Ordinary Items, Extraordinary Solutions

The title of Dr. Therese Willkomm’s forthcoming book concisely describes what she does — “Make Stuff and Love People.” Dr. Willkomm, the director of New Hampshire’s State Assistive Technology Program with the Institute on Disability at the University of New Hampshire (UNH), has spent more than 25 years creating assistive technology solutions for people with […]

Create Your Own Music with The Magic Flute

The Magic Flute is for people who love music but can’t physically play instruments. This amazing device gives people with disabilities the chance to make their own music, even if they can’t use their hands. The Magic Flute is an electronic version of a wind instrument played through speakers. Physical challenges aside, those who want […]

Gearing Up Mobility with BraunAbility

BraunAbility, a manufacturer of wheelchair-accessible vans and lifts, recently announced plans to relocate its global headquarters to Carmel. According to Inside INdiana Business, the company will invest $7.5 million to move to the Lakeside Green Business Center and build a new Research & Development and Technology Center. This investment will not only create several jobs […]

Everyone Can Shine in iCan Bike Camp

The harsh winter sweeping across the Hoosier state is slowly but surely coming to a close. The sun is peeking out of the clouds, and summer is just around the corner. Few warm weather pastimes rival riding a bike. The sense of freedom, the feeling of the summer breeze blowing through your hair, the excitement […]

Stay Mobile and Keep It Personal with Ambutech Canes

Ambutech offers products designed with the customer’s mobility and quality of life in mind. It began as a small shop building support canes in the early 1980s. It has since built a reputation for making some of the most reliable canes in the world. Over the years, Ambutech has grown to offer the widest range […]

Big John Toilet Seat

Many individuals with mobility impairments can have a hard time transferring and balancing on a standard toilet seat.  Traditional toilet seats tend to wobble and shift as individuals try to transfer on and off.  The Big John Toilet Seat is an ideal solution for this problem. The Big John Toilet Seat “has a more comfortable […]