There are nearly 1 in 50 people living with paralysis - approximately 6 million people. It means that we all know someone -- a brother, sister, friend, neighbor, or colleague -- living with paralysis. These aren't strangers. They are only one degree of separation from all of us. But their lives are different. They live with a condition that affects their family life, their ability to work, and their capacity to enjoy even the most routine everyday activities that others take for granted. Their story is our story.
Erica was a young single mother of two when a car accident left her paralyzed with a spinal cord injury. At Walking With Anthony, we know all too well the trauma this poor girl went through. When she tearfully says ‘’it was the hardest year of my life’’, you can’t even imagine her pain. Not