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March 5, 2022

NMEDA Resources Featured in AARP Article

In a recent AARP article, NMEDA’s Amy Schoppman weighs-in as a subject matter expert on the process of purchasing a wheelchair accessible vehicle…

March 3, 2022

QAP Guidelines Now Online, Indexed, & Searchable

Several months ago, we shared the indexed version of the QAP Rules with promise that a similar format was coming for the Guidelines, well, it’s here!

March 2, 2022

NMEDA Needs You! Volunteer for a Committee

Have you been thinking of a way to get a little more involved with your trade association? Well, we have the answer for you—join a committee!

February 24, 2022

Welcome to the NMEDA Hall of Fame!

NMEDA would like to send a big “Congratulations!” and recognize the inductees to the 2021 NMEDA Hall of Fame…

February 21, 2022

Play from your Chair: Sports that Don’t Require Adaptive Equipment

Staying fit with wheelchair sports Wheelchair sports have seen a surge in popularity over the past decade. From Olympic competitions to locally organized events, more athletes […]

February 3, 2022

2021 Conference Education Presentations Available for Download

Thanks again to all who were able to attend the 2021 Annual Conference last month. If you’re looking to apply the tips and strategies shared during our education sessions but need a refresher, you can now download the presentations…

January 25, 2022

That’s a Wrap: 2021 Annual Conference & Auto Mobility Expo

Well, the “Mojo of the Colo” sure had a lot of fight because despite the forces against us the first-ever co-located conferences of NMEDA and ADED was a success! Columbus was full of surprises…

January 24, 2022

Wheelchair Accessibility Modification for Homes

For those living with disabilities, the way you get around isn’t the only aspect of your lifestyle. There are also adjustments to your home life that […]

January 11, 2022

Looking Back, Moving Forward…Remembering David Parton

So, I find myself in a unique place where I must serve an interim role, acting as a bridge, if you will, between an outgoing and incoming President.  Typically, I serve as the VP, according to the bylaws, “to support and serve as an Officer of the Board of Directors, perform other duties as may be assigned…but, in the absence of the President…the Vice President shall perform the duties of the President.” As you have certainly heard, David Parton, Canada President, tragically passed away…

January 10, 2022

Wheelchair Carriers: What Type is Right for You?

For individuals with disabilities, having access to a handicap accessible vehicle can be life changing and the key to gaining independence. However, purchasing a new or […]

December 24, 2021

Last Stop on the 2021 Automotive Mobility Awareness Tour

The 2021 Automotive Mobility Awareness Tour wrapped up last week with Director of Government Relations, Amy Schoppman, joining our tour partner United Spinal Association at MedStar National Rehab Hospital in Washington, DC… 

December 23, 2021

Happy Holidays from NMEDA

NMEDA wishes everyone Happy Holidays and a safe and healthy new year! Check out our video greeting with a special holiday version of This or That.