Flying the Unfriendly Skies. Film Review: Kills on Wheels. Final Edition of SCI Life. Open Sesame: A New App Allows Android Control with Head Movement. Working Stiffs.
Two airlines broke Kenny Salvini’s wheelchair over the course of one year, and in doing so they set him on a mission to find out why accessible air travel is so difficult. What he found is a history of failed policy, an industry blinded by money – and a growing voice for change.
Q. Recently, I’ve been prescribed a number of different medications, which left me with a three-month supply of the “unsuccessful” ones that now need proper, safe disposal. Additionally, I have accumulated outdated wheelchairs and a variety of unneeded medical supplies. There are probably people somewhere in the world who could benefit from having access to them. Are there other avenues that I might investigate?
REV UP, the campaign to boost voter turn-out, is now targeting inaccessible poll sites.
Accessible Alternative to Airbnb. Pimp my Wheelchair. Todd Stabelfeldt: The Quad Father of Tech. Disabled Activists Saved Healthcare. Moving onto Flatter Terrain.
Wheelchair users can confidently book accessible rooms using Accomable, which seeks to challenge AirBnB.
Independence: A Quad's Definition. Look Ma, No Crutches! Linda Mastandrea Named FEMA's Disability Head. How I got Medicare to Pay for My SmartDrive. Fall 2017 New Product Releases.
Not since protestors occupied the a federal building in 1977 has the nation felt who we are. Then came ADAPT.
Q. I have owned a home located on a steep hill, but changes caused by my quadriplegia now make it more difficult for me to travel locally. The steep grade on nearby streets and sidewalks also makes it dangerous to travel in my wheelchair. I want to move to more level ground.
Patricia Perez persistently asked the right people the right questions to obtain her SmartDrive.