Must-Read Disability Memoirs in 2020

You may be familiar with the phrase, “Nothing about us without us.” This refers to disability oppression and misrepresentation in media. Often, the disability community is misinterpreted by the able-bodied people who try to portray people with disabilities. This leads to further stereotypes about individuals with disabilities by able-bodied people. For an accurate, real, rawContinue reading “Must-Read Disability Memoirs in 2020”

World Kindness Day

On Friday, November 13, we celebrate World Kindness Day. Can you remember the last time you did something kind for someone else? Maybe you offered to pay for a stranger’s coffee or you let someone merge ahead of you on the interstate. Whatever it may be, a single act of kindness can truly impact aContinue reading “World Kindness Day”

Resources for Able-Bodied Individuals

Wanting to educate yourself about people with disabilities is the first step to making the world an inclusive place. If you are able-bodied or know someone who is that wants to learn more about the disabled community and how to be respectful and inclusive of others, that’s great. Unfortunately, it can be overwhelming in theContinue reading “Resources for Able-Bodied Individuals”

Disability Mentorship and the Next Generation

Many of our brand ambassadors and Q Roll Models are advocates for the Disabled Community, breaking down barriers and advocating accessibility and inclusivity. However, their passion goes beyond educating able-bodied individuals and promoting positive changes. Several of our brand ambassadors also look to make an impact in the lives of other wheelchair users, specifically theContinue reading “Disability Mentorship and the Next Generation”

COVID-19 Resources for People with Disabilities

There isn’t a lot of information written about COVID-19 for people with disabilities. On top of that, solid and authentic information can be hard to find. For that reason, we’re sharing some of the articles that our Q Roll Models and brand ambassadors have written during the pandemic, talking about their experiences. Social Distancing withContinue reading “COVID-19 Resources for People with Disabilities”

Quantum Rehab and Pride Mobility Host 10th Annual Disability Mentoring Day

DURYEA, PA – Pride Mobility Products® and Quantum Rehab® offered approximately 20 Luzerne Intermediate Unit students with disabilities an opportunity to be mentored by career professionals in various fields during its 10th Annual Disability Mentoring Day (DMD) on Thursday, Oct. 10 at the company’s Duryea facility. DMD is designed to bring students with disabilities intoContinue reading “Quantum Rehab and Pride Mobility Host 10th Annual Disability Mentoring Day”

Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab Host Disability Mentoring Day

Thursday, October 25, 2018 DURYEA, PA – Pride Mobility Products® and Quantum Rehab® offered approximately 20 Luzerne Intermediate Unit (LIU) 18 students with disabilities an opportunity to be mentored by career professionals in various fields during Disability Mentoring Day (DMD) 2018 on Thursday, Oct. 18 at the company’s Duryea facility. DMD is designed to bringContinue reading “Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab Host Disability Mentoring Day”

Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab Host Disability Mentoring Day 2017

EXETER, PA – Pride Mobility Products® and Quantum Rehab® offered approximately 20 students with disabilities an opportunity to be mentored by career professionals in various fields at Pride and Quantum during Disability Mentoring Day (DMD) 2017 on Wed., Oct. 11, at the company’s Duryea facility. DMD is designed to bring students with disabilities into theContinue reading “Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab Host Disability Mentoring Day 2017”

Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab Host Disability Mentoring Day

Monday, November 5, 2012 Exeter, PA – Pride Mobility Products Corporation and Quantum Rehab recently offered 21 students with disabilities an opportunity to be mentored by career professionals during Disability Mentoring Day (DMD) at Pride’s Exeter facility. Attendees also included Luzerne Intermediate Unit (LIU) 18 specialists, learning support teachers, and parents. DMD is designed toContinue reading “Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab Host Disability Mentoring Day”

Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab Host Disability Mentoring Day for Area Students

Monday, October 25, 2010 Exeter, PA – Pride Mobility Products Corporation and Quantum Rehab recently offered 10 students with disabilities an opportunity to be mentored by career professionals in the various fields at Pride and Quantum during the Disability Mentoring Day (DMD) on Wednesday, October 20 at Pride’s Exeter facility. Attendees also included Luzerne IntermediateContinue reading “Pride Mobility and Quantum Rehab Host Disability Mentoring Day for Area Students”