Eden I&R Safety Preparedness Workshop at Momentum Transportation & Mobility Expo

On Saturday, April 14th, The CIL’s very first Transportation & Mobility Expo will be held at the iconic Ed Roberts Campus (ERC) in Berkeley, CA from 10am – 4pm. And, Eden I&R/2-1-1 Alameda County will be conducting a safety workshop at this event!

The CIL (The Center For Independent Living) invites community members of all ages and abilities (and their families!) to attend this free event; a transportation and mobility showcase empowering people with disabilities of all ages and their families to get out, to get moving and to actively explore their community.

There will be:

Guest Speakers And Workshops: expect to hear inspirational stories from mobility trail blazers and leaders of industry in transportation, accessibility and community resources. 

Eden I&R will be conducing a SKIP (Safety Kept In Place) Kit workshop, about how to easily create safety for yourself and those around you, using easily found everyday objects. 

Assistive Technology: hands-on workshops and displays where participants can touch, see, hear, and learn about innovative mobility devices and technology designed right here in the Bay Area. 

Fun & Activities: for youth and family members to engage in, such as complimentary sitting yoga, tai chi classes, and wheelchair basketball.

Ed Roberts Campus is located at 3075 Adeline Street Berkeley, CA 94703. For directions, click here: https://www.edrobertscampus.org/getting-here/

For more information visit: www.momentumexpo.org. Send direct inquiries to: Momentumexpo@thecil.org. 

The Center for Independent Living’s mission is to support and empower people who inspire to achieve beyond the boundaries of the expectations others have placed on them.

Eden I&R’s vision is of a community empowered with information and connected to resources, so that all people obtain health, happiness, hope, and improved livelihoods.

Funded by Alameda CTC (County Transportation Commission), MTC (Metropolitan Transpiration Commission), & Caltrans