As a daughter of immigrants, my pre-teen years were packed...Read More
Turning tragedy into victory and changing the face of disability
When I was 13 years old, I was in a car accident, which left me paralyzed from the chest down. When people initially see a chair, they think limitation. I wish people would understand that people with disabilities have abilities and can do everything, but in a different way. I am Reveca Torres from Backbones. The mission of Backbones is to connect people with spinal cord injuries and their families with their communities. Click on the play button on the left to listen to the full story!
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