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The Braun Corporation has remained a pioneer in the mobility industry since 1963. With a reputation for innovative design and quality craftsmanship, wheelchair and scooter users the world over depend on Braun for their personal mobility every day. With Ralph Braun still at the helm of the company and the industry he created, the original mission of “Providing Access to the World” endures.
The Miami Project has assembled a broad spectrum of researchers, clinicians, and therapists whose expertise relate directly to the problem of SCI and whose full-time focus is SCI research.
By uniting this broad range of knowledge and talents, the Miami Project team of scientists is accelerating the search for effective treatments for SCI.
This software seems pretty easy: I just have to write what’s on my mind, click a button or two, and my words go online for the world to see. Plus, there seem to be some nice interactivity features which some of my readers may enjoy it. I might even get some other activists and writers to contribute blogs of their own. Feedback is more than welcome.
The Toyota Mobility Program supports the mobility needs of Toyota owners and/or family members with physical disabilities.
Provides cash reimbursement of up to $1,000 of the cost to the vehicle owner for aftermarket adaptive equipment, for drivers and/or passengers, when installed on any eligible purchased or leased* new 2001 or later Toyota vehicle. Refer to Assistance Guidelines and Reimbursement Application Form sections of this web site for detailed requirements. Forms are also available from your local Toyota dealer or from any adaptive equipment installer.
On–Screen Keyboard is a utility that displays a virtual keyboard on the computer screen that allows people with mobility impairments to type data by using a pointing device or joystick. Besides providing a minimum level of functionality for some people with mobility impairments, On–Screen Keyboard can also help people who do not know how to type.
In order to assist the 7,800 individuals who sustain a SCI each year, and the 400,000 persons living with spinal cord injuries, the National Spinal Cord Injury Association was established in 1948. The NSCIA has many chapters throughout the United States. Some members have physical disabilities while others do not. Chapter members participate in a variety of activities.
The organization, which was originally founded to help Michael with immediate financial burdens, has turned into much more. We are now a non-profit 501(c)(3), volunteer based, organization that raises funds primarily for spinal cord injury research, grants for victims and their families, spinal cord injury prevention/awareness education and scholarships for locally active high school graduates. We are also one of three founders of the NEW Spinal Cord Injury Association of Kentucky.
In 1985, Barth A. Green, M.D. and NFL Hall of Fame linebacker Nick Buoniconti helped found The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis after Nick’s son, Marc, sustained a spinal cord injury during a college football game. Since then, The Miami Project has become the world’s largest, most comprehensive spinal cord injury research center.
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The Malian Foundation is a not-for-profit organization which provides products and services catering to the needs of charitable causes worldwide. Causes supported by the Malian Foundation are wide ranging in the spirit of the Foundation’s aims of “sharing our hopes and living our dreams”. Examples include dog shelters, churches, universities and multi-national organizations. The Foundation operates two programs, the Empowering Communities Program and the Consulting Services Program, both of which are offered without charge.