PODCAST: Off your Walker? Foray’s Co-Founder Dr. Kavanagh Takes a New Approach to an Old Need

What’s worse than needing help with gait, mobility and balance? Being told you need a walker. No wonder, when the typical walker basically screams “frail elderly,” and is difficult to use as well.

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Neurologist Patricia Kavanagh was struggling to get her patients with Parkinson’s and other movement disorders to use a walker.  So she teamed up with a design and production team to found Foray and create Spring, a modern device that is more functional and stylish.

Listen to the podcast here

Heights and Hills Honors Our Co-Founder at 47th Annual Spring Benefit

For more than 47 years the community-dwelling older people of Brooklyn have been served by Heights and Hills (www.heightsandhills.org). As the borough has prospered this organization has grown and works mightily to combat the isolation which plagues so many elderly.

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Our co-founder, Patricia Kavanagh, was honored at their benefit. You can read about the event here: http://www.brooklyneagle.com/articles/2018/6/5/heights-and-hills-honors-patricia-kavanagh-and-schwartz-barnett-greenfield-family

If you want to read Patricia's full remarks, reach out to us at info@foraydesign.com.

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