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Mother Urges Disney to Portray Disabled Characters

Disney characters are all about showing inner and outward strength. Most children aspire to be like Disney characters in one way or another, as they look to up to these fictional characters not only as entertainment, but also as role …
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How-to Find Accessible Pool Lifts in Your Area

How-to Find Accessible Pool Lifts in Your Area

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) has been life changing for people with disabilities since its inception in 1990. As you may already know, the main act was put into place as a way to prohibit discrimination of people with …
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Customer Feature: Mark and His Green Chevy

Customer Feature: Mark and His Green Chevy

Today, our very own sales team member, Dan Delie, is taking over the blog to share a story about one of his very first customers and how that very first interaction has lasted 38 years and turned into a friendship. …
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Reeve Foundation Launches The Big Idea Campaign

Reeve Foundation Launches The Big Idea Campaign

The Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation is excited to announce some breaking news. Today they have officially launched a new campaign called The Big Idea. The mission for this campaign will be working toward redefining what it means to live …
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Students Design Rowing Wheelchair for 15-Year-Old Boy

Students Design Rowing Wheelchair for 15-Year-Old Boy

Pedro Mendez, a 15-year-old boy from Houston, Texas was born with the rare disease of arthrogryposis, making it impossible for him to use a normal wheelchair. So a team of students decided to make his dream come true. What is …
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An Inside Look with Former Model Wendy Crawford

An Inside Look with Former Model Wendy Crawford

(image via therawbeautyproject.com) When she was just 19 years old, Wendy Crawford was the victim of a drunk driving accident. She had her first international contract as a fashion model and was struck on her way to the airport. Since …
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Uber Introduces UberWAV

Uber Introduces UberWAV

Uber recently announced that they introduced a new platform innovation, UberWAV. UberWAV allows customers to request a ride by a vehicle that is wheelchair accessible. What is Uber? Uber is a mobile application made to make transportation easier for everyone …
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Smartphones Are Getting Smarter.. and So Are Their Apps

Smartphones Are Getting Smarter.. and So Are Their Apps

Nowadays there’s an app for everything, hence the popular term, “there’s an app for that”. Multiple apps for the iPhone and the Android now have the capabilities of assisting those with disabilities better than ever before. Here are a few …
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Wheelchair Maintenance Tips

Wheelchair Maintenance Tips

In much the same way that handicap vans need routine maintenance to stay in perfect shape, and get you to and from everywhere you need to go, the wheelchair you or the person you care for uses needs routine maintenance, …
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Stem Cell Trial Set for SCI Injuries

There are approximately 12,000 new cases of spinal cord injuries in the United States each year (according to a publication by the National Spinal Cord Injury Statistical Center). So, it is easy to see that the ongoing research for SCI …
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