Back to overview
Wings for Life´s mission is to find a cure for spinal cord injury. 100% of every donation goes into spinal cord research. Our focus is not on practical devices, peak performances or leisure activities for people living with this dreadful injury. However, we often find interesting stories in this regard and would like to share some of them with you.
Rob Camm was the world's first tetraplegic to take part in a Tough Mudder challenge. He navigated the 12-mile course in a pioneering wheelchair which he controls with his chin. Read the whole story.
Three students have developed Glasschair: a Google Glass application which helps people with disabilities to get mobile independently through hands-free wheelchair driving. www.glasschair.de
Some months ago dislife.ru started a campaign focused around parking zones for disabled people. More than 350,000 people have now watched their video.
Would you like to tell us about an interesting project? Or would you like to tell us your own, personal story? Just send an email to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org