Earlier this month, we talked about how caregivers can provide even better care by taking time to tend to their own needs. To continue our focus on caregivers during National Family Caregivers Month, today we're covering five useful things to consider when shopping for wheelchair accessible vehicles. Will you always...

Vehicles that are not accessible are designed with a safety bubble comprised of firmly anchored seats, seat belts and a belt restraint system to protect the upper and lower torso, and air bags to protect you in the event of a crash. This “cone of protection” does not exist for...

Making the transition from high school to college can be a challenge for any student. But for students with physical disabilities who are used to having assistance the transition can be especially difficult. With that, a disability need not stop students from pursuing a higher education. There are external and...

Traveling to a different state or country requires thorough research in order to find accommodating hotels, restaurants and activities. We have discovered ways to facilitate your travel adventures throughout the United States, but what about traveling the rest of the world? Imagine a one-stop site for all of your accessible...

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...

Shopping for a vehicle can be a day-long hunt, no matter what specifications you’re looking for. As a mother or father of a child that uses a wheelchair, the endless options are no exception. Depending on what your child’s needs are, how old they are, and more, there’s a lot...

When learning a new skill or hobby, there may be a time of challenge before complete understanding. In the same way, a new wheelchair user, especially one beginning to use a minivan, SUV or truck that is wheelchair accessible, can experience difficulties that can be frustrating. But, with the help...

From easing holiday travel to setting the stage for a fulfilling and mobile new year, adding a wheelchair accessible vehicle to your life can transform your today and your tomorrow. If you’ve been looking into the possibility of purchasing or financing an accessible vehicle for you and your family, keep...