While certain toys can turn playtime into a stressful event for parents and caregivers of children with disabilities, there are a wide variety of options available to delight and entertain kids of all ages. From sensory experiences to gadgets helpful in motor skill development, adaptive toys are a valuable addition...

Purchasing or financing a wheelchair accessible vehicle is a major step towards independence for people living with disabilities. Although riding or driving a wheelchair accessible vehicle is an exhilarating experience, especially for those previously limited, it is important to understand mobility equipment options to ensure every passenger’s wellbeing. Accessible vehicles...

Perhaps the most important part of choosing a new (or used) wheelchair accessible vehicle is determining how you, or your passengers with disabilities, will enter and exit the vehicle. Wheelchair ramps are great, affordable, and flexible options for those interested in handicap accessible vehicles as they provide an easy to...

With summer being the perfect time for a getaway, there are a lot of activities and adventures that can take you off the shore and into the big blue. One of these activities that isn’t talked about a lot is scuba diving, a thrilling new experience that can be enjoyed...

Groups to feature new vehicles and equipment during the automotive mobility awareness tour TAMPA, FL. (April 30, 2019) – With National Mobility Awareness Month kicking off May 1, two of the leaders in providing independence for individuals with disabilities are launching the Automotive Mobility Awareness Tour. The National Mobility Equipment...

Adjusting to a new lifestyle can take a toll on an individual physically and emotionally. Living with a disability can present challenges for everyone involved such as family, caregivers and friends. The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) recommends the following helpful tips to manage a new disability. 1.) Allow...

Children with special needs often need to use wheelchairs for mobility. Vehicles with special features are available or vans can be converted to accommodate them. The most important step is to start with an appointment with a mobility specialist. Since your child’s safety should be ensured at all times, your...