There is nothing like a personal story to bring home the “where the rubber hits the road” understanding of an issue.
This is very true of the ongoing story of Assistive Technology (AT). In a sense, we all benefit from assistive technology, particularly as we grow older. There is, however, a group of people whose lives can be fundamentally changed by AT. Such is the case of Francesca. She tells her own story on this You Tube video that is worth your time: