Consumer Resources - NMEDA

Consumer Resources

We Got You, Folks…

Whether you are a caregiver or an individual with a disability, it may seem like there are endless possibilities when it comes to mobility equipment solutions. Below are resources to help you navigate your options.

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Getting Started: Six Steps

If you’re looking for automobility solutions, these six steps will help you get on the road to independence.


Quality Assurance Program

NMEDA’s Quality Assurance Program (QAP) is the only nationally recognized accreditation program for the automobility industry.

Learn more about this important credential.


Dealer Locator

Use our easy search tool to locate a QAP accredited dealer near you.


Mobility Equipment Options

Whether you’re a driver or a passenger, explore your automobility equipment solutions here.


Safety-Reviewed Vehicles/Components

These personal use (non-commercial) vehicle conversions and components have been reviewed and accepted by NMEDA’s Compliance Review Program engineers.



Purchasing a wheelchair accessible vehicle can be expensive. These funding and financing resources may benefit you.


Industry Directory

Find a manufacturer for the specific automobility device(s) you need.


Purchasing Online

It’s an Amazon world! But if you are thinking of buying automobility solutions online, there are some serious risks to consider first.



NMEDA offers a formal complaint and mediation process if you are not satisfied with your automobility outcome.


Wheelchair Transportation Safety (WC-19)

WC-19 is a voluntary industry standard that establishes minimum design and performance requirements for wheelchairs that are occupied by users traveling in motor vehicles.


Consumer News/Blog

Stay up to date on industry news and announcements.


National Mobility Awareness Month

Each May, we celebrate this Nationally recognized awareness month and aim to shine some light on auto mobility solutions and the industry as a whole.



We want to help you make educated decisions. Review common automobility questions and answers here.