• Seating the pelvis

    The Trouble With Sitting

    The Mobility Project asked Susan Cwiertnia, PT, MS, clinical specialist at Varilite, to discuss the importance of proper seating and positioning.

  • American flag on military sleeve

    Do You Qualify?

    If you’re a veteran considering purchasing a wheelchair-accessible vehicle but are fretting about the cost of the conversion, Vantage Mobility International (VMI) has a message for you: You might qualify for federal grants that would put you in a vehicle with no money out of pocket.

  • Modified steering wheel

    Built Tough

    Truth be told, there's a lot of creativity that goes into building a modified vehicle. So The Mobility Project asked mobility providers: What stumps you? What are your toughest cases?

  • Checklist: How Is Your Seat Cushion Holding Up?

    Look for signs of wear and tear before they affect your ride.

  • Child on handcycle

    Tour de Force

    Experts discuss how to get started in handcycling whether your goals are fun, freedom or competition.

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.