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November 21, 2022

The Gift of Access: Looking into an Accessible Minivan During the Holidays

From easing holiday travel to setting the stage for a fulfilling and mobile new year, adding a wheelchair accessible vehicle to your life can transform your […]

October 22, 2022

Is Your Vehicle Ready for the Winter Cold Spells Ahead?

Frigid temperatures not only slow us down, but can also slow our van and accessible equipment. For example, if you use a hydraulic wheelchair lift, you […]

October 21, 2022

Save the Date! 2023 NMEDA Annual Conference (plus 2022 Conference Photos)

Join us for the 2023 NMEDA Annual Conference in Kansas City, Missouri!

October 1, 2022

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, and NMEDA encourages our members to participate in educating their communities…

September 12, 2022

Tips on Camping for Those with Disabilities

If you’re an outdoor kind of person, don’t let a disability stop you from enjoying Mother Nature, discovering travel in a whole new light or vacationing […]

August 25, 2022

Partner Webinar Success: Muscular Dystrophy Association

Recently, NMEDA was fortunate to host a webinar for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. MDA members, who consist of physicians, allied healthcare professionals, caretakers…

August 11, 2022

New Three-Year Strategic Plan Released

If you’ve been following the storyline of the 2022-2025 Strategic Plan, you know it all began in April, when the NMEDA Board of Directors…

August 11, 2022

BraunAbility and Purdue University Earn 1st Place in DOT’s Inclusive Design Challenge

The USDOT awarded the $1 million first prize from the Inclusive Design Challenge on July 26, the 32nd anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act…

August 9, 2022

Mobility My Way: A Life of Adventure, A Lifetime of Passion

“If your friends don’t get you into situations where you may have to swim out of a vehicle, do you even have friends?” That’s the question Karah Behrend used to caption a June 2019 Instagram video post…

August 4, 2022

Sad News from Capitol Hill

NMEDA is saddened to share that Congresswoman Jackie Walorski, lead sponsor of the Veterans Mobility Safety Act (VMSA) of 2015 and NMEDA friend, was tragically killed in an automobile accident on Wednesday, August 3…

July 28, 2022

Summer CAMS Events Shine

Superior Van & Mobility was the most recent mobility dealer to host to two successful Comprehensive Automotive Mobility Solutions (CAMS) events last month…

July 26, 2022

Acceleration and Braking: Unlock Comfort and Control in Your Accessible Vehicle

From hand controls, steering aids, to extension levers, adaptive equipment can transform the way you drive, keeping you safe and in control behind the wheel. What […]