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People On Wheels

Published: April 4, 2013

To improve the quality of life for the growing population of Americans who live and work in wheelchairs by providing a national, state and local information marketplace which supplies support, empowerment opportunities, awareness, advocacy, and a sense of community to those who by illness or injury share extraordinary life challenges.

Website founder goes from accident to advocate for people in wheelchairs and their families

Published: April 3, 2013

FRANKLIN, Indiana — After Nancy Cotterill’s husband broke his neck in 2001, she became his primary caregiver.

Unsure of what to do or how to proceed, she searched online for information about disability and tips on care. Frustratingly, she realized it was difficult for people using wheelchairs and their caretakers to find useful information if they had questions.