June 2020

Wheelchair Seating: What Are You Sitting On?

Wheelchair Seating: What Are You Sitting On?

There is a large range of seat cushions, all meant to serve a wide variety of populations. How complex can it really get? It's easy to forget that wheelchair users don't merely "sit" on these devices. We live on them.

Posted on 6/30/2020

10 Movies to Get You Dreaming of Your Next Vacation

10 Movies to Get You Dreaming of Your Next Vacation

Spend some of your self-isolation time watching these movies, all available on a streaming service, and maybe even take some time to plan out your next vacation. That way, when you're available and restrictions have been reduced, you're ready to book the reservations and are quickly on your way to a dream vacation.

Posted on 6/16/2020

Treat Your Butt Right!

Treat Your Butt Right!

When I was paralyzed about nine years ago, I, like many of us at the beginning, had little idea about everything that quadriplegia would entail. I knew nothing about what my bladder & bowel care would be like. I didn't know that I wouldn't be able to use my triceps even though I could lift my arms, nor that I wouldn't have hand function. Basically, I thought I was going to be capable of everything except using my legs to walk.

Posted on 6/2/2020

Latest Comments

8/24/2023 | Jan Kerr
We already have 5 copies for our accessible self catering lodes…another one would be fabulous.

8/24/2023 | John A, LeBlanc
I teach PE at an elementary school. I would love this book for my gym library!!

8/24/2023 | Nancy LeBlanc
My daughter (wheelchair user) works at a children’s museum and these would be a wonderful additio...

8/24/2023 | Mary Hemby
I am a polio survivor and have been using a power wheelchair for over 20 years now with post poli...

8/24/2023 | Heather Hooper
My son is a full time wheelchair due to Friedreich's Ataxia. I'd love for him to read some encou...

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