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Wheelchair Accessibility Modification for HomesFeatured Posts, Living With a Disability
For those living with disabilities, the way you get around isn’t the only aspect of your lifestyle. There are also adjustments to your home life that need to be…
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Mobility My Way: He’s a Car Guy (In a Car Family)Featured Posts, Lifestyle and Sports, Living With a Disability, Spotlight
Chris Malcom's three (plus) decades on the road. By Mike Savicki Georgia’s Chris Malcom is a car guy. Always has been. The older the cars are, the better. And…
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Mobility My Way: A Planner and Pioneer of What’s PossibleLifestyle and Sports, Living With a Disability, Spotlight
Tricia Downing is a planner. More specifically, she’s that special proactive type who always likes to look and think five steps ahead so that she will be ready…
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2021 Automotive Mobility Awareness Tour Kicks Off at Moss Rehabilitation CenterDrivers With Disabilities, Industry News, Living With a Disability
When Berlin, NJ resident Julia Bonamassa took the field for her youth soccer and softball games at 10 years old, she started falling down a lot. She began having trouble running. A few months later, her identical twin sister, Jessica, started experiencing the same thing.
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Accessible Minivans for Parents with DisabilitiesLiving With a Disability, Wheelchair Accessible
Being a parent is a round the clock job, with no paid vacation or sick days. After all the hours of taking care of your child, the hard work is always worth it.…
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Independence on the Road: What Equipment Do You Need?Drivers With Disabilities, Handicap Accessible Vehicles, Living With a Disability, Mobility Equipment, Wheelchair Accessible
The summer is a great time to take a vacation and explore the open road, but it’s always necessary to keep in mind the proper equipment and adaptations to keep…
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American Lift Aids Helps Grant Teens WishIndustry News, Living With a Disability
NMEDA member, American Lift Aids, recently partnered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to help a local family gain automotive independence...
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Mobility My Way: “It’s What I Do…”Drivers With Disabilities, Handicap Accessible Vehicles, Living With a Disability, Mobility Equipment, Spotlight
Speaking with Charlotte’s Brian Muscarella, it’s hard to imagine that there was once a time that he was intimidated by driving with hand controls. But for those first six months after his highly rare, C7 level, spinal stroke at age 53, he certainly was. Yes, even as he was learning to do so much in life all over again, and adding the new dimension of adaptive sports, he didn’t think he could drive...
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May is National Mobility Awareness MonthDrivers With Disabilities, Industry News, Living With a Disability, Mobility Equipment
Since 2012, May has been recognized as National Mobility Awareness Month, sponsored by the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA). As an advocate for mobility and accessibility for drivers with disabilities, NMEDA and its members continue to support National Mobility Awareness Month...
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Mobility My Way: The Move to a MinivanDrivers With Disabilities, Living With a Disability, Spotlight
This story begins back in the days of car-toppers and bench seats. Remember those? Long before lowered floor minivans and ramp equipped SUVs became the norm—actually, long before minivans and SUVs were even invented—these were a few of the things disabled drivers considered when looking at vehicles to get them on the road...