BLING/BEST

BLING/BEST

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BLING (Better Living N’ Girls) is a Weekend for 10 – 15 tween and teens girls, ages of 12 -17, with living Spina Bifida and a parent. The focus of the weekend is to build confidence in young woman living with Spina Bifida. Girls will be empowered through sharing their experiences, gaining self-confidence and receiving some healthy pampering. BLING Weekend was initiated to help adolescent girls learn to confidently embrace their abilities, individuality, and femininity. Boston Children’s Hospital and SBAGNE work collaboratively to hold this weekend in Boston during February or early March of each year.

BEST (Boys, Esteem, Success and Training) is a Weekend for 10 – 15 tween and teens boys, ages of 12 -17, with living Spina Bifida and a parent. The focus of the weekend is to build confidence in young men living with Spina Bifida. The boys will be empowered through sharing their experiences, gaining self-confidence and athletic activities. BEST Weekend was initiated to help adolescent boys learn to confidently embrace their abilities, individuality, and masculinity. Boston Children’s Hospital and SBAGNE work collaboratively to hold this weekend in the spring of each year.