Giuseppe’s New Seat Elevator

Giuseppe’s New Seat Elevator

“Team Gleason has made an incredible difference in the life of our father and grandfather, Giuseppe. This chair gave him back a huge part of his independence, allowing him to move freely around the house. He greatly enjoys being able to lift his chair and look out his...
At Just the Right Time

At Just the Right Time

December 2021by Shelly Powell For part of my growing up years we lived in Panama City, Florida where my dad was pastoring. My mom instilled in me a love for the ocean surf and would walk with us along the shore in “free abandon” as she called it.  Recently I felt a...
I Have My Voice Back! | Erin W.

I Have My Voice Back! | Erin W.

“Thank you Team Gleason for helping me cover the copay for my Tobii TD Pilot with eye gaze! I was diagnosed with Bulbar ALS in April 2021. Within six months, I lost the ability to speak. I found other ways to communicate through my phone, but the weakening of my...
Global ALS/MND Awareness Day

Global ALS/MND Awareness Day

June 21st is Global ALS/MND Awareness Day.   In the U.S., every 90 minutes someone is diagnosed with ALS and every 90 minutes someone with ALS dies.   Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease and outside the US as Motor Neuron...
Testimonial: José F.

Testimonial: José F.

“I am delighted that I have finally received my customized Permobil power wheelchair! Thanks to a grant from Team Gleason, my chair also includes the ability to elevate. This feature allows me to be more independent by helping me get to a standing position to...