Frequently Asked Questions
How much do I need to be able to move my own wheelchair to participate?
ANYONE with a mobility challenge can participate! We have programming for ALL abilities.
What diagnoses do you serve?
We serve ALL diagnoses that affect gross motor skills of the legs. Some of them include: Spina Bifida, Cerebral Palsy, Muscular Dystrophy, Spinal Cord injuries, and many more.
What is the age requirement?
Kids and adults ages 2 and up who have mobility challenges. All we ask is that players participate in adaptive equipment to level the playing field.
Do players need their own wheelchair?
NO. HOPE Inc. has extra adaptive equipment so that everyone can play.
What is the cost?
The cost is $10 per weekly activity for the ENTIRE family.
We are on a limited budget. What if we can’t afford the weekly activity fee?
We have scholarships you can apply for as well as fundraising opportunities. These are available to both kids and adults.
I have other children. Can I bring them along?
YES! We encourage your entire family to participate in our activities.
We don’t live in the Fargo/Moorhead area. Can we still participate?
YES! Many of our families drive from out of town to attend.
Do we have to sign up and attend every week or every activity?
NO. We offer a very flexible schedule. Join us when it fits your schedule.
Can I just drop off my child for the activities?
NO. We need a parent, guardian, care assistant or other adult present during the time your child/children are there.
I don’t use a wheelchair all of the time. Can I still participate?
Any child or adult with a mobility challenge that restricts participation in other sporting opportunities is eligible. We serve kids and adults who may or may not use assistive mobility devices.