It’s an unbelievably overwhelming feeling when something goes wrong with your vehicle. You never realize just how much you rely on your automotive transportation until it’s taken from you. A few months ago, my beloved car, which I’ve had since I was 16, wouldn’t start. I couldn’t understand what was happening. I consider myself a… Read Article

“Life is entirely what you make it to be,” said Neena Nizar in a 2013 TEDx Talk at Manipal University in Dubai. She stood on the stage and, although not quite four feet tall, commanded attention. Her voice has undertones that sound like laughter. But Neena has had lots of reasons to cry, instead of… Read Article

Say I’m Interested in Purchasing a BraunAbility Vehicle…Where Do I Start? With BraunAbility’s new Help Me Buy section on our website, you can get answers to all your initial questions in the same place. We won’t tell you what you need; that decision is ultimately up to you and your mobility dealer. But we can… Read Article

What should you expect when buying an accessible vehicle? It’s a new process for a lot of people, and it can be overwhelming.  That’s why we want to make your buying journey as easy to understand as possible. Here are the top 10 things to consider when buying an accessible vehicle. Know Your Options. When it comes… Read Article

Who is Kennedy Ng’ang’a? Our friend Reveca Torres, an artist and the creator of BACKBONES, recently created an exhibition in Chicago starring artwork from people with spinal cord injuries, including the work of Kennedy Ng’ang’a. Reveca and Kennedy remain close, with Kennedy saying she’s “like a sister.” When Kennedy Ng’ang’a was young, he was a high school… Read Article

  You have a need: funding an accessible vehicle. And you have questions: how do you even get started with such a large task? Even more so: how do I get chosen out of a list of applicants?   Research Tamara Simmons, author of “The Funding Guide for Children with Disabilities,” says the first step should always be… Read Article

Whether you already have an RV and have recently experienced a decrease in mobility or you are saving to purchase an accessible RV, here are some things you’ll need to consider for accessible RV travel. There are four different types of RVs, but Class B and Class C models are generally the best recommendation for modification…. Read Article

It’s officially ‘Cuffing Season’ and the dating pool is now full of fish once again. As a single, professional, disabled woman, I decided this is the year I recommit to dating and my journey of finding viable candidates for the title of Mr. Right. Yes, I am going to dip my toes back into the… Read Article

Time to get out those witch hats, whiskers, princess dresses, and armor; if you do, you could have a chance at winning $500! That’s right: It’s time for the fifth annual BraunAbility Halloween on Wheels costume contest. From October 24 through November 6, submit a picture of your most creative Halloween costume. You don’t have… Read Article

A vehicle wheelchair lift may be the perfect solution for people who need a mobility solution but may not yet be ready to commit to a wheelchair accessible vehicle. For those curious about choosing a wheelchair lift for their full-sized van, we interviewed our regional lift specialist. Tom Thomas, Senior Inside Sales Coordinator, has been… Read Article