Stories & Testimonials – Next Step Kids

These are the powerful stories and testimonials about kids at Next Step Bionics & Prosthetics, Inc., from the perspectives of clients and staff members. Click here for a complete list of videos and quotes.

“I’ve been very lucky to find what I consider some of the most caring, compassionate people you could ever find in a company…
The difference between us and everybody else is that emotional connection that we make sure we have with people before we make them something.”

Matt Albuquerque
President of Next Step
Certified Prosthetist / Orthotist
Manchester, NH


“You can tell they care; it’s not just about making a product and ‘off you go.’ They’re really concerned about you as people, as individuals.”

Sara McLaughlin
Mother of Next Step Kid Shaun
Newton, MA


“We had a lot of support emotionally through Next Step, and that’s really the biggest
way it’s affected our lives….
If there was one thing that I could tell a mother who is in the situation
that I am in with their child, is to accept the help that is offered to you and to
reach out to others.”

KelliAnn Mead
Mother of Next Step Kid Carter
Manchester, NH


“My relationship with Next Step has added to the quality of my life by being able to explain how I feel and how my leg feels.”

Lexy Morel
Below-Knee Amputee
Warwick, RI


“I want to work at Next Step… So I can help other people.”

Next Step Kids
Manchester, NH