics! (view small | med | large | orig)

Children's Outreach Day

Children's Outreach Day
Our disabled athletes challenging the stigma of disability in Haiti, by inspiring the next generation! (view small | med | large | orig)

Young boys life transformed by sport

Young boys life transformed by sport
One of the younger patients who is partially paralyzed has had his life transformed through the sports therapy (view small | med | large | orig)

Inside the gym

Inside the gym
The sports centre has an indoor gym and outside court, where the local community can come and enjoy time together (view small | med | large | orig)

Staff being trained

Staff being trained
Experts from abroad provide training for the Haitian staff, which includes two athletes with spinal injuries, who challenge the stigma of disability through coaching the local community (view small | med | large | orig)

One of trainers leads a woman in exercise

One of trainers leads a woman in exercise
Photo from Progress Report 'Combating the stigma of living with a disability' (view small | med | large | orig)

One of our trainers leads a member in a workout

One of our trainers leads a member in a workout
Photo from Progress Report 'Combating the Stigma of Disability in Haiti' (view small | med | large | orig)

Retired Project

This project is no longer accepting donations.

Still want to help?
Support another project run by The Haiti Health Trust that needs your help, such as:

Organization

Project Leader

Meredith Hutchison

Bethlehem, PA United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Inclusive Sports Center