Wheelchairs

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!
Veteran's Guide for Mobility Solutions By Chip Stoeker Automotive Mobility Aides for disabled veterans can be a confusing topic to navigate through. I always advise veterans who visit Ability Center to start with their respective VA prosthetics department or wheelchair department, as each veteran’s disability is unique to them and the adaptive equipment necessary can...
Stand-up Wheelchairs at Ability Center There are many different types of wheelchairs for those seeking improved mobility. Traditional wheelchair options range from manual to automatic wheelchairs and also include products such as standing wheelchairs. The standing wheelchair is a product that can benefit those in need of more specialized mobility by providing a comfortable and...
Invacare Pronto Power Wheelchairs at Ability Center When you are looking for a power wheelchair that will be dependable and perform at a high level for years to come, Ability Center has products that you will love. Ability Center is proud to offer a wide selection of power wheelchairs from the most trusted brands in...
Manual Wheelchairs- Ability Center If you are looking for a wheelchair that is both easy to operate and suited for a variety of different occasions, looking into manual wheelchairs is a must. Manual wheelchairs are some of the most convenient and easy to operate, which makes them perfect for everyone from growing children to athletes....
Ability Center Celebrates Southern AZ PVA Team’s Success in the Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games Ability Center, a longtime leader in the mobility industry, celebrated the success of PVA team members from southern Arizona in the Annual National Veterans Wheelchair Games. Ability Center, one of the nation’s leading providers of handicap vans and wheelchair lifts...
Choosing the Right Wheelchair Van Wheelchair vans accommodate the type of wheelchair you have. These vans range in size and features to fill those needs. In some cases, you may want to ride or push the wheelchair into the van to keep the individual in the chair for the ride. In other cases, you may...
Transportation Solutions for Active Lifestyles If you have worked in the mobility industry for any length of time, you have probably seen this: A recently injured man rolled across the parking lot of the store where we offer accessible vehicles. He approached with a beaming smile and began to extol the virtues of his brand-new,...

Whether you’re looking to add accessible products to a car you already own or want to buy a new vehicle, driving with a disability is more attainable than you might think. Here are 10 useful wheelchair tips to help you achieve mobility independence. Make Lemons Out of Lemonade Transportation is one obstacle wheelchair users face…

Wheelchair Lacrosse League is rolling "What's special about (wheelchair) lacrosse is that it has opened up doors for guys who haven't been really interested in anything (since their injury). They're here because they love lacrosse," said Baker, a 38-year-old paraplegic who organized the nation's first wheelchair lacrosse league here 16 months ago. "It's different. It's...
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