A social network and support resource for friends, family, and survivors of spinal cord injury.
The interactions of human beings has always fascinated me. It’s funny to watch the reactions of some people when they meet someone who’s disabled. Most of the time, people are normal but there’s always a few that seem a little uneasy. Sometimes it’s hard to get eye contact from them. Maybe they think I better not get too close, I might catch what he’s got. Some are afraid if they ask you something and you’d answer in grunts and hand…Continue
I am an occupational therapist and researcher at the University of Southern California. I am working on a project to understand the experiences and needs of young people with a SCI, and I would love to hear from you!
Are you between the ages of 15-22?
Do you live in Los Angeles…Continue
The Uber app is built to expand access to transportation options for all, including people with disabilities, and we are constantly innovating our platform and operations to meet that demand. Today, we are announcing a new platform innovation: the ability to request a wheelchair accessible vehicle in New York City’s outer boroughs.
Recently, we met…Continue
Hi! I'm looking for reviews for my novel, Into the Deep End. I am working with Project Walk, and part of the proceeds from the sale of the book go to the Project Walk Foundation, but I'd like to get the word out about the book. No one can find it if…Continue
To all my push rim brothers and sisters who may be sad or depressed. I have one solution for you stand up and live life!!! after injury you now have the chance to reinvent yourself and do whatever you like!!! Don't waste time become active with your…Continue
Hi, this is my first post and I won't lie I'm kinda really nervous about even asking this question. The short version - I was injured @ C6-C7 but got up and went home. I went to the Dr and just had issues with a diagnosses and getting an MRI /…Continue
Hey guys! We wanted to share this little blurb of info we collected on the ABLE act. For some of you, you may be trying to figure out insurance and benefits. This may help:When something catastrophic happens to you or a loved one, it can be easy to…Continue
Hey al do l,So I'm in and and sudden need a of a new vehicle. I was driving a Toyota Tundra with a lift which worked fine, but gas was terrible. Before my truck I had a Honda Element, which I would get again, but decent used ones are out of my…Continue