Caring for Kids School Year Programs - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

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Upcoming Sports and Fitness Events

To learn more about any upcoming event, call 312-238-5001. Dates/Events


20-26: RAGBRAI Cycling Event, IA

24-27: RIC Military Sports Camp, Chicago

26-27: Chicago Wheelin' White Sox Wheelchair Softball Tournament, Chicago


3: RIC Cycling at Everybody Rides, St. Charles, IL

5-9: RIC Cycling at Bike-On "Ken's Handcycle Camp," Clymer, NY

7-9: National Junior Wheelchair Softball Tournament, Chicago

10: Beyond the Waters Beach Party @ Osterman Beach, Chicago

14-17: Wheelchair Softball World Series, Minneapolis, MN

16-17: Caring for Kids Weekend Programs Late Summer Sessions Begin

20-24: Caring for Kids Scuba Trip, Florida Keys

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Caring for Kids
School Year Programs

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Activities are held mainly on weekends, with some activities during school holidays.

Where: RIC and at various Chicagoland locations
Season: Fall - Spring

Caring for Kids, 312-238-5005

Caring for Kids School Year Programs

Caring for Kids School Year Programs offers a variety of recreational, social and sports activities from September through June. During the school season, Caring for Kids has 2-3 Saturday programs each month generally focused on a sport or physical activity. Besides weekends, Caring for Kids may also be held on Chicago Public School holidays.

Activities include:

  • Tennis
  • Bowling
  • Swimming
  • Golf
  • Indoor Sports
  • Theater and Museums

Therapeutic Horseback Riding

Caring for Kids, in conjunction with Equestrian Connection, offers therapeutic horseback riding and hippotherapy. Therapeutic riding helps improve core balance, posture, flexibiltiy, and self-confidence. This program is held one weekday a month from October through March based on Chicago Public School Holidays. The Caring for Kids Summer Camp also participates in therapeutic horseback riding in July and August.

How to register?

Registering for Caring for Kids programs is easy! Simply follow the directions for enrolling into the Caring for Kids Program or found in the Registration panel to the right. Once enrollment into the Caring for Kids program is complete, youth will be able to register to participate in the summer camp and other Caring for Kids programs offered.