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Don’t Get Left Out in the Cold: Winter Weather Advisory for People with Disabilities

Craig Kelley, left, pushes his uncle, James Poole, in his wheelchair during a snowstorm in Kansas City, Mo. on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014. A winter storm bore down on…
Ramping up Wheelchair Access

Ramping up Wheelchair Access across Canada

Universal accessibility and ensuring persons with disabilities are able to freely and comfortably navigate throughout a space is a major objective for the future…
How to Keep New Years Resolutions

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions in 2015

For most of us, New Year’s is a chance to reflect on the past and decide to make some changes in the future. But it’s certainly easier said than done. Studies…
mobility vehicles

What’s the Right Mobility Vehicle for You?

Having a safe and reliable method of transportation can make going about your day more comfortable while eliminating stress. If you, or a loved one, live with a…
How Can a Wheelchair Accessible Car or Van Change Your Life

How Can a Wheelchair Accessible Car or Handicap Van Change Your Life?

With adaptive technologies emerging each year, mobility vehicles have become more powerful than ever before. These handicap solutions have changed the lives of countless…
Winter Prep

Winter Prep: How to Drive in Snow, Slush and Ice

Wintertime means a wonderland of snow for many parts of the country. While this might brighten the spirits of young kids and those in the holiday spirit, when it…
First Steps

The First Steps to Getting on the Road in a Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle

Purchasing or financing a wheelchair accessible vehicle takes time, money and a little bit of research. Because of the many available options when it comes to handicap…
Assistive Technology

Assistive Technologies to Make Your Life Easier

Technology plays a huge role in most of our lives. From our smartphones to our laptops and even our vehicles, advances in available devices have made incredible…
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Finding a Used Wheelchair Vehicle that Fits Your Needs

When it comes to wheelchair accessible vehicles (WAVs), the great variety of adaptive equipment systems available makes the number of possible conversion combinations…
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Things You Should Know Before Renting a Wheelchair Accessible Van

Whether your own wheelchair accessible vehicle (WAV) is undergoing repairs or modifications or you’re testing the adaptive automobile waters before taking the…