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This is our newsletter, Kristen does this for us and she will update it as soon as she has time. If you would like the offical SARBI Update see our members page

#5-501 45th Street West
Saskatoon, SK
S7L 5Z9
August 2000


Things are going great here at SARBI. I recently took over the Program Coordinator position when Tammy accepted a full-time job at Sask Abilities. I really enjoy working here and all the wonderful people I get to work with.

Angela Ottenbreit has been with us for the summer, planning fun activiites for everyone to partake in. She has also implemented a mall walking program for a few of our clients. She has done a great job and will be greatly missed by all when she heads back to school in the fall.

The program continues to be overseen by a volunteer Board of Directors to which you are invited to contribute as a member. Please feel free to nominate yourself or another willing individual to sit on the board and be a part of the decision making process. Don't hesitate to call us for more information.

At this time I would like to extend an invitation to our annual BBQ and games on August 21. This will be taking place at the Forestry Farm. It begins around 3:30 and will go until 7:00. We would really like to see all family, friends and volunteers there to enjoy the festivities. Please call us by August 18 to let us know haw many are planning on attending the BBQ. We hope to see you there.

Feel free to stop by our new facility at #5-501 45th Street West or give us a call at 373-3050. We would like to meet and visit with you.

Kristen Ridalls
Program Coordinator

SARBI Summer Events

June 5 - Boxing Match
June 7 - Movie
June 8 - Movie
June 12 - Bowling
June 14 - Bowling
June 22 - "Hello Dolly" (play)
June 26 - Pizza and Games
June 29 - Games at Kinsmen Park
July 5 - River walk and Animal Outreach
July 10 - Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan
July 17 - Forestry Farm and Picnic
July 19 - Forestry Farm and Picnic
July 24 - Movie
July 27 - Movie
August 9 - Exhibition
August 10 - Fringe
August 14 - River Boat Cruise
August 18 - Folkfest
August 21 - BBQ and Games
August 27 - Cruise Night
August 30 - Men's Softball Championships

Join The SARBI Team!

Interested in getting involved with SARBI? We are always looking for more volunteers. Volunteers are the backbone of the SARBI program. As a volunteer you will have direct involvement with clients and will be trained to do "hands-on" exersices in the Physical, Occupational, Speech and Language areas.
Please call 373-3050 for more information or e-mail us at
SARBI also has a position open on its Board of Directors. If you are interested in assisting with the SARBI program by being a part of the decision making process, please contact
Mary McKee at 373-3050 for more information.

SARBI - Wish List

As you know, we have recently moved to a new location - a place we can call our own. A list of needed items has been developed by SARBI. If you can assist us in aquiring these items it would be greatly appreciated.

Facility/Program Wish List
1. Electric Kettle 2. Physio Ball - peanut shaped
3. Office Chairs 4. Air Tube
5. Free Standing Basketball Hoop 6. Sask a pole
7. Wheelchair, quad cane, walker 8. Rocking Bed
9. Heavy Duty Stapler 10.Ceiling Walk Track
11.Tools 12.Hydrolic Lift
13.Barbeque 14.Transfer Belts
15.Three sheets of Enviro Board ($150.00) 16.Walkers
17.Wiring for Stove ($250.00) 18.Clawed Quad Cane
19.Banner -Volunteer Appreciation ($145.00) 20.Goniometers
21.Blinds for large windows 22.Spring Beam for hanging pulleys
23.Sign for outside building 24.Medical Tape Measurer
25.Flooring for Gym 26.Old Fashioned Blood Pressure Count