Our NMEDA family would like to send a big “Thank You!” to everyone who participated and helped make the 2016 National Mobility Awareness Month “Local Heroes” contest a success. The campaign finished with 930 online entries that received over 1,164,000 votes. Special congratulations go to Steve Karmgard, of Genoa, Illinois;...

TAMPA, Florida (June 28, 2016) – Today, the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) announced the three winners of the 2016 National Mobility Awareness Month Local Heroes Contest. The campaign finished with 928 Local Hero online entries that received 1.1 million votes. The sponsors for the wheelchair accessible vehicles...

Now is the time that many high school and college students are starting to enjoy their summer. It’s the time of year that your children are getting ready for a milestone in their life as well as more freedom and responsibility. If your son or daughter lives with a disability...

If you are a person who uses a wheelchair, you understand the too-often search for accessible accommodations any time you visit a new restaurant, hotel or go on vacation. We’ve written before about traveling across the United States with wheelchair accessible plans, but what happens when you just need to...

Like their drivers, each adaptive vehicle modified by Quality Assurance Program (QAP) accredited NMEDA dealers is unique. Working with technicians who have been specially trained to install mobility equipment, QAP dealers are able to customize vehicles to fit the needs of their drivers and passengers in the safest, most reliable...