Dad builds amazing costumes around son's wheelchair
Jeremy has cerebral palsy and has been in a wheelchair since he was 3 years old. His dad builds amazing costumes around Jeremy's wheelchair. This year's costume is no exception.
Camp helps disabled learn to ride bikes
Tips for the Newly Disabled
Offers a number of tips and advice to newly disabled persons who suddenly find themselves with a disability.
10 Badass Disabled Women You Should Know About
Disabled people deserve to know, from our school days, that we’re not just cases, diagnoses, or “not really disabled”; we’re part of a community with its own histories and t…
How One Man's Trip to Toys 'R' Us Brought Mobility to Hundreds of Disabled Kids
This $200 alternative to a power wheelchair could get thousands of physically impaired kids mobile
Change the way you think about disabilities forever! Adaptive sports at Disabled Sports USA
Please subscribe! Disabled Sports USA is your home for adaptive sports for wounded warriors, youth and adults with disabilities. Check out inspiring adaptive...
Be the Change: Six Disabled Activists On Why the Resistance Must Be Accessible
A roundtable with disabled advocates, leaders, and protesters on how they came to activism, building an inclusive movement, and resources you should know about.
How a wheelchair racer went from a hopeless case to the face of the Paralympics
Wheelchair racer Tatyana McFadden has won the Grand Slam of marathons. At the Rio Paralympics, she’ll attempt to win seven events, another unprecedented feat for the athlete who was considered a hopeless case when she was a little girl in a Russian orphanage.
10 activists changing lives for disabled people around the world
Despite facing social stigma, economic exclusion and everyday physical challenges, these activists are fighting to make the world listen to the rights of disabled people
Why Microsoft’s President Thinks Tech Must Be More Inclusive
That includes the disabled, the poor, and the disconnected.
Tips for the Future Care of Disabled Family Members
The new 529A savings account, special needs trusts and professional advice are among the tools that can make planning decades ahead less overwhelming.
How to Answer: Why are You in a Wheelchair?
“Why are you in a wheelchair?” It is a question I get asked, in every style and manner one could think of, by children from every background, almost every time I am in a public place. I have also been asked some form of that question by children of varying levels of ability to understand... View Article
Becky, Barbie's friend who uses a wheelchair, was discontinued. Here's why.
She was introduced in 1997 to much fanfare. Where is she now?
Google.org's Giving $20 Million to Engineer a Better World for the Disabled
Whether its bets succeed or fail, Dot-org may well shape our expectations for how philanthropy is done by the very wealthy and the very powerful in the future.
What the Wilderness is Like for Someone in a Wheelchair
Alvaro Silberstein has a passion for nature. He’s also paralyzed from the chest down. Watch how he became the first person in a wheelchair to complete a famo...
What The Art World Can Learn From A Studio For Developmentally Disabled Artists
Brooklyn's LAND Gallery approaches its artists with seriousness and generosity.
WATCH: 'Disabled' Mannequins Will Change The Way You See Beauty
It's no secret that the smooth, plastic bodies staring out of store windows aren't true physical replicas of the people who stare back at them. But there...
Google's pioneering $20 million bid to help disabled feel empowered
The Google Impact Challenge: Disabilities project aims to promote emerging technologies that increase independence for people living with disabilities.
Facebook’s “Empathy Lab”: How Facebook designs for disabled users
Facebook is releasing its tenets for how it makes the social network accessible to all users -- regardless of physical ability.
School bus driver builds wheelchair ramp for 10-year-old girl on his route
When Thomas Mitchell noticed a mom struggle to get her daughter up and down a ramp outside their home, he jumped into action.