Independence - One Foot at a Time

Freedom to Walk Foundation

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization assisting with funds for the purchase of WalkAides® for children and adults diagnosed with “Foot Drop” due to Multiple Sclerosis, Cerebral Palsy, Stroke, Spinal Cord Injury, or Traumatic Brain Injury. With an out of pocket cost of $5,000 per unit...

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What is Foot Drop

Foot Drop is a condition characterized by weakness or paralysis of the muscles involved in lifting the front part of the foot necessary for people to walk. It causes a person to either drag the foot and toes or engage in a high-stepping walk called steppage gait.

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What is a Walkaide

WalkAide® is a revolutionary, electronic device which alleviates the symptoms and complications of Foot Drop. When worn on the calf, the WalkAide® sends electric impulses to the affected foot causing the foot and leg to lift and follow through

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  JOIN US to Help A Child To Walk! Golf, Food, Raffles, Prizes, and Fun! No golfing ability? No problem! Topgolf is a game for all ages.  Score points by hitting micro-chipped golf balls at giant dartboard-like targets on an outfield.  The closer you get your ball to the center or ‘bullseye’ and the further the distance,…

5th Annual Gala Gallery

After much debate about canceling the event and expecting a smaller-than-normal crowd due to Hurricane Irma and other factors, the Fifth Annual Freedom to Walk Foundation Gala proved successful. A full crowd gathered at the Centre Club to dine, bid on prizes and gift baskets, enjoy entertainment from violinist Cosi Gonzalez and hear inspirational speeches.…

TOGETHER, Enriching Lives, One Foot At A Time!

Device helps Triad woman learn to walk on her own after aneurysm ALAMANCE COUNTY, N.C. — A Triad woman who thought she would have to use a walker for the rest of her life, now has hope that she’ll be able to walk on her own again. “I want to be able to do simple things,…