Scooter Lifts Installed with Monthly Payment Financing

Looking for ways to quickly and safely transport your mobility scooter or wheelchair?

In addition to accessible vehicles, MobilityWorks also provides a variety of scooter transport solutions to choose from… include the ones shown below with monthly payment options.

Today’s lifts have been re-engineered to be lighter in weight and have the ability to accommodate heavier scooters and wheelchairs on more vehicles. Installed by NMEDA certified technicians, trained to install these products by the manufacturer, you don’t need to worry about the lift working properly with your vehicle. Inquire online here. Read more

MobilityWorks of Plainfield to Host Heartland Blood Drive

Heartland Blood Drive

MobilityWorks of Plainfield is proud to announce they will be hosting an upcoming blood drive on Friday, July 21st to benefit Heartland Blood Centers. Appointments are encouraged, so please click here to schedule your preferred donation time!

When: 7/21/2017
Where:
MobilityWorks of Plainfield
Address:
23855 W. Andrew Road, Plainfield, IL 60585
Time: 12:00 PM – 04:00 PM

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Wheelchair Bowling News

Great strides have been made in adaptive sports over the last few decades, with many of them being written about here in our blog. One sport that we haven’t covered recently was bowling.

The organization that has supported many of the advances in the sport of adaptive bowling is The American Wheelchair Bowling Association. The organization is comprised of over 500 members and growing. They’ve helped many people enjoy a sport that they love with the use of specialized adaptive equipment, including ball ramps, ball grip handles and ball pushers. Their most recent national event was the 56th Annual AWBA Tournament held at City View Lanes in Fort Worth, Texas. Visit the AWBA events page for more information. Read more

Transporting Luggage Just Became Easier for Independent Travelers

Summer is here, and whether you are traveling for business or on vacation, there are many challenges that are faced as a wheelchair user. One of those challenges may be navigating through the airport with luggage and other carry-on bags. Getting your baggage to and from the drop-off to the terminals can be a task. To make the commute a little easier, check out The Phoenix Instinct, lightweight luggage for independent travelers. Read more

See Us at The 2017 Chicago Abilities Expo

Photo courtesy of Abilities Expo.
Discover how service dogs are meeting the needs of people with many different disabilities. Photo courtesy of Abilities Expo.

MobilityWorks will be exhibiting at the 2017 Chicago Abilities Expo Friday June 23 to Sunday June 25 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center.

Exhibit hours are from 11 AM to 5 PM Friday and Saturday, and 11 AM to 4 PM on Sunday. Admission is free and all are welcome to the event!

The Chicago Abilities Expo will feature the latest technology, informative workshops, demonstrations and more. Families, caregivers, professionals and seniors will enjoy the wide range of products and services for the disability community. The expo offers three days of resources and opportunities that you may not even know exist. Read more