Wider World

Wider World

This series explores people, organizations, athletics, technology, products and services that celebrate the resilience of the human spirit and the abilities of all.

All Past Episodes

Wider World

26:46 | #1852 | TV-G

A photographer with a disability captures the city of New York with a unique perspective.

Wider World

26:46 | #1851 | TV-G

A group that works with Autistic children is highlighted.

Wider World

26:47 | #1850 | TV-G

The sport of rock climbing is adapted for a young man with a prosthesis.

Wider World

26:47 | #1849 | TV-G

We travel to the United Kingdom where experiments are being done to help people with visual disabilities.

Wider World

26:46 | #1848 | TV-G

A new therapy is used to help people with limited mobility regain motion and eliminate pain.

Wider World

26:46 | #1847 | TV-G

A school in Detroit leads the way in helping students with disabilities achieve success.

Wider World

26:46 | #1846 | TV-G

Old medical items are repurposed for people in need.

Wider World

26:46 | #1845 | TV-G

The story of a drummer who doesn't let his disability stop him is featured.

Wider World

26:46 | #1844 | TV-G

An adaptive trail in the New Hampshire becomes accessible.

Wider World

26:47 | #1843 | TV-G

Come with us as we enjoy a beautiful day boating.

Wider World

26:46 | #1842 | TV-G

Wheelchair rugby benefits its team members both on and off the court.

Wider World

26:46 | #1841 | TV-G

Veterans groups assist injured people in adaptive activities.

Wider World

26:47 | #1840 | TV-G

Learn how music therapy helps students.

Wider World

26:46 | #1820 | TV-G

Meet an athlete who is a champion in the sport of Wheelchair Racing.

Wider World

26:46 | #1818 | TV-G

A young boy fights Usher Syndrome with the help of his family.

Wider World

26:46 | #1817 | TV-G

A young man becomes involved with a sports group that makes adaptions to equipment so everyone can play.

Wider World

26:47 | #1816 | TV-G

A group in San Francisco is helping people with disabilities find meaningful employment.

Wider World

26:46 | #1815 | TV-G

A sporting event in Zurich, Switzerland for people who use assistive technology is highlighted.

Wider World

26:47 | #1814 | TV-G

Learn how music helps a woman after a traumatic brain injury.

Wider World

26:46 | #1813 | TV-G

Learn about the adaptations available for the sport of skiing.

Wider World

26:46 | #1812 | TV-G

A therapy program that is helping people recover from their injuries is showcased.

Wider World

26:46 | #1811 | TV-G

A documentary captures stories of people with disabilities who participate in the sport of skiing.

Wider World

26:46 | #1810 | TV-G

Meet an athlete with Lyme Disease who doesn't let it stop her.

Wider World

26:46 | #1809 | TV-G

Discover how adaptations in the workplace accommodate a young woman.

Wider World

26:46 | #1808 | TV-G

Travel to Texas where we meet a former NFL player who works with recovering Veterans.

Wider World

26:46 | #1807 | TV-G

The reading disorder Dyslexia is highlighted (Part 2).

Wider World

26:46 | #1806 | TV-G

The reading disorder Dyslexia is highlighted.

Wider World

26:46 | #1805 | TV-G

Learn how one young man learns to adapt to his new prothesis.

Wider World

26:46 | #1804 | TV-G

Discover how one family helps their daughter with Juvenile Arthritis.

Wider World

26:46 | #1803 | TV-G

Meet a group of Sign Language Interpreters who work at bringing music to the deaf.

Wider World

26:46 | #1802 | TV-G

Learn how a man fights against his Multiple Sclerosis.

Wider World

26:46 | #1801 | TV-G

Travel with us to Sydney, Australia and meet a Quad Rugby Player.

Wider World

26:46 | #1752 | TV-G

Meet a visual artist who has adapted his computer so he can paint.

Wider World

26:46 | #1751 | TV-G

A journalist with a diagnosis of Alzheimer's discusses how he is fighting this disease.

Wider World

26:47 | #1750 | TV-G

We go to the United Kingdom where we visit a wheelchair rugby player.

Wider World

26:46 | #1749 | TV-G

A woman wouldn't let her injuries from the Boston Marathon bombing stop her from living her life.

Wider World

26:46 | #1748 | TV-G

A look at how veterans are being taken care of in our Rehabilitation Hospitals is featured.

Wider World

26:46 | #1747 | TV-G

Meet a young man who is a wheelchair basketball athlete from Canada.

Wider World

26:46 | #1746 | TV-G

We visit a Rehabilitation Hospital in Missouri that specializes in empowering children in their recovery.

Wider World

26:46 | #1745 | TV-G

Travel to Toronto to see how a young man is providing business with easy to install wheelchair.

Wider World

26:46 | #1744 | TV-G

An invention that's helping people use their Disabled parking pass is showcased.

Wider World

26:46 | #1743 | TV-G

Home modifications are done for two boys with Cerebral Palsy.

Wider World

26:46 | #1742 | TV-G

Dyslexia can be controlled with proper intervention. Discover how one Mother is helping her child.

Wider World

26:46 | #1741 | TV-G

A group in Florida is building accessible baseball parks for people who use wheelchairs.

Wider World

26:46 | #1740 | TV-G

Summer's here! Let's head to the beach and learn about accessible recreation.

Roger Tribute; Hearing Speech & Deaf Center of Greater Cincinnati; MORC Medicaid Dental Benefit

Guest host Roger McCarville, Jr. provides a tribute to the late host, plus stories about an audiology clinic in Cincinnati and the loss of the Medicaid adult dental benefit for people with developmental disabilities in Michigan.

Emily; UD Mercy; Sweet Dreamzzzz

A profile of Rock CF founder and Detroiter, Emily Schaller; University of Detroit Mercy engineering students display adaptive technology they designed; and Sweet Dreamzzz provides bedtime essentials and sleep education to at-risk children in preparation for classroom learning.

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