• Senior woman driving

    Seniors: AAA Offers Tips to Improve Driving Safety

    A recent American Automobile Association (AAA) poll found that nearly half of seniors worry about losing their freedom and mobility when the time comes for them to transition from driver to passenger. Fortunately, seniors can prolong their ability to drive by following just a few simple steps provided by the AAA.

  • What You Don't Know About Funding…

    Learn payors' policies and what you can do to help yourself pay for mobility equipment.

  • Bubbles

    Wash, Rinse, Spin

    Cushions are made of many different materials: air cells, foams of different densities and thicknesses, gel, honeycomb or a combination. But they’re all designed to keep you comfortable and support you. And one of the best ways to get the most from your wheelchair seat cushion is to take good care of it.

  • Rare Diseases

    Finding Someone Like Me

    Debra Richardson shares her story of finding a community for stiff person syndrome and how she started her own Web site to connect with others.

  • Apartment and ramp

    Is Accessible Apartment Living Possible?

    Learn what steps to take to make your apartment more accessible.

About this Website

The Mobility Project (TMP) strives to help empower the community of wheelchair users, assistive technology users and their families by promoting dialogue and sharing ideas that can advance their many abilities and opportunities. TMP works to provide practical, timely information on assistive technology, accessibility, health-related resources, clinical conditions, advocacy and other topics of interest to this community and culture — while serving and appreciating people of all age groups and levels of ability.

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March 2014 The Mobility ProjectDownload the 2014 edition of The Mobility Project in PDF format. This downloadable version also includes What It's Like to...