Feature Stories

  • Senior lady with arm weight

    Finding Your Fitness Niche

    The Mobility Project offers tips on making the most out of your fitness regimen.

  • 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.

  • Indego exoskeleton

    One Step Closer

    For people with spinal cord injury, the nearest and greatest technology hope for walking again is the current class of exoskeletons.

  • Enabled Life
    Veteran

    How to Cope With a New SCI Injury

    The Mobility Project recently spoke with Sherman Gillums Jr., acting associate executive director of the Veterans Benefits Department at Paralyzed Veterans of America in Washington, D.C., about U.S. military veterans with new spinal cord injury (SCI). We wanted to know what unique challenges service members face when adjusting to life with SCI.

  • What You Don't Know About Funding…

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

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.