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Updated Articles and Resources
  • Medicare Requirements for Scooters and Powerchairs Created: Thursday, January 31, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
    The requirements that must be met by physicians and disabled individuals prior to Medicare approving an application for a mobility scooter or powerchair." itemprop="descrip='t3'" --> itemprop="desc...
  • Best Colleges and Universities for Disabled Students Created: Thursday, July 07, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013
    A list of the best colleges and universities in the U.S. that offer exceptional programs for disabled students. List is arranged alphabetically by state.
  • Halloween Costume Ideas Created: Saturday, October 13, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Halloween costume ideas for the disabled, submitted by readers.
  • Mobility Scooters User Reviews Created: Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    What is your experience using mobility scooters? Share your advice for others here.
  • Mobility Scooters User Reviews Created: Tuesday, August 16, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    What is your experience using mobility scooters? Share your advice for others here.
  • Stress Tips for Disabled Teens Created: Friday, July 29, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Stress is part of any teens life, perhaps more so if they are disabled. Share your tips and advice for reducing stress here!
  • Caregiver Tips - Caring for a disabled teen Created: Friday, July 29, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Caring for a disabled teen can be difficult for both the teen, and the caregiver. Teens go through many changes and the disabled teen may have more difficulty.
  • Airline Travel Tips for the Disabled - from Disabled Travelers and Caregivers Created: Friday, July 29, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Traveling on an airline can be difficult experience, especially for the disabled. If you are a disabled traveler or caregiver and have some tips to share, we'd like to hear from you!
  • Caregiver Stories Created: Friday, July 29, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Anyone who has been a caregiver has some stories to tell that would help other people in the same position. What is your story?
  • Caregiver Tips - Caring for the home-bound disabled Created: Friday, July 29, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Caring for a disabled person who is home-bound can be an overwhelming experience. Do you have advice for someone who is new to being a caregiver?
  • Reader Stories: Caregiving Tips Created: Saturday, February 16, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Tips on caring for the disabled from our readers.
  • Handling Finances for the Disabled - Reader Tips Created: Sunday, August 07, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Readers share their tips about handling finances for the disabled.
  • Employment Options for the Disabled - Reader Submissions Created: Friday, August 05, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    Reader submitted ideas and advice for disabled workers who want to start their own business, do freelance work, job sharing or telecommuting.
  • Zoom 20 Walker User Reviews Created: Saturday, February 18, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    User reviews of the Zoom 20 Walker, manufactured by Nova Medical Products.
  • Kindle Fire User Reviews Created: Sunday, February 12, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    User reviews of the Kindle Fire, an e-reader that may be used to view books, magazines, newspapers and a variety of aps, as well as to listen to music, audio books and to view videos.
  • SandPad All Terrain Stabilizer User Reviews Created: Wednesday, December 21, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    User reviews of the SandPad All Terrain Stabilizer, a device for canes and crutches that make walking on the beach easier.
  • SandPad All Terrain Stabilizer User Reviews Created: Wednesday, December 21, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    User reviews of the SandPad All Terrain Stabilizer, a device for canes and crutches that make walking on the beach easier.
  • List of Hobbies for the Disabled Created: Friday, March 22, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013
    A list of hobbies that disabled individuals can enjoy, and organizations that support these hobbies and participants.
  • No More Wheelchairs Created: Sunday, June 30, 2013 Updated: Sunday, June 30, 2013
    The story of Daryl Holmlund and his inspirational song, "No More Wheelchairs."
  • Driving Your Wheelchair Van Created: Sunday, June 30, 2013 Updated: Sunday, June 30, 2013
    Advice on driving a wheelchair van and whether you should transfer into the driver's seat or not. A discussion of advantages and disadvantages.
  • 5 Tips for Coaching Your Child Athlete With a Disability Created: Saturday, June 15, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, June 26, 2013
    Learn about ways to help your child with a sport they have chosen as well as how to keep them motivated. Written by Dr. Darla Clayton, founder of Strong as Steel Adaptive Sports.
  • Job Opportunities for Disabled American Veterans Created: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
    Job Opportunities for Disabled American Veterans pairs employers with disabled veterans who are seeking jobs in the United States.
  • Wheelchair Lacrosse USA Created: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
    Wheelchair Lacrosse USA promotes the sport for both men and women players. They are also interested in assisting others start lacrosse teams to promote adaptive sports.
  • Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation Created: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, June 19, 2013
    The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation advocates for individuals who have spinal cord injuries, paralysis and mobility impairments. They are well known for their NeuroRecovery Network, Military...
  • Wheel and Ambulatory Sports USA Created: Saturday, June 15, 2013 Updated: Saturday, June 15, 2013
    Wheel and Ambulatory Sports USA is an organization comprised of member clubs. Through these clubs, individuals (including athletes, coaches, trainers, managers, administrators) can receive trainin...
  • Wisconsin Disability Resource List Created: Saturday, June 15, 2013 Updated: Saturday, June 15, 2013
    A list of disability resources for residents of the state of Wisconsin.
  • Arizona Disability Resource List Created: Sunday, June 09, 2013 Updated: Sunday, June 09, 2013
    A list of disability resources for residents of the state of Arizona.
  • How to Find the Right Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Created: Thursday, May 30, 2013 Updated: Friday, June 07, 2013
    Tips on choosing the right wheelchair accessible vehicle. Advice from Chris Miller, expert on equipment and vehicles for the disabled.
  • Deaf and Hearing Impairment Resources Created: Saturday, January 19, 2013 Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013
    Resources for the deaf and vision impaired. A list of organizations that assist the deaf and hearing impaired individuals.
  • Oklahoma Disability Resource List Created: Sunday, June 02, 2013 Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013
    A resource list for individuals with disabilities residing in the state of Oklahoma.
  • Alaska Disability Resource List Created: Sunday, May 19, 2013 Updated: Saturday, June 01, 2013
    A list of disability resources for residents of the state of Alaska.
  • American Society for Deaf Children Created: Friday, May 31, 2013 Updated: Friday, May 31, 2013
    The American Society for Deaf Children advocates for families who have deaf or hard of hearing children. They support the idea that all children, no matter their level of hearing loss, have the ri...

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