Feature Stories

  • Bubbles

    Wash, Rinse, Spin

    Cushions are made of many different materials: air cells, foams of different densities and thicknesses, gel, honeycomb or a combination. But they’re all designed to keep you comfortable and support you. And one of the best ways to get the most from your wheelchair seat cushion is to take good care of it.

  • Barrier-Free Shower from Liners Direct

    Products for a Barrier-Free Home

    Although the audience of this particular show is the home builder, many companies had plenty to choose from for the do-it-yourselfer. And if you’re in the market to hire a contractor to build your own accessible or universally designed space or upgrade your current space, it pays to be on top of the latest offerings in the market.

  • Enabled Life
    Man choosing fruit from bowl on table

    From MyPlate to My Plan

    Smart nutrition choices are not hard to make as long as you know the basics.

  • Man in wheelchair talking to physician

    Time to Speak Up

    To get the most out of primary health care, people with mobility conditions must become active healthcare consumers. Find out how.

  • Cristina Abreut

    Growing Up With Cerebral Palsy

    Two successful adults with cerebral palsy share their childhood memories.

About this Website

The Mobility Project (TMP) strives to help empower the community of wheelchair users, assistive technology users and their families by promoting dialogue and sharing ideas that can advance their many abilities and opportunities. TMP works to provide practical, timely information on assistive technology, accessibility, health-related resources, clinical conditions, advocacy and other topics of interest to this community and culture — while serving and appreciating people of all age groups and levels of ability.