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Useful Mobility Scooter Accessories for Travel

We try to remember to leave room in our suitcases for souvenirs when we’re traveling, but we don’t always think about how we are going to carry those things back to the hotel room. Travelers who enjoy getting souvenirs for their friends and family all know the struggle of carrying the things that they bought … Continue reading Useful Mobility Scooter Accessories for Travel

Useful Power Wheelchair Accessories for Travel

We’re all familiar with the planning process for a trip: what lodging to choose, what form(s) of transportation to use and, of course, what to pack. Part of the planning process that we don’t always think of is how to make traveling with our personal items more efficient. While buying accessories may make you think … Continue reading Useful Power Wheelchair Accessories for Travel

Benefits of Traveling with a Power Chair

Finances and lack of knowledge are common barriers to realizing one’s dream of traveling. However, there is an even greater offender that prevents many people from ever leaving their own town: fear. While there are many legitimate fears that come with traveling in general, there are even more specific ones that go along with traveling … Continue reading Benefits of Traveling with a Power Chair

Camps

Camp Emerald Forest 26000 Pittsburg RoadSt. Helens, OR 97051Phone/Fax: 503-397-4226E-mail: emeraldfor@columbia-center.orgA small, private camp that gives groups flexibility to arrange their own programs. Home cooked food and lodging is provided at reasonable prices. Mustard Seed Farm/Camp c/o Gateway Counseling Service100 Porter Road, Suite 104Pottstown, PA 19464Phone: 610-323-8866 Sky Ranch, Inc. 27955 Terrace DriveNorth Olmsted, OH 44070-4962Phone: … Continue reading Camps

What to Pack When Traveling with a Wheelchair

By: Yvette Pegues Travel is NOT always fun, but the destination is always worth it! There’s a clear difference between my travel experiences prior to my disability and now. Whether traveling by plane, train, bus or car, traveling outside one’s comfort zone becomes a challenge for anyone. When traveling with mobility limitations, it’s close to … Continue reading What to Pack When Traveling with a Wheelchair