• 2020 Step Challenge Dance to Play

    We did it! We met the Step Challenge with 153,663,462 steps. Meeting the goal results in APTA contributing $10,000 to LuBird's Light Foundation to build accessible playground equipment for a park in Denver. Thanks to CORA Physical Therapy for the sponsorship and 2,768 participants that contributed to this effort.

    In addition PT in the Community delivered care packages to homeless individuals in Denver and visited local schools to introduce physical therapy and physical activity to young minds.

    About LuBird's Light Foundation

    LuBird's Light Foundation was founded to build magical, inclusive playgrouds for children of all needs to support children with rare disabilities such as PKS. Read the exceptionally heartwarming story of Lucia, affectional called "LubBird" and how this foundation was established.

    Share your step story on social media – use #APTAstep.

      The APTA Step Challenge is sponsored by CORA Health
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    2. PT in the Community

    To impact the lives of locals living in the community that we visit for national physical therapy conferences, with an emphasis in school-aged children and the homeless population. 

    PT in the Community is sponsored by APTA Colorado.
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    and the following sections and academies:

  • Last Updated: 3/4/2020
    Contact: conferences@apta.org
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