WHILL: Personal Mobility Device

Each and every individual who uses a wheelchair has his or her own unique needs, likes, dislikes, etc.  When purchasing a wheelchair, it’s at least a 5 year commitment, so it’s often hard to find the wheelchair that “fits just right.”  The developers behind the WHILL mobility device acknowledge this, and have created a unique wheelchair […]

14+ ADA Compliant Kitchen Appliances

One of the most popular articles on our blog is: Top 5 things to consider when designing an accessible kitchen for wheelchair users.  Within the article, our very own Nikol Prieto discussed 5+ ways to make your kitchen accessible.  She covered guidelines for accessible work surfaces/counters, kitchen sinks, cabinets, doorways/hallways, and appliances.  As a wheelchair […]

Desk Arm / Large Lap Hugger

People with physical disabilities may benefit from assistive technology that helps put them in a more comfortable position. The cushion pictured to the left is a support cushion for people using wheelchairs. The Desk Arm/Large Lap Hugger is a torso support designed to prevent forward leaning by people who use wheelchairs. This foam padded support […]