Staying Fit as a Wheelchair User

How do you stay fit as a wheelchair user? While most programs and facilities are not created with accessibility in mind, it isn’t impossible to find a workout that’s enjoyable and effective. Four of our brand ambassadors and Q Roll Models talk about how they exercise with a disability and how you can get started.Continue reading “Staying Fit as a Wheelchair User”

iLevel® Empowers Others to Live Confidently

Why do motorized wheelchair users love iLevel® so much? For one thing, it helps electric wheelchair users live independently, but it also empowers them to live confidently. Our Q Roll Models and brand ambassadors share how iLevel empowers them to be confident no matter where they are. Jesse Cuellar Confidence means something different to everyone.Continue reading “iLevel® Empowers Others to Live Confidently”

Celebrating 30 Years of the ADA

July 2020 marked the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The ADA is a civil rights law that went into effect in 1990 to ensure that disabled individuals have the same rights and opportunities as able-bodied individuals. One way it does so is by prohibiting discrimination against people with disabilities in publicContinue reading “Celebrating 30 Years of the ADA”

Benefits of Using iLevel® in the Workplace

When it comes to iLevel and its benefits, we like to share how it impacts wheelchair users in their daily lives. For our younger wheelchair users, this may mean how iLevel® benefits them at school . For those who are in the working world, they experience similar benefits that make all the difference. Some of ourContinue reading “Benefits of Using iLevel® in the Workplace”

How to Prepare for a Hurricane as a Wheelchair User

While COVID-19 continues to be a problem for the United States, there’s another potential problem on the horizon with the incoming 2020 hurricane season. Experts agree that this year’s hurricane season is going to make a huge impact. According to Forbes.com, on average, the U.S. experiences approximately 12 named storms, 6 hurricanes and 3 majorContinue reading “How to Prepare for a Hurricane as a Wheelchair User”

Let’s Celebrate and Advocate!

July 26 is the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The ADA is an exceptional piece of legislation. We’ve come so far in 30 years. Businesses are more accessible. Children have greater access in schools. Yet, there is still more work to be done. In honor of the ADA’s 30-year milestone, Quantum’s brandContinue reading “Let’s Celebrate and Advocate!”

The Effects of COVID-19 on Various Activities

Is fill-in-the-blank activity safe during COVID-19? This is probably a question you’ve asked yourself, others and Google at some point during the current pandemic. While times are uncertain and the restrictions are changing from day to day, it’s hard to know which activities are considered safe and which ones are more likely to put youContinue reading “The Effects of COVID-19 on Various Activities”

Disability and Mindset During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing up our routines, forcing us to adapt and isolate for the safety of ourselves and others. We live with daily uncertainty. With so much negativity from increased screen time on the computer, watching the news or looking at social media, it can be hard to stop our head from spinning.Continue reading “Disability and Mindset During COVID-19”

Disability Rights Resources for You

Knowing your rights can make all the difference in spending time in a public space, whether it’s parking lots, businesses, work or college. Easier said than done, right? With so much information available on the internet, how do you know where to start? More importantly, how do you know what’s reliable? Brand ambassador Stephanie Woodward,Continue reading “Disability Rights Resources for You”

Celebrate Disability Pride Month with Us

July is Disability Pride Month and we wanted to celebrate by sharing what our Q Roll Models and brand ambassadors have to say about disability pride. What is it and what does it mean to have disability pride? Check out these articles to learn more! Stephanie Woodward’s Take on Disability Pride For Stephanie Woodward, it’sContinue reading “Celebrate Disability Pride Month with Us”