Friday, May 24, 2024

Tag: Accessibility

Barrier-Free Travel – Book

Barrier-Free Travel: A Nuts And Bolts Guide For Wheelers And Slow Walkers, 2nd Edition Candy Harrington Authored by the editor of the leading travel magazine...

Striving for Normalcy

Rebecca Wylie has learned how to live what she calls a normal collegiate life despite an illness that has left her paralyzed Every morning, Rebecca...

Spinal Cord Injury Awareness – Understanding the Importance of Language and Images

Every day more than 30 people become paralyzed from spinal cord injury (SCI) or disease. SCI generally results in one of two types of...

Travel After Spinal Cord Injury

Arranging travel is a fairly straight-forward process for non-disabled individuals. Most people contact a travel agency, choose a destination and hope that their baggage...

Volunteers help improve the quality of life of people with spinal cord injuries

In celebration of National Volunteer Week, April 17-23, Canada’s Man In Motion, Rick Hansen, extends his gratitude to the volunteers of Belleville who make...

Now, Dirty Harry Is Gunning for the ADA

I'll apologize to no one for the Americans with Disabilities Act. It's one of the greatest laws ever passed. The ADA covers all races,...

Recipient of Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation Quality of Life Grant

The Transverse Myelitis Association Named Recipient of Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation Quality of Life Grant The Christopher Reeve Paralysis Foundation (CRPF) announced today that The...

Eye for excellence

Decatur man 2nd in national archery contest A second-place finish in a national archery competition would be enough to make most people brag. But not for...

Living For Today-Hope for tomorrow

With the Rick Hansen Wheels in Motion tour fast approaching the Trent Hills Community, people had an opportunity to meet and get inspiration from...

Ontario Government Pays Tribute to Canada’s Man in Motion, Rick Hansen

Hansen Recognized for his Outstanding Contributions to Spinal Cord Injury and Disability Awareness TORONTO, April 29 /CNW/ - Premier Dalton McGuinty and Dr. Marie Bountrogianni,...