Feature Stories

  • Perspectives
    Ultrasound of Fetal Spine Development

    President of FSMA Discusses Spinal Muscular Atrophy Facts

    The Mobility Project recently had the opportunity to discuss spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) with Families of Spinal Muscular Atrophy (FSMA) President Kenneth Hobby.

  • American flag on military sleeve

    Do You Qualify?

    If you’re a veteran considering purchasing a wheelchair-accessible vehicle but are fretting about the cost of the conversion, Vantage Mobility International (VMI) has a message for you: You might qualify for federal grants that would put you in a vehicle with no money out of pocket.

  • Senior woman driving

    Seniors: AAA Offers Tips to Improve Driving Safety

    A recent American Automobile Association (AAA) poll found that nearly half of seniors worry about losing their freedom and mobility when the time comes for them to transition from driver to passenger. Fortunately, seniors can prolong their ability to drive by following just a few simple steps provided by the AAA.

  • Amputee runner

    Amputee Answers

    The Mobility Project and Mobility Management magazine sat down with Scott Cummings, president of the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists and a member of the Amputee Coalition’s scientific and medical advisory committee, to find out more about the abilities of everyday people who use prosthetics.

  • Ultralightweight Wheelchairs

    Titanium vs. Aluminum, ad infinitum

    As you look for your next ultralightweight high-performance wheelchair, are you asking the right questions?

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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.