MOBILITY & INDEPENDENCE
Wheelchair provision is not only about the wheelchair, which is just a product. Rather, it is about enabling people with disabilities to become mobile, remain healthy and participate fully in community life. A wheelchair is the catalyst to increased independence and social integration.
A Wheelchair can empower children with disabilities by enhancing daily living activities such as education related skills. By facilitating the participation, inclusion and mainstreaming of children with disabilities, a wheelchair can significantly impact their self image and sense of self - worth.
To be a “LIGHT HOUSE” for children in need of mobility by empowering education and creating independency.
A COMPREHENSIVE SOLUTION
WHEELCHAIRS OF HOPE together with ALYN hospital – Israel’s Pediatric and Adolescence Rehabilitation Center, will provide an integral solution of a good quality wheelchair together with the necessary training capabilities to local teams.
Who We Are? find out more about The People Behind
Wheelchairs of hope is devoted to development, production and distribution of children’s wheelchairs.
What We Do? A dedicated children wheelchair
We provide an integral solution of a good quality children wheelchair together with the option of necessary training to local teams.
Our Product a light weight & affordable plastic wheelchair
By supporting us you will be helping children with disabilities to become mobile, remain healthy and participate fully in community life.
The one concerned with days, plants wheat; with years, plants trees; with generations, educates people Janosz Korczak
Economic Impact of Mobility on Illiteracy
- Published on 14 August 2013
The Economic Impact
people requiring a wheelchair for mobility do not have access to them.
are CHILDREN in less developed environments
This results in a loss of over
A year to the global GDP.(*)
(*) (A comparison between persons with no schooling and persons with six years of schooling reveals a gap of US$440 to US$1,100 in annual income.)
Articles & Links
world report on disabilities…
General Assembly High-level Meeting on Disability and Development…
The right of children with disabilities to education…
An Article in Yediot newspaper…
NO CAMELS -Social Awareness…
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