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Celebrate an Accessible Independence Day

Each year, families across the United States gather to celebrate the Fourth of July, enjoying everything from cookouts to fireworks displays and parties that stretch late into the night. Make sure your holiday is safe, fun and accessible for…
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Securing Your Wheelchair for Independence on the Road

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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 you and your family safe. It’s important to know about these modifications and…
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Summer Lovin’: Accessible Date Ideas

Summer’s in the air and so are new adventures. Long days, beautiful weather and great company are the perfect ingredients to an unforgettable summer season, and here are a few of our favorite accessible activities to enjoy together. Spend…

Father’s Day Gift Ideas – Not Just Another Tie

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Father’s Day is right around the corner, have you found that perfect gift yet? Shopping for fathers and grandfathers may appear to be a challenge, but we’ve put together a few ideas to thank the special men in your life. There’s No Place…
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See You at the 35th Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games

If you’re looking for a summer vacation full of excitement, look no further than the National Veterans Wheelchair Games held this year in Dallas, Texas. Whether you’re taking the whole family to experience these acts of courage and strength,…

Superfest is Taking You to the Movies

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If you live in California, or are considering an accessible road trip to the Golden State, be sure to add Superfest 2015 to your itinerary. The longest running festival of its kind, Superfest features national and international films with a…
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Get Moving with the American Dance Wheels Foundation

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The American Dance Wheels Foundation (ADF) provides great opportunities for the abled-bodied and disabled worlds to come together through movement and dance. Executive director, Melina Kremer, “always loved the brilliance of movement, the…
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All About Lifts: How to Find the Best Option for You

Driving around town in a wheelchair accessible vehicle custom-suited to your unique needs might seem a prize too steep to attain, but with more and more technologies and products entering the mobility equipment marketplace each day, your perfect…
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How to Plan and Host an Accessible Memorial Day Party

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Summer is right around the corner and with the warmer months come the promise of sun, fun and parties. Hosting a Memorial Day Party is the perfect way to kick off your summer adventures, and here are three tips on how to make sure your gathering…
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Ride-Sharing Service Gets a Wheelchair Accessible Makeover

  In recent years, ride-sharing services have become all the craze. If you haven’t heard of Uber by now, you may want to look into the phenomenon. It is an app-based ride-sharing (taxi-like) service that has taken the world by storm. Currently…