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Winnebago Debuts “Accessibility-Enhanced” Motorhomes

With a goal of bringing greater comfort to people traveling in wheelchairs, Winnebago recently debuted three new “accessibility-enhanced” motorhomes at the 2019 Florida RV Supershow.  Intended to increase the comfort and privacy of wheelchair-using…
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Prep for the Holidays in a Wheelchair Accessible Kitchen

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Brisk air, shorter days and finding a pumpkin patch on every corner can only mean one thing—holiday season is upon us and with it come delicious feasts enjoyed with loved ones. For some of us, this also means lots of time spent in the kitchen.…
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Tips on Buying A Used Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle

Buying a wheelchair accessible car, van, or truck can be a big investment, but if you’re willing to put in the time and do the research, it’s possible to find a good quality used handicap vehicle. The key is finding one that’s suitable…
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NMEDA: Ensuring Quality and Safety Through Training

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At NMEDA, quality and safety are of utmost importance—they are the founding premise of our association as a whole. Our Quality Assurance Program (QAP), the only nationally recognized accreditation program for the adaptive mobility equipment…
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Accessible Social Activities in Your Area

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One of the most important things we can do to improve our mood, health and well-being is to stay active within our community. Whether it’s once a month or a few times a week, finding a club or activity that you love is the perfect way to connect…
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Two New Mobile Apps to Get You Moving

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If you’ve ever gone on a local outing or vacation and attempted to navigate the streets in a wheelchair, you know how difficult it can be to conquer the terrain. From curbs to stairs, dips or sidewalks in disrepair, it’s hard to predict…
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Preparing to Travel With a Disability

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With the holidays drawing near, it’s time to get plans for family visits and end-of-year trips finalized before the busy season is in full swing. Traveling with a disability that requires mobility equipment can quickly become a stressful task…
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Get Better Service with These Vehicle Repair Tips

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When your accessible vehicle needs repairing, where do you take it? After checking the warranty, take it to the place where you bought it. But if you are out of town, have moved or it’s after hours, what do you do? You should know that answer…
Transportation for Riders with Disabilities

Transportation for Riders with Disabilities

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Buying a handicap accessible vehicle can be a major financial commitment, so it’s understandable that you may need to rely on other modes of transportation until you can purchase your own minivan, car, truck or SUV. Luckily, if you don’t…
Five Innovative Must Have Accessibility Products

5 Innovative, Must-Have Accessibility Products

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When it comes to creating the next big thing in accessibility driven products, there’s a lot of competition out there. From consumer and vehicle technology, to athletics, mobile computing and more, the possibilities are virtually endless. Here,…