The Washington University NF Center and St. Louis Children’s Hospital invite you to attend our upcoming Club NF event, a FREE therapy and educational program for children with NF1.
Join us on Saturday, June 11th, at Pottery Hollow in downtown Kirkwoodfor a fun morning of designing and painting pottery,which will benefit your child inthese areas:
- Fine motor skills including handwriting, tying shoes and getting dressed
- Executive function skills such as following multiple step directions,finishing homework andschool projects, and appropriate planningto achieve a goal
- Social Skills to enable your child to speak in a small group, initiateconversation, make eye contact, boost confidence, and buildfriendships
View the event flyer for additional event details.
Club NF is a FREE program that gives school-aged children (grades K – 8) with NF1 the opportunity to experience therapeutic activities within the community setting. The programs are designed by occupational, physical and/or speech therapists from St. Louis Children’s Hospital to challenge and strengthen all areas of development. Parents and siblings are welcome to attend.The Washington University NF Center thanks the St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation for making this program possible.