Transporting Your Scooter in Atlanta

Transporting Your Scooter in Atlanta

Over 6.8 million Americans use assistive devices in their daily lives. These may involve electric wheelchairs or Atlanta mobility scooters that they need to get around. However, those technologies can take up a lot of space and aren’t always the easiest to transport around a city.

As for the best way to transport a scooter, then there are a few different methods. Which one you use will depend on the distance, the type of scooter you are using, and your city’s accessibility options.

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How To Make Your Pool More Accessible

How To Make Your Pool More Accessible

390 swimming deaths happen each year in a swimming pool. If you’re looking for ways to make your pool more accessible, you’ve come to the right place. In this blog post, we’ll share some tips on how to make your pool area more accessible for everyone.

Whether you have a disability or are looking for ways to accommodate all guests, these tips will help you create a more enjoyable experience for all.

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Activities for Wheelchair Users- Get active! Get outside!

Activities for Wheelchair Users: Get active! Get outside!

You don’t have to let a wheelchair hold you back from enjoying the great outdoors!

Whether you’re interested in hiking, camping, fishing, or just spending time in nature, there are many activities for wheelchair users.

With the right equipment and a little bit of planning, you can participate in a wide range of outdoor activities and experience the thrill of being active in nature. So don’t let your wheelchair keep you inside.

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Wheelchair Accessibility- 7 of the World's Most Wheelchair Friendly Cities

Wheelchair Accessibility: 7 of the World’s Most Wheelchair Friendly Cities

Over twenty-five percent of Americans have some form of disability. Many of those people require a wheelchair.

If you use a wheelchair, you may be wondering how to plan your next vacation or where the best place to live is taking into account your accessibility needs.

What cities should you be looking at? Let’s go through the best cities in the world for wheelchair accessibility.

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Tips for Wheelchair Maintenance for Different Types of Wheelchairs

Tips for Wheelchair Maintenance for Different Types of Wheelchairs

Wheelchairs are more than just fancy seats! 25.5 million Americans have travel-limiting disabilities, and 11.8% of these Americans use wheelchairs. They are essential tools to help millions of people get to work, attend family events, and go to medical appointments.

Wheelchairs are designed to last for years, but they don’t always last that long. You must know good wheelchair maintenance steps, regardless of what types of wheelchairs you have. You can make things simple by studying the essentials.

How can you clean your wheelchair? What parts of your wheelchair should you focus your attention on? How can you avoid common problems like breaking your footrest?

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How to Start Dealing With Mental Illness in a Wheelchair

How to Start Dealing With Mental Illness in a Wheelchair

You are never helpless! Nearly one in five American adults have a mental illness, including millions of people who use wheelchairs.

Living with a wheelchair and dealing with mental illness at the same time can be extremely difficult. But you are not alone. The first step you can take is to inform yourself about mental health treatments and self-care tips.

How can you know if you have a mental health problem? Who can you get help from? How can you cope with life in a wheelchair?

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Wheelchair Seat Cushions- 5 Tips for Choosing the Right One for You

Wheelchair Seat Cushions: 5 Tips for Choosing the Right One for You

Did you know that 11.6% of those with travel-limiting impairments use wheelchairs? If you’re hoping to improve your mobility, the right wheelchair can make all the difference. Even more specifically, you’ll want to pay attention to the wheelchair seat so you can stay comfortable on the move.

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7 Popular Wheelchair Accessories

7 Popular Wheelchair Accessories

Being in a wheelchair can come with its assortment of hardships, but that doesn’t mean it has to be uncomfortable or difficult to deal with. There are over 2.7 million people with disabilities that use a wheelchair to get around and interact with others. But what are the wheelchair accessories that everyone needs in their everyday life?

Helpful wheelchair accessories can make things more manageable and comfortable for those using a wheelchair. Other people may not be able to recognize how accessories can make a world of difference in many ways. Having the right wheelchair accessories can allow someone to move around easier and interact with others much more comfortably.

Are you looking for some of the best wheelchair accessories out there? Want to know which drive wheelchair accessories are the best pickups? Continue reading to know what options are available out there in our full guide.

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History of the Power Wheelchair

In the United States, an estimated 3.3 million people use wheelchairs, including 1.8 million who are aged 65 or older. There are approximately 2 million new wheelchair users per year. Globally, an estimated 131 million people (1.85% of the total population) require a wheelchair for a wide range of reasons.

Wheelchairs provide increased mobility and independence for users and allow them to take part in normal activities, despite their reduced mobility. The power wheelchair is a more recent invention, which has a number of additional benefits for users, including the ability to travel without experiencing fatigue. Power wheelchairs also offer greater independence to people with disabilities that limit their arm strength or movement.

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