TAMPA, FL – (April 6, 2015) – Finding a specialist in any field can be a daunting task, but locating a mobility specialist can be especially difficult if you have never heard of NMEDA – the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association. NMEDA is a non-profit member association that has a network of mobility equipment dealers, manufacturers and driver rehabilitation specialists across the U.S. and Canada. NMEDA can assist you by offering a wide variety of mobility specialists who can provide you with the equipment necessary to travel safely, confidently and independently in your environment.
NMEDA members also include Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialists (CDRS) and Quality Assurance Program (QAP) accredited dealers of handicapped accessible vehicles, mobility equipment and more. When you visit www.nmeda.flywheelsites.com you will be able to access the ‘Locate a Dealer’ button on the front page of the website. Simply type in your zip/postal code or state/province, and let your mobility journey begin. The closest NMEDA dealers and specialists will be displayed. Make arrangements to visit the dealer where an assessment can be performed to determine the right adaptive equipment, vehicle modifications or vehicle to help you make the best use of your resources.
CDRS will work hand-in-hand with you, an occupational or physical therapist, and your NMEDA mobility dealer to offer the best mobility solution to fit your needs.
About the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association
Founded in 1989 as a non-profit trade association, the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) supports more than 600 mobility equipment dealers, manufacturers and driver rehabilitation specialists in the U.S. and Canada dedicated to expanding opportunities for people with disabilities. NMEDA is the sponsor of National Mobility Awareness Month each May and the Local Heroes Contest that celebrates Life Moving Forward. For information on NMEDA, please visit www.nmeda.flywheelsites.com, as well as Facebook and Twitter. Visit MobilityAwarenessMonth.com for the National Mobility Awareness Month.