Ramps and lifts help get your wheelchair where it needs to go

posted on July 1, 2009 - 4:48pm
Life often requires getting out and going places, many of which aren’t wheelchair friendly. But with the right portable ramp or lift, getting from Point A to Point B can turn from logistical nightmare to smooth transition. The benefits of portable wheelchair ramps include ease and versatility of use, and sizes that accommodate hassle-free storage and transportation. Most are lightweight, and can...

Choosing the wheels of your dreams

posted on March 1, 2007 - 11:18am
QUEST Vol. 14, No. 2
Do you want your mobility device to share long strolls on the beach with you, or quiet evenings at home? Should it be practical, or are looks more important to you? Deciding whether you want a manual or power wheelchair or a scooter isn’t quite as complex as choosing a mate, but it does involve many factors. When you select a set of wheels, you undertake a costly, long-term partnership that may...