Contributed article in our worthy cause series. Enjoy! – Kimberly
Children with limb differences are being assisted by the Helping Hands Project in a variety of ways. Since the Helping Hands Project utilizes 3D printing in order to get prosthetic devices to the children, they are providing these children with more than just the ability to do more things but also the confidence that they need to engage in more and more activities that will allow them to blossom into the beautiful individuals that they are.
When Did The Helping Hands Project Begin?
The Helping Hands Project began back in the year 2014. It started with the help of the Biomedical Engineering (BME) department which is at UNC Chapel Hill. This began the process of using 3D printing for the prosthetic devices that were and are given to the children that need them at no charge.Continue reading