Handicap International physiotherapists make hand orthoses for John, who has cerebral palsy and whose family was rendered homeless by super typhoon Haiyan. © Maud Bellon / Handicap International

Dreams within reach

John, a fifteen year old boy who was born with cerebral palsy, used to live with his parents in a house close to the beach in Tacloban. But the wind, and above all the water that came with Typhoon Haiyan, destroyed everything.