Videos


Juvenile Huntington

Living with Juvenile Huntington's Disease

Information about Juvenile Huntington's Disease, statistics, and family interviews.

Duration: 10 min


Shopping in a Wheelchair

Shopping in a Wheelchair

Wheels2Walking shares grocery shopping tips when shopping in a wheelchair.

Duration: 15 min


Beach Wheelchair

What is a Beach Wheelchair?

John Sage explains the benefits of a beach wheelchair.

Duration: 2 min


Spinal Muscular Atrophy Gene Therapy

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Gene Therapy

Gene therapy is a fitting approach for diseases caused by a single gene mutation, like SMA. It targets the cause of disease by delivering a fully functioning copy of the gene into motor neuron cells. Here's how it works.

Duration: 3 min


Dr. Fabian

Understanding Multiple Sclerosis: MS Symptoms

Dr. Fabian describes the physical, cognitive, and “invisible” symptoms of MS ranging from difficulty walking to experiencing daily fatigue.

Duration: 2 min


Inclusive Playground

Inclusive Playground

Savannah's Playground in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Accessible Adventure found a super cool inclusive (so accessible!) playground!

Duration: 7 min


growing up with SMA

Growing up with Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Maija Fredrichberg has Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Her muscles are slowly deteriorating and her parents were told she wouldn't live past her fifth birthday.

Duration: 29 min


Morgans Wonderland

The Story of Morgan's Wonderland & Morgan's Inspiration Island

Morgan's Wonderland offers 25 ultra-accessible attractions, sprawled across a 25-acre oasis of inclusion. From a wheelchair-accessible Ferris wheel to catch-and-release fishing, there is truly something for everyone to enjoy!

Duration: 4 min


TEDxYouth@BommerCanyon- Jesse Billauer: "Life Rolls On"

Jesse Billauer "Life Rolls On" at TEDxYouth@BommerCanyon

In his moving talk, Jesse proves that there is often more than one course in shaping your destiny.

Duration: 18 minutes


Adaptive Devices

Adaptive Devices

For Families Facing Spinal Cord Injuries

Duration: 1 minute


Yoga For Your Health: High Level Quadriplegic

Yoga For Your Health: High Level Quadriplegic

Samantha is a high level quadriplegic, despite this, practicing yoga relieves points all over her body of pressure. Different poses helps adjust her spine into alignment.

Duration: 5 minutes


Quadriplegic Driving A Wheelchair Accessible Van With An EMC Joystick

Quadriplegic Driving a Wheelchair Accessible Van with an EMC Joystick

A C4 Incomplete ASIA B Quadriplegic finds a van that works for him.

Duration: 15 minutes


Day in the Life: Home Mobility

Day in the Life: Home Mobility

Practical application of bed mobility, dressing techniques on the bed and in the wheelchair, bathroom accessibility and modification. Demonstration of a build in chair lift, education on skin maintenance and integrity, as well as overall home accessibility.

Duration: 14 minutes


Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs

Sheree and Daniel describe how Jade and Barnaby give them more independence and security at home, at work and when they are out and about.

Duration: 6 minutes


Quad Rugby

Everyone Has Their Mountain They Climb

Paralyzed Veterans of America Member and Division 1 Quad Rugby athlete Ryan Lindstrom shares the rehabilitative and restorative power of adaptive sports. "Nobody has a perfect life. Everyone has their mountain they climb and mine is just physical." ~Ryan

Duration: 1 minute


Multiple Sclerosis, the Vikings and Nordic Skiing

Multiple Sclerosis, the Vikings and Nordic Skiing

Follow Multiple Sclerosis patients in the U.S. and Norway on an inspiring journey of heartache, determination and hope as they participate in Nordic skiing to improve their quality of life.

Duration: 1 hour


House Chores From a Wheelchair

House Chores From a Wheelchair

How to perform diverse house chores from a wheelchair.

Duration: 9 minutes


Sport and Everyday Life in a Wheelchair

Sport and Everyday Life in a Wheelchair

Wheelchair basketball and rugby are fast-paced sports, where maneuverability in tight quarters and the durability of the material in one-on-one situations are of crucial importance. But such wheelchairs would be less suitable for everyday life. After all, driving through narrow doors is necessary as well.

Duration: 2 minutes


Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita Rehabilitation in Water

Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita Rehabilitation in Water

Six-year-old Anna suffers from arthrogryposis multiplex congenita. Her joints are different in structure from healthy joints due to multiple joint contractures which were present at birth. This condition is accompanied by increased muscle weakness. Physical therapist Lynn Grabe of Children's Hospital in St. Paul, MN details Anna's aquatic therapy journey. With the help of the physical therapy pool, Anna's increased mobility and strength have greatly improved her quality of life.

Duration: 4 minutes


Up close and personal with matured residual limb

Up Close and Personal with a Matured Residual Limb

10 months since her amputation and here's what her leg looks like now that all the swelling is gone and everything is all healed up.

Duration: 5 minutes


No Legs, No Problem: Jennifer Bricker Interview Part 1

No Legs, No Problem: Jennifer Bricker Interview

Meet Jennifer Bricker - acrobat, aerialist. Born without legs, Jen was placed for adoption by her natural parents as a baby.

