Just for Smiles creates the right environment to enable everyone, irrespective of disability, to go hiking in a joëlette (special adapted hiking wheelchair) with the support of specialist their institutions.
The foundation’s vision is that one day everyone will have the freedom to enjoy hiking with their family, friends or colleagues.
Organise a Smile Day
The joëlette activity takes place from May to mid-October
You want to organize
a Smile Day?
Our project manager will help you set it up!
A Smile Day centres around a hike using specially adapted wheelchairs called joëlettes, the modern day version of the sedan chair.
Specially trained professional mid-mountain guides, adapted equipment and a carefully chosen environment are required to take participants hiking. As well as a team of volunteers to accompany those with the most restricted mobility.
Hiking with the family
Would you like to enjoy a family hiking session?
Contact our service provider
SEVERELY DISABLED PEOPLE IN SWITZERLAND
PARTICIPANTS IN OUR ACTIVITIES IN 2022
About the foundation
Gliding through the snow, riding the waves, taking in the fresh air of the great outdoors, experiencing the exhilaration of speed: Just for Smiles is a Foundation with a public interest status that gives children, teenagers and adults with restricted mobility the opportunity to enjoy all the excitation and freedom of outdoor activities.