“Little Big Steps” – (Re)Discovering Identity, Tackling the Healthcare System & Accomplishing the Unachievable

As a childhood immigrant from Iran growing up in four countries, Arash was no stranger to the unpredictability of life. But nothing could prepare him for waking up in a hospital bed unable to move his body.

Faced with dire prognoses and the limitations of an outdated and unhelpful medical system, Arash shares his story of resilience, perseverance and the power of community, family, and love in allowing him to stand up on his feet.