UCF Go Baby Go! kicked off at the University of Central Florida, in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, in 2015 under the direction of pediatric specialist and DPT faculty member Dr. Jennifer Tucker. UCF Go Baby Go! strives to provide innovative, accessible, and practical options to improve the lives of individuals with limited mobility.
Knights on the Go! Café is one of the programs developed by UCF Go Baby Go!, an initiative of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Aramark Inc, UCF Business Development, the College of Health & Public Affairs, and Dr. Cole Galloway at the University of Delaware. The café uses harness technology as a way to offer an innovative and immersive opportunity for individuals with motor impairments that incorporates both physical an vocational rehabilitation.
If you know someone who might benefit from this program, you can submit a nomination form by click the button below.
Through our workshops, and individual builds, UCF Go Baby Go! provides children with mobility limitations modified ride-on cars, drastically impacting their lives by getting them moving! Mobility has been demonstrate to positively affect a child's physical, cognitive, and social development.
UCF Go Baby Go! is currently accepting applications for upcoming Workshops, so if If you know a child who would benefit from receiving a Go Baby Go car, click the Nominate a Child button below.
Go Baby Go! Harness Play Dates
UCF Go Baby Go! hosts harness play dates in our IMOVE lab and around the community throughout the year. The system provides body weight support to the child with mobility impairments; giving them the opportunity to freely engage with their peers and environment in an upright position, within the footprint of the system.
UCF Go Baby Go! is currently accepting applications for upcoming Play Dates, so if If you know a child who would benefit from participating in a harness play date, click the Nominate a Child button below.