Tags » Wheelchairs

Katherine Myers Interview

Title: Assistive Technology Specialist

Company: Wright State University

Location: Dayton, OH

As the mother of an adult son with special needs, Katherine Myers is no stranger to the hard work and challenges that face the disabled each and every day. 75 more words

Education

Distribution Diary 7.2.17

What a lovely few days I have had reconnecting with friends and colleagues and enjoying being back in this vibrant place.
My trip to Safaricom on Saturday was an eye-opener. 480 more words

Community

Distribution Diary 4.2.17

Good Morning from Eldoret.
I am up, clothed and just about in my right mind after sleeping flat out for 12 plus hours. The migraine I had has gone but my head is still quite fuzzy and I feel a bit fragile. 687 more words

Community

Rapid Start to 2017

Well at least for Cindy.  She spent the first week of Jan. 2017 taking care of me.   But after that it was a race.  We had 51 visits to the bodega (202 all of last year) the last 3 weeks of January.  599 more words

Medical Missions

A FEW WARM THOUGHTS…….

At this time of year when my joints are all protesting at the cold weather, my thoughts do not turn to ones of love, but to lovely warm sunshine, long sandy beaches and summery nights when it’s just too warm to put on a cardigan over your strappy t-shirt. 908 more words

Rheumatoid Arthritis And Disabled Travel

How To Make A Home Much More Friendly To Seniors Using Wheelchairs Or Walkers

By Judith Graham 

Then Dan Bawden teaches contractors and builders about aging-in-place, he has them get into a wheelchair. See what it’s like to try to do things from this perspective, he tells them. 1,173 more words

Neurodiversity News & Notes

Wheelchair vs Prams

The UK have a new ruling to prioritise Wheelchairs over Prams on buses. Well firstly thank goodness I never get a bus. So Mr Pualley has spend 5 years of his life so that bus companies would have to do more to accommodate wheelchair users. 318 more words