News: GoBabyGo

UCF harness system helping children with disabilities make strides

Written By: Kirstin O’Connor / Click Orlando | December 30, 2019
UCF’s Go Baby Go! program partners with Chance 2 Dance studio for The Nutcracker Reimagined.

Go Baby Go at Sabal Point

Written By: Sabal Point Elementary | April 13, 2018
The UCF Go Baby Go! Program teamed up with Sabal Point Elementary’s robotics club to retro fit electric cars to help kids with mobility issues get around.

UCF Helps Launch Go Baby Go! in Belgium for Children with Limited Mobility

Written By: Rachel Williams | October 25, 2017
The first Belgian chapter of Go Baby Go!, an outreach program that works to give children with mobility impairments more freedom, launched this week thanks to the help of the...

Go Baby Go! UCF program helps kids with limited mobility gain independence

Written By: NEWS 13 FLORIDA | September 21, 2017
A Central Florida university has its hand in a nationwide event — helping kids with limited mobility gain independence trough modified ride-on cars.

UCF, Orlando Health Team up to Help Children Vroom Vroom

Written By: Zenaida Gonzalez Kotala | June 16, 2017
The University of Central Florida and Orlando Health are teaming up today to give some children with limited mobility a little bit of independence. Orlando Health is sponsoring a UCF Go...

UCF Hosts First Go Baby Go! Global Summit

Written By: Karen Guin | February 6, 2017
Physical therapists from as far away as Israel gathered Jan. 20-21 at the College of Health and Public Affairs for the first global summit of the mobility project known as Go Baby Go! Joining the group...

UCF Go Baby Go! Receives President’s Award from National Down Syndrome Congress

Written By: Karen Guin | July 26, 2016
Jennifer Tucker spent much of her time at last week’s National Down Syndrome Congress Annual Convention in Orlando showcasing and leading efforts to enhance mobility in children with disabilities. But...

SciTech Central Short: Adult Harness Café

Written By: WUCF TV | February 24, 2016
A unique café has opened on UCF campus that is equipped with a special harness system that allows victims of traumatic brain injury or stroke to be employed. The harness...

UCF Unveils First-of-its-Kind Cafe in Florida

Written By: Karen Guin | February 1, 2016
Ten years ago Diana Tafur was ejected from a New York City taxi in an accident involving a drunk driver and landed on her head. The impact left the then...

UCF Go Baby Go! Provides Modified Toy Cars for 16 More Children

Written By: Karen Guin | December 7, 2015
UCF’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Program hosted a second UCF Go Baby Go! workshop to retrofit motorized toy cars for young children with special needs. UCF physical therapy faculty members and students, administrators,...

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