We are a global disability charity and social enterprise. Our vision is for a world in which all disabled people are included and can fully participate in all areas of life.

Through our wheelchairs, services and training projects, we have been changing the lives of disabled people in developing countries for nearly thirty years.

Your support allows us to enable mobility, independence and new opportunities for disabled people around the world.  Read More

According to the World Health Organization

  • 70m people worldwide need a wheelchair

  • 80% disabled people in developing countries live in poverty

  • 90% disabled children in the developing world do not go to school

Disability and COVID-19 in developing countries

Motivation asks how coronavirus is increasing risks for disabled people in developing countries.

Gifts in Motion

Whether you are looking for a birthday present, thank you gift or stocking filler, our charity gift catalogue is a great place to start! Shop now.

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Author: Anna-Kate Taylor

Disability Inclusion through a Global Pandemic

New ways to connect online have strengthened the impact of our work. Watch our first virtual event to find out more.

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Author: Anna Reeve

Challenging disability discrimination in Uganda

Fred explains the staggering impact of disability discrimination in Uganda and how his work seeks to make change.

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Author: Anna Reeve

Our stories

  • Stella's Story

    Stella has Spina Bifida and uses a Motivation wheelchair. During lockdown she developed a video showcasing stretches wheelchair users can do to keep active. Read more

  • Nolia and Kalimo, Malawi

    Nolia and her dad, Kalimo, live in Malawi. They recently attended Motivation's Parent and Carer Training. This is their story. Read more

  • Grayson, Tanzania

    When Grayson damaged his spinal cord in an accident, he could no longer work as a driver. Having lost his income, he struggled to support his family. Until he discovered Motivation. Read more