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What Makes Wheelchair In Motion The Best Choice When You Need To Rent An Accessible Van?
Wheelchair In Motion wants to provide the best customer service that meets the needs of those individuals and families where mobility is physically challenging. With over 20 years of industry experience, our founder, John Hillier has first-hand knowledge about the obstacles of transporting physically challenged family and friends across Southern Ontario. Continue reading What Makes Wheelchair In Motion The Best Choice When You Need To Rent An Accessible Van?
Inspirational Stories from Wheelchair Athletes
When we hear about awe-inspiring sporting achievements, our minds immediately conjure up images of able-bodied athletes with superhuman physical abilities. But think again. Today wheelchair athletes accomplish some of the most daring athletic feats. These amazing individuals prove that physical limitations for wheelchair users exist only in the mind. In today’s world mobility challenges should […] Continue reading Inspirational Stories from Wheelchair Athletes
Wheelchair Etiquette – Eye-Opening Guidelines
Wheelchair users are no different from anyone else in society and should be treated and talked to with dignity and respect. Although not intentional, others may accidentally offend or embarrass persons in wheelchairs without realizing it. Continue reading Wheelchair Etiquette – Eye-Opening Guidelines
Evolution of the Wheelchair
What Evolutionary Events Caused Changes in Wheelchair Design? In today’s world, accessible transportation services for people with wheelchairs would not be possible without some key moments in history. These ground breaking shifts in technology and mindset helped fuel a disabled man’s imagination and determination to provide a better quality of life for people with physical […] Continue reading Evolution of the Wheelchair
Easy Travel Tips for Persons with Disabilities
Quality of life is important for persons with disabilities and their care providers. Travel can be made easier with accessible rentals for travel. Choosing to rent wheelchair accessible vans can be one important area to help create a memorable outing or travel experience in Ontario. Caring for Someone in a Wheelchair Caring for those who […] Continue reading Easy Travel Tips for Persons with Disabilities
Get to Your Next Destination Effortlessly with Wheelchair Accessible Transportation
Planning an outing takes time and attention. If you have a disability, handicap, physical limitation or mobility limitation, planning that outing requires attention to every detail which can be challenging. To make travel easier, we can make your mobility easier with our wheelchair accessible vans. Wheelchair In Motion can help by providing you with accessible […] Continue reading Get to Your Next Destination Effortlessly with Wheelchair Accessible Transportation
Make Your Ride Comfortable
Long term seating for those people who spend extensive periods of time in their wheelchairs should be as comfortable as possible. It is important for them to be able to sit and move around with ease, especially when they are travelling long distances in wheelchair accessible vans or on wheelchair accessible transit. There are many […] Continue reading Make Your Ride Comfortable
Being Mindful About Wheelchair Safety
The everyday life of someone in a wheelchair is unique. With this uniqueness comes a responsibility to be aware of wheelchair safety. Whether you use a wheelchair or travel with a loved one in a wheelchair, mindfulness on safety is very important for the person in the wheelchair as well as those around them. There […] Continue reading Being Mindful About Wheelchair Safety
Tips For An Easy, Wheelchair Accessible Summer Trip!
Planning ahead for summer travel is very important for people who require wheelchair accessible services. Are you wondering the best places to travel that are wheelchair accessible? Are there wheelchair rentals available at your destination? Is there an adaptive vehicle for hire like a wheelchair accessible van or shuttle bus? Continue reading Tips For An Easy, Wheelchair Accessible Summer Trip!
Ottawa Rentals Have Begun
Hello Ottawa, you asked and we listened! We are now serving the Ottawa area with two locations for easy access. The City of Ottawa offers accessible buses, accessible taxis and has a Para-transpo program. Wheelchair In Motion will now add to those transportation options by offering accessible rental vehicles. Presently, there are 187 accessible taxis, […] Continue reading Ottawa Rentals Have Begun