How to Plan an Accessible Holiday Party for Power Wheelchair Users

If there’s anyone on your holiday party guest list who uses a power wheelchair or another mobility aid, you have an important role as host to make sure that everyone on the guest list can enjoy the fun! Putting together an accessible holiday party takes a bit of extra planning but with attention to detailContinue reading “How to Plan an Accessible Holiday Party for Power Wheelchair Users”

My Quantum Wheelchair Helps Me Be Successful At School

Until a couple of years ago, I never really gave any thought to having a power wheelchair. I always imagined it would be too much since I can walk a bit and can push a manual wheelchair. I realized how wrong I was since starting in high school. Now, my Quantum wheelchair has improved myContinue reading “My Quantum Wheelchair Helps Me Be Successful At School”

Living Life, Making Connections in Her Quantum Power Wheelchair

As a therapist, Marianne Middlebrook knows the value of mental health. She is passionate about helping others and hopes to make a difference in her community. Born with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), Marianne has been using a power wheelchair for mobility since she was two years old.  Currently, Marianne has a Quantum Power Wheelchair withContinue reading “Living Life, Making Connections in Her Quantum Power Wheelchair”

The Best Quantum Power Wheelchair for Outdoors

When choosing a power wheelchair, it’s important to incorporate technology that’s specifically suited to your lifestyle. While cozy mornings indoors are certainly blissful, the wonders of the great outdoors are always calling. If you’re looking for a Quantum power wheelchair with the durability, stability and comfort to navigate outdoor spaces, this is the guide forContinue reading “The Best Quantum Power Wheelchair for Outdoors”

My Quantum Power Wheelchair and Caring for My Pets

I use iLevel seat elevation on my Quantum Power Wheelchair for so many activities in my everyday life: cooking, personal care, household tasks, shopping and more. It’s easy for me to lose track of all the different things I do at iLevel because I use it for so many things! One category of tasks thatContinue reading “My Quantum Power Wheelchair and Caring for My Pets”

Great Wheelchair Accessible Shopping Tips

‘Tis the season for shopping and deals! Black Friday is the day after Thanksgiving that is filled with sales and traditionally represents the start of the holiday shopping season. Cyber Monday is the Monday after Thanksgiving and is known for online shopping sales. Both days are heavily marketed and something many people look forward to,Continue reading “Great Wheelchair Accessible Shopping Tips”

The Challenge of Family Gatherings, Access and My Quantum Power Wheelchair

Thanksgiving is a time for family gatherings. For wheelchair users, that can be an accessibility nightmare. Many families host their Thanksgiving dinners at houses with steps. To be a part of the celebration, wheelchair users must be carried into the house or pushed around in transport chairs because they left their mobility equipment at home.Continue reading “The Challenge of Family Gatherings, Access and My Quantum Power Wheelchair”

Great Tips for Shopping Black Friday in a Quantum Power Wheelchair

I never run from a good sale. Prior to my mobility challenges, I use to stand in Black Friday lines, awaiting the must-have sales. Now that I have a disability, I still shop Black Friday, but I am very strategic. Usually, the Black Friday ads are released 2 to 3 weeks before the sale itself.Continue reading “Great Tips for Shopping Black Friday in a Quantum Power Wheelchair”

Hurricane Preparedness When You Have a Quantum Power Wheelchair

A few months ago, the west coast of Florida was absolutely devastated by Hurricane Ian. I’ve been very fortunate and blessed to own property on a barrier island on the east coast of Florida for seven years. Hurricanes are a natural part of living in Florida. I want to talk about living in a high-riskContinue reading “Hurricane Preparedness When You Have a Quantum Power Wheelchair”

The Best Features on My Quantum Power Wheelchair

I’ve been using a wheelchair ever since I was a little girl, so I know what I like and dislike about power chair technology. When the time came for me to get a new power chair, I knew what I wanted because of all the features the chair offered. We all have our favorite features,Continue reading “The Best Features on My Quantum Power Wheelchair”