What to Do With Your Old Wheelchair

What to do with your old wheelchair

Many clients at RollX Vans often ask us what they can do with an old wheelchair they no longer need. There are luckily a number of programs that accept used wheelchairs to help those in need—which is important because a new wheelchair can cost anywhere from $5,000 to $25,000. This might not be a manageable Read more…

National Veterans Golden Age Games to Take Place in August

The return of the Winter Paralympic Games this past March brought some much deserved national attention to accessible sports and the athletes that participate in adapted sporting events. The PyeongChang Paralympic Games were held from March 9 to March 18, in South Korea and featured 80 events across six sports. With activities ranging from alpine Read more…

2012 MDA Show of Strength and the History of the Jerry Lewis Telethon

Telethons used to be a pretty big deal. A combination of the words “television” and “marathon”, a telethon is a televised event typically geared towards raising money for a cause or special event.  A typical telethon will go for many hours, featuring musical acts, comedy sketches, rousing speeches, and much more. Since the first one Read more…