Gabby is on the go Getting ready for school each morning for any mother is stressful, but imagine having to brave cold, rainy, or snowy conditions with one hand gripping a backpack and one holding your daughter while transporting her to a wheelchair housed in a shed due to lack of accessibility in the home.This was a reality for Gabby Valdez and her mother, Christina. Racing to get her daughter secured in her chair before the school bus left her was an added barrier Christina faced.
Life as Richard knew it has changed forever. Before being connected to The Ability Center (ACT), Richard had no direct access to his home because of steps at
Now, he is able to maneuver in and out of his home on his own thanks to an
Mark was born and raised in Bronson, Michigan but has called Bryan, Ohio home for the past six years.
It was the summer of 2016 when Mark suffered an injury due to a motorcycle accident that left him paralyzed. He wasn’t familiar with Ability Center programming but soon discovered all that our organization has to offer those with all types of disabilities.