Monthly Archives: June 2011

Home and Community Based Home Modifications Funding in Atlanta

The Georgia Department of Human Services offers community based services to assist elderly and people with disabilities to remain living in their homes longer, in spite of mobility challenges. A few of the services include home modifications. The following is … Continue reading

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Volunteers for CATEA Research Study – Wheelchair Pressure Ulcers

CATEA – Center for Assistive Technology and Environmental Access Volunteers Needed for a Research Study Investigating the Risk Factors Associated with Developing Pressure Ulcers  Study involvement for qualified individuals will include: A brief seating evaluation to assess your sitting posture. … Continue reading

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Vehicle Mobility Aids for Wheelchairs and Scooters

Considering the purchase of a handicap accessible vehicle? There are a number of important decisions to be made as you begin your search. The first question is, will you seek a vehicle that has already been modified, or will you … Continue reading

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The Sterling 2000 Stairlift

The Sterling 2000 Stairlift is a well-known curved or switch back stairlift system offering a safe, comfortable and smooth ride. The Sterling 2000 curved stair lift may also include as options — a powered automatic hinge solution to prevent the … Continue reading

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Flute Playing Made Easier For Persons with Disabilities

Are you or a loved one interested in perfecting your flute playing expertise, but hindered by a disability? Visit FluteLab is a Dutch company founded in 1986 by Maarten Visser. FluteLab specializes in making experimental flutes,  designed to change … Continue reading

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