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Historic Settlement on NYC Taxi Access

Historic Settlement on NYC Taxi Access

On Dec. 6, 2013 a historic settlement agreement was announced at a press conference in Lower Manhattan between the New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission, United Spinal Association, and other disability organizations that would make 50 percent of yellow taxis in Manhattan wheelchair accessible no later than 2020. “This will open incredible new opportunities […]

Bronx-Based Team ReWalk to Walk 1 Mile for SCI Research

Bronx-Based Team ReWalk to Walk 1 Mile for SCI Research

This Sunday a very exciting thing is happening – three paraplegics from the NYC-area will be using the amazing ReWalk, a revolutionary bionic exoskeleton from Israel, to walk 1 mile as part of “Team ReWalk,” to raise money for the Bronx Veterans Medical Research Foundation. Jon Woo, one of the members of the group, has […]