WHEELCHAIR RESOURCES

WHEELCHAIR RESOURCES 2017-02-01T18:51:56+00:00

Travel more safely in motor vehicles while seated in your wheelchair:

www.travelsafer.org/

Wheelchair Lemon Law website –  The USA Tech Guide website provides information on the “Wheelchair Lemon Laws” which provides a potential legal remedy for consumers who purchase or lease new motorized wheelchairs that do not function properly.

www.usatechguide.org/articledisplay.php?artid=16

Recycled Equipment – Pennsylvania’s Initiative on Assistive Technology (PIAT) supports a variety of programs that may be a source for “previously-owned” assistive devices, such as wheelchairs, walkers, commodes, lifts, portable ramps, and other devices.

http://disabilities.temple.edu/programs/assistive/piat/

 This resource is designed to help individuals find answers to common questions about getting a wheelchair.

http://www.usersfirst.org/resources/mobilitymap/index.php?pg=kb.book&id=41