"Since 1979 Whirlwind has worked with wheelchair riders around the world to design durable and highly functional wheelchairs that perform well on rough terrain and are built in factories that contribute to local economic development. Whirlwind Wheelchair International is a non-profit social enterprise dedicated to improving the lives of people with disabilities in the developing world while promoting sustainable local economic development in the process."
Awesome people, doing awesome things.
As we continue to develop solutions to problems identified by the disabled community, we also continue to come across others groups and individuals working towards accessibility in other creative ways. On this page we will post any useful resources including; companies, products, movements, or DIY solutions that help increase the independence of the disabled. We would love for you to reach out to us if you come across a resource for consideration on this page. Reach out to us on our contact tab to participate.
The Adapt Design team will continue to post new findings as we come across them. Please use the search bar above if you wish to find a specific resource on this page. Please note that Adapt is not in partnership with these organizations.