THE ADA HAS PROVIDED THESE RESOURCES FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE. HERE ARE SOME HELPFUL RESOURCES TO ASSIST YOU IN YOUR MOBILITY PRODUCT DECISIONS.
VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION OFFICES
Find your local State office for Vocational Rehabilitation Services, click here
Up to $1,200 is available to help pay for the cost of Van Conversions, Scooter Lifts, Wheelchair Lifts, Hand Controls, Tie Downs, Turning Automotive Seating and other adaptive equipment.
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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
THE MOBILITY RESOURCE
The Mobility Resource is the largest network of independent accessible vehicle and adaptive driving equipment dealers in the U.S. Visit The Mobility Resource for more information.
The Boulevard remains one of the predominant Resource Directories for adaptive equipment and services on the World Wide Web. During 2001, they realized over 600,000 visitors, spending an average of 8 minutes per visit (source: Webtrends). Visit their interactive site for a wealth of information. www.blvd.com
yourDictionary.com is a language products and services company that maintains the most comprehensive and authoritative language portal on the web with more than 2500 dictionaries and grammars in over 300 languages. Click here for more information.
KEEPING OLDER ROAD USERS SAFELY MOBILE
NHTSA's mission with respect to older road users is to keep them safely mobile through programs directed toward reducing traffic-related injuries and fatalities among older people.
ACCESSIBLE VANS OF AMERICA, LLC
Accessible Vans of America, LLC "AVA" is dedicated to providing quality rental vans with handicap accessible features for People with Disabilities.
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EXCEPTIONAL PARENT MAGAZINE
Exceptional Parent Magazine is an award-winning publishing and communications company who provide practical advice, emotional support and the most up-to-date educational information for families of children and adults with disabilities and special healthcare needs. click here
WheelchairNet is an internet community for people who have a common interest in (or in some cases a passion for) wheelchair technology and its improvement and successful application. For more information click here
ADAPTIVE DRIVER EDUCATION - ADED
Driver Training may be indicated with or without adaptive equipment. It is provided following successful completion of a driver evaluation. The training program must provide a vehicle that is matched to the driver's individual needs. For more information, visit the ADED site click here
CarFit is an educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles "fit" them. The CarFit program also provides information and materials on community-specific resources that could enhance their safety as drivers, and/or increase their mobility in the community. For more information, click here
HANDICAPPED TRAVEL CLUB
For Fun And Fellowship Get Out And Live! For more information, click here
A resource for drivers with disabilities to understand your rights. For more information, click here