Any Body Can
Any Body Can is an ongoing group exercise and nutrition program designed specifically for people with unique learning abilities. Any Body Can strives to promote optimal health, physical fitness and inclusion of individuals diagnosed with developmental disabilities through the offerings of recreational fitness, fitness exploration, support and education.
- weekly group exercise classes promoting fitness and inclusion
- monthly parent nutrition education classes.
The Any Body Can program is great for the whole family!
Any Body Can is available to families with a school-aged child/adolescent (4 – 21 yrs) diagnosed with a developmental disability. All services are provided at no cost and we serve residents in Bexar County and the surrounding 18 counties.
Come out and join us! The whole family can enjoy fitness activities, adapted sports, and fun games! Every Monday and Thursday from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Mondays, at one of our beautiful San Antonio parks and Thursdays at Any Baby Can (217 Howard St.) Please call to RSVP your spot, 210.547.3014. Or text anybodycan to 1-800-524-3755 to receive text updates about these classes!
About the Director
Alfred Chavira, Any Baby Can’s Wellness Services Program Director holds a Bachelors in Biology and a Masters in Kinesiology. He has 10 years of experience in the field of health and wellness and 6 years of experience in adaptive fitness. Alfred also teaches a CEU Class titled “Teaching Strategies for Adapted Fitness”. He has presented strategies for adapted fitness at multiple conferences including: 2105 SHAPE America Southern District Conference, 2014 California Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation, 2104 5-P Society Annual Conference, 2014 Autism Society of Greater Austin and more. As a contributing blogger, follow the latest adapted fitness trends at NCHPAD Blog.
Consultations are available and provide: group exercise management services, teacher/fitness instructor training and student support. Consultants have expertise in the area of autism and exercise including adapted physical fitness support.
Please contact us to request more information about this service.
Our Great Partners:
Any Baby Can is proud to partner with Artful Start to provide our children with opportunities to be creative through visual arts. Children with disabilities can find opportunities for art throughout our programs including Any Body Can – Health & Wellness, Sibling Support Groups, Autism Services, and the Walk for Autism.
Artful Start is a nonprofit organization in the disability arts field that provides art programs to children with disabilities. All Artful Start programs are inclusive and their staff have a passion for disability rights and a love for visual arts.