News

I Need Straws and Flexibility

I Need Straws and Flexibility

Straws have been there for me. In the years since my injury, the simple plastic tubes have predictably and silently supported my hydration after damage to my spinal cord took all use of my arms and hands. Out in the world, my requests for a straw have previously been...

read more

Videos

more videos

Blog

Roger Daal Making A Difference!

Roger Daal Making A Difference!

The Story of Roger Daal It has been 25 years since the accident and 23 years since Roger Daal moved to The Netherlands. With a successful business to run, a wife and two beautiful kids to take care of, Roger doesn’t have time to dwell on the past or the ‘could have...

read more

Calendar

  • August 18, 2018 3:00 pmPump On Wheels by Ruth Kroes
  • August 21, 2018 12:30 pmFundashon Alton Paas Lunch Presentation
  • September 5, 2018Global SCI Day
  • September 7, 2018Fundashon Alton Paas Anniversary
AEC v1.0.4

More about SCI

I Need Straws and Flexibility

Straws have been there for me. In the years since my injury, the simple plastic tubes have predictably and silently supported my hydration after damage to my spinal cord took all use of my arms and hands. Out in the world, my requests for a straw have previously been...

Parenting From a Wheelchair: Year one of the Ewan Experience

Kelly and I didn’t even have a name picked out before he was born. After eight months of waffling, Ewan and Micah were the boy-name finalists. Choosing a name that he’d carry through life seemed like a big responsibility. Then out he popped, all wrinkles and cries and...

The Risk of Sleep Apnea for Quadriplegics

Not sleeping well? A new study shows more than 70 percent of people with quadriplegia also have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). For many years, the N-ABLE team has heard stories about friends with quadriplegia who don’t sleep well at night or who only sleep a few hours...