Living Life In A Wheelchair

Living Life Lab | Living With Physical Disability

Living with a physical disability brings a unique set of challenges. It creates the necessity to carefully consider each an individual is to complete each task. Beyond the tasks that keeps an individual alive hobbies need to be re-learned to accommodate the special needs of the body and outings require advanced planning. Our Living With Physical Disability tip of the week are themed around education, quality of life and equipping you for maximizing your quality of life and independence.

Tip Of The Week: Tip #21

  • Do not under estimate the value of peer support during times of transition. If your physical disability has flared up or you've experienced a significant setback don't loose track of the value of having someone who has a physical disability to talk about and the depth they are able to understand compared to the general population.

Check back again on Wednesday May 6th 2020 for another tip