Most people are not aware that wheelchairs for spinal cord injuries are made to suit the ability and needs of the user. To the non wheelchair user it is like getting a pair of shoes hand made to fit your feet.

wheelchair priceThe prohibitive cost of these chairs means they are only available to those affluent enough to afford the high price or to those whose insurance covers costs.

Wheelchairs should be available to those who cannot currently afford them and modern technology should be employed to upgrade chairs. Why? Because these are a wheelie’s legs, determining how much they can contribute to their society as well as their personal quality of life.