Duration: 14 minutes


Raising Children from a Wheelchair

Raising Children from a Wheelchair

A mother with a spinal cord injury, who shares techniques and valuable information on how to raise a child from a wheelchair. Her helpful tips empower parents to successfully place a child in a crib, change diapers on a change table, and put a child in a jolly jumper, swing or in a child safety harness for outings such as walks or grocery shopping.

Duration: 10 minutes


The Spina Bifida Experience: The Importance of Physical Activity

The Spina Bifida Experience: The Importance of Physical Activity

Parents and individuals living with spina bifida talk about the importance of physical activity.

Duration: 2 minutes


ZUMBA in a wheelchair

ZUMBA

JoAnne Fluke, a Zumba® Instructor and wheelchair user is paving the way for people with disabilities to enjoy and benefit from Zumba Fitness.

Duration: 4 minutes


Home Modifications Following a Spinal Cord Injury

Home Modifications Following a Spinal Cord Injury

How 5 people living with spinal cord injury have modified their homes.

Duration: 33 minutes


Deep sea diving in a wheelchair

Deep Sea Diving in a Wheelchair

When Sue Austin got a power chair, she felt a tremendous sense of freedom -- yet others looked at her as though she had lost something. In her art, she aims to convey the spirit of wonder she feels wheeling through the world. Includes thrilling footage of an underwater wheelchair that lets her explore ocean beds, drifting through schools of fish, floating free in 360 degrees.

Duration: 10 minutes


Prevent Pressure Ulcers

The 5 Key Messages to Prevent Pressure Ulcers

Prevent pressure ulcers by learning about the 5 key messages, "SSKIN".

Duration: 4 minutes


Spinal Cord Injury House Modifications

Spinal Cord Injury House Modifications

A member of the Canadian Paraplegic Association (Alberta) describes the modifications he has done on his new home.

Duration: 10 minutes


Wheelchair Accessible Home

Wheelchair Accessible Home

Modifications made during the construction of a new home to make it wheelchair accessible.

Duration: 14 minutes


Skin Injury

Skin Injury

Andrew talks about managing pressure sores and skin injuries.

Duration: 2 minutes


Wheelchair Travel Tips on Airports and Plane Flights

Wheelchair Travel Tips on Airports and Plane Flights

Showing you what it's like and tips along the way for wheelchair users to get through airport security, gate and onto a plane.

Duration: 7 minutes


Coping with TBI to Improve Quality of Life

Coping with TBI

Veterans who have experienced TBI, including some who didn't know they had a traumatic brain injury until later, talk about their experiences. Listen as they describe the signs and symptoms of TBI and its effects on their families. By reaching out for help, they were able to overcome these obstacles and live better lives.

Duration: 2 minutes


Dusty

Dusty's Trail: Summit Of Borneo - A Duchenne Story

The movie trailer for Dusty's Trail: Summit Of Borneo, a movie about a young man's journey with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. The story tells about people coming together from around the world to climb a mountain in Borneo for charity to raise awareness for Duchenne.

Duration: 3 minutes


Working Out

Working Out

Practical application of strengthening exercises as well as multiple demonstrations of transfers to/from the wheelchair and work out equipment. Personal testimony to benefits of working out, demonstration of circuit and utilization of free weights from a wheelchair level.

Duration: 15 minutes


Playground for Inclusion

Playground for Inclusion

NBC news story about an inclusive playground.

Duration: 2 minutes


Wounded: The Battle Back Home - Big Sarge - Family/Peer Support

Wounded: The Battle Back Home - Big Sarge - Family/Peer Support

A father's winding journey from soldier, to civilian, to rejoining the military after 9/11 — and the deployments that would forever change his and his daughters' lives. See how he overcomes fractured vertebrae and traumatic brain injury (TBI) to participate in a WWP cycling event and Tough Mudder challenge.

Duration: 20 minutes


ADA Accessible Playground Guidelines

ADA Accessible Playground Guidelines

Information based on the US Access Board Summary of Accessibility Guidelines for Play Areas. The intended audience includes disability advocates, parents of children with disabilities, and others interested in altering and existing playgound or constructing and new play area.

Duration: 6 minutes


Wounded Warrior Project Norbie Lara

Wounded Warrior Project Norbie Lara

Wounded Warrior Project's purpose is to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members; to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other; and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs.

Duration: 1 minute


Peak Potential

Peak Potential

Peak Potential is a volunteer run non-profit organization dedicated to helping children with disabilities reach new heights.

Duration: 6 minutes


Modified games for kids

Let's Play!

Modified games for kids

Duration: 3 minutes


Spina Bifida

The Spina Bifida Experience

Individuals with spina bifida and their parents talk about their lives and spina bifida.

Duration: 5 minutes


What para-athletes think of the Olympic Stadium

What para-athletes think of the Olympic Stadium

INTENNIS offers an inside look at the Olympic Stadium for the 2012 Paralympic Games.

Duration: 2 minutes


Lisa Beck Discusses Emergency Preparedness for the Disabled

Emergency Preparedness for the Disabled

Mayo Clinic's Lisa Beck Discusses Emergency Preparedness for the Disabled

Duration: 3 minutes


TryMunity

TryMunity Survivors Social Network

TryMunity.com: a new online community for people who have survived traumatic injuries.

Duration: 1 minute


VMI Minivan

Ever Wonder How A Wheelchair Van is Made?

"How It’s Built," a powerful new video that details the conversion process of a Honda Odyssey minivan into a highly specialized vehicle was released to the public on Feb. 22, 2012.

Duration: 10 minutes