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November 24, 2020

Gift Ideas for Seniors & People with Disabilities

It’s the season of giving and we’re here to help you with some gift ideas for seniors or people with disabilities. Technological advances allow for new […]

November 12, 2020

NMEDA Partners with University of Pittsburgh to Oversee Education & Training Program

The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) and the University of Pittsburgh School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS) today announced an agreement for the school’s Department of […]

November 9, 2020

Mobility My Way: The World Can Wait

By Mike Savicki Back in the early 2000s, Arizona’s Loren Worthington made a decision to see the world. And why shouldn’t he? The Army brat who […]

October 26, 2020

Teens with Disabilities: Learning to Drive A Handicap Accessible Vehicle

The majority of teenagers will assert that learning to drive not only makes for an exciting experience but also marks a very important moment in life […]

October 10, 2020

Mobility My Way: A Heart of Gold!

By Mike Savicki Bob Lujano’s journey from Texas to Alabama, Athens and Beyond There is a scene in the Academy-Award nominated documentary, Murberball, when co-star, Bob […]

September 7, 2020

Finding the NMEDA Dealer Who’s Right for You

When you are in the market for a handicap accessible vehicle, the mobility dealership you choose can make the transaction easy going or a challenge. Considering […]

August 24, 2020

Get Physical with Adaptive Exercise and Equipment

  Exercising and maintaining a fitness routine has been proven beneficial in ways extending beyond improving one’s physical health. Basic physical fitness can hinder chronic disease […]

July 27, 2020

Mobility My Way: It’s the Journey that Matters

Sitting in front of the home computer screen, Army veteran Tim Kelly glides through Google Earth image views and bookmarks the National Parks, historical places of […]

July 27, 2020

Driving with MS: Knowing Your Options

Thankfully, living with multiple sclerosis does not have to mean losing the ability to drive. There is a variety of adaptive automobile equipment available. The National Multiple Sclerosis […]

July 13, 2020

Car Insurance for Mobility Vehicles and Drivers with Disabilities

For drivers with disabilities, a handicap accessible vehicle can transform day-to-day life with added independence. To keep the freedom of the open road rolling strong, there […]

June 22, 2020

Tips for Caregivers

Spending an average of 20 hours per week, more than 65 million people provide care each year to a person a with a disability, someone who […]

June 9, 2020

Adaptive Vehicles: Five Questions and Answers

Having freedom and independence is critical to maintaining a healthy attitude toward life. The ability to drive is usually at the top of the list when […]