Many times, the terms service, therapy and emotional support are mistakenly used interchangeably to describe an animal accompanying a person with a disability. While animals falling into each of these categories can be invaluable additions to the lives of their owners, their training and characteristics are notably different and as such...

Summer Travel Guide: Booking Accessible Lodging Longer, sun-filled days mean you may be in the midst of finalizing arrangements for summer vacation plans. While accessible travel options have seen major upgrades in the past few years with new aircraft regulations and increased accessible vehicle availability, travelers with disabilities are still...

Wheelchair sports have seen a surge in popularity over the past few years. From Olympic competitions to locally organized events, more athletes with disabilities have discovered the excitement and thrill of competition that can be found in adaptive sports. Although designs have been made to make even the most...

Tampa, Florida (June 10, 2014) – Today, the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) announced the four winners of the 2014 National Mobility Awareness Month Local Heroes Contest. With 1,425 Local Hero entries and more than four million votes cast, the campaign set records making it the most successful National...

It’s no mystery that smartphones have completely changed the way we view our everyday activities. Whether we are communicating with loved ones across the country or snapping photos of our pets, our various devices are rarely ever more than an arm’s reach away. For people with disabilities, these devices have...