Brooke was diagnosed with ALS at the age of thirty-three after four years of weakness in her foot causing a limp. She has spent the last year sharing her story through outlets like The Today Show
and on social media with her 100,000 followers.
Numotion Assistive Technology Professional, Jeff
, came to fit her into a wheelchair in October saying that working with Numotion has been easy. “It was a great experience. Jeff came to fit me and he was so fun to work with. I posted a video of the experience and everyone was commenting how Jeff was so passionate and perfect for this job. He made the experience seem fun rather than scary or sad,” said Brooke.
With her wheelchair, Brooke remains independent and lives life to the fullest with her custom wheelchair. “I'm completely reliant on a wheelchair now, so having one that's comfortable and custom fit for me has been life-changing,” said Brooke. “My body feels better, my posture is better, and I'm so much more comfortable.”
Brooke said with the support of her friends and family, she has been able to laugh in the face of ALS. Documenting her experiences on social media and raising awareness for ALS and approximately one million dollars for ALS research. You can follow Brooke on her journey here
and on Instagram and TikTok