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A Voice Is a Powerful Thing

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Google has teamed up with the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation to give away 100,000 Home Mini speakers. The speakers will be given away to people living with paralysis and their caregivers. This marks one of several major accessibility projects by Google in 2019. Hurry as this offer ends soon! Smart speakers are one of […]

July 26, 2019

Wheelchair Stroller Attachment

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Parenting is hard enough for physically typical moms and dads, but throw in a disability and it gets a bit more complicated. There are more products on the market now than ever, but we still have a long way to go to give disabled parents the innovation they deserve, and the designers of this wheelchair […]

July 9, 2018

Parenting from a wheelchair doesn’t require a minivan

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Being a father in a wheelchair isn’t necessarily a curse into minivan prison. For the first few years, I drove a Braun minivan and was incredibly excited just to be back on the road and independent. We managed along, but I really longed to be in something different… anything besides a minivan. I’m not knocking […]

February 1, 2018

Do it yourself modified crib

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Parents with disabilities face numerous challenges when caring for a newborn. Besides the usual lack of sleep and anxiety about such a small and dependent life, much of the equipment for infants and children present substantial barriers for parents with disabilities. Changing tables are built for standing, bathtubs can take two (or more!) hands, and […]

September 6, 2017

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