The upcoming New York Metro Abilities Expo in Edison, New Jersey on May 4-6 will be bigger and better than ever. With internationally known organizations and companies like—including NMEDA—you’ll find tons to wow about. But for people with disabilities and seniors, Abilities Expos offer much more. Each Expo is...

  Military service veterans who use wheelchairs don't just watch sports - they're part of the action! They enjoy competitive events like air guns, archery, basketball, bowling, field events, handcycling, motorized wheelchair rallys, nine-ball, power soccer, quad rugby, slalom, softball, swimming, table tennis, track, trapshooting and weightlifting. Those are the...

Looking for events of interest to people with disabilities and are accessible? Here's a short list to check out and perhaps add to your calendar. MAY 4-6: Abilities Expo-New York Metro at New Jersey Convention & Expo Center. Expo for people with disabilities, their families, seniors, vets, caregivers and healthcare...

Every vehicle needs maintenance on a periodic basis, and a wheelchair-accessible vehicle is no exception. Do you take your van to a regular mechanic occasionally for oil changes and tune-ups and then a mobility dealer for the adaptive equipment check-up every six months? Going to two different places when you...

Want to participate in a fast action sport? Try sledge hockey (also called sled hockey) - an exciting ice skating experience for people with disabilities. It's growing in popularity with Americans with disabilities. In fact, every state has a sled team; and both the U.S. and Canada have national sled...