Upper Limb EmpowerFest

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Whether you have lived with upper limb loss your entire life or you’re new to being an amputee, you will leave EmpowerFest inspired and encouraged to try new skills that will improve your quality of life. This event is jam packed with exciting activities and education, but the most rewarding take-away will be the connections you make with other people in the limb loss/limb difference community. Don’t miss out on this life-changing event! 

Event Details 


Dates: November 8-10, 2019 
Registration is Thursday, November 7, 5-7 p.m.
Event starts at 9 a.m. on November 8 and ends at 2 p.m. on November 10, 2019

$50 per person and includes all meals during the event

Courtyard Marriott Grapevine 
2200 Bass Pro Court, 
Grapevine, TX 76051 
Email empowerfest@hanger.com if you still need to book your hotel.

Activities and Topics: 
- Cooking Class at Sur La Table 
- Gadgets for Home Automation and Independent Living 
- Component Trial of the latest Prosthetic Technologies 
- Yoga, Swimming, Strength and Conditioning, and Painting 
- Adaptive Driving 
- Bilateral Upper Limb Track and Support Group 
- Pain Management 
- Surgical Options 
- Amputee Life Hacks 
- Friday Night Party!

The closest airport is DFW Airport (3.8 miles away) and the hotel has complimentary shuttle service to/from the airport. Please call the hotel to book the shuttle.

For questions, please contact empowerfest@hanger.com.