Mobility Lifts

Our blog can be quirky, fun and educational but the ultimate goal is to bring mobility industry news to you. New product launches, differences between products, Ability Center news, and much more!

Preventative maintenance plays an important part in the continued trouble-free operation of your wheelchair-accessible vehicle. Just like regular maintenance — such as oil changes — keeps your car running smoothly, performing routine wheelchair van service and repair on your mobility equipment helps prevent problems that could take you off the road. Additionally, maintaining a preventative…

As you search for a wheelchair-accessible vehicle, one major choice you’ll have to make is whether a side-entry or rear-entry wheelchair van works best for you. We break down the differences between the two types of vehicles — along with some questions to ask along the way — to help find the perfect vehicle for…

The VMI Chrysler Pacifica Access360 Wheelchair Van For over 30 years, Vantage Mobility International (VMI) has been manufacturing wheelchair conversions on vehicles.  The latest edition to the VMI family is the Chrysler Pacifica minivan.  Their quality, state-of-the-art lineup of mobility products provides ease of use, maneuverability and flexibility. All of their wheelchair vans have been 100%...
Which Wheelchair Van is Right For You - Side Entry or Rear Entry? At Ability Center, we specialize in helping our valued customers find the right accessible van for their needs, budget, and lifestyle.  Many times families are curious as to what type of wheelchair van is best; a side-entry handicap van or a van...
Financing Your Purchase at Ability Center Financing a handicap van or mobility equipment can be a stressful obstacle on the road to accessing the mobility that each person deserves. Thankfully Ability Center, one of the largest mobility products companies in the southwest United States, understands the struggle and is here to take the hassle out...
Bruno's Vertical Platform Lift for Your Porch or Deck At Ability Center, we understand that it can be difficult to enjoy time outside if you use a wheelchair or scooter. Fortunately, Bruno's vertical platform lift makes it simple to spend time on your porch or deck without risking your safety by getting out of your...
Buying a Wheelchair Van from The Ability Center If you are searching for a wheelchair van, do not make the mistake of purchasing the wrong vehicle! Wheelchair accessible vans provide easy maneuverability for those with disabilities, however, this is with well-executed research before purchase. Handicap-accessible vans come in a large selection of styles, sizes, and...
Ability Center has the Right Scooter Lift for Your Needs The Bruno Curb Sider offered by Ability Center is an easy-to-use product that lifts and stores your powerchair or scooter safely inside your vehicle at the touch of a button. All you have to do is connect the docking device, push a button on the...
Tips for Choosing Handicap Vans Anyone searching for handicap vans may feel a bit overwhelmed by the amazing number of choices, options, styles, features, and more. Fortunately, there are some easy-to-access resources that can make the entire purchasing experience much easier. The Ability Center website is not only a great place to look through available...