Accessible Living - BraunAbility Article Library

In this section of the BraunAbility article library we focus on accessible living that range in topics from air travel 101 for wheelchair users to college tips for students with disabilities.
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How to Create a Handicap Accessible House

If someone you live with has a disability, it is important to ensure that you're living in a handicap accessible house. Here's a simple guide to help you out.

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Accessible Travel Spring Break Destinations

Accessible (and affordable!) Spring Break destinations are out there, and they are fun for the whole family. Visit Arizona, California, or Florida for an unfailingly good time.

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Celebrate Caregivers This Valentine’s Day

This Valentine’s Day, we looked at ways of showing our love for the caregivers in our lives. According to a poll, half of respondents say they wish they were thanked more often for what they do.

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Wheelchair Exercises | Chair Exercises

Wheelchair exercises can look different, but some basic chair exercises work your arms, shoulders, and core right from your home gym.

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Rocking Your Personal Fashion from a Wheelchair

Priscilla Hedlin, mother of three and author of the WheelchairMommy blog, shares her tips on how to hit all of your holiday parties in style this season.

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3 Tips to Handicap Parking

Brett Eastburn has driven around the country showing his disability is really an ability, but competing for handicap accessible parking is a challenge.

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Able Flight Brings Wheels to the Sky

Able Flight works to give scholarships to people who have physical disabilities for the purpose of obtaining a Sport Pilot license.

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Flying with a Disability: Air Travel 101 for Wheelchair Users

Nervous about flying with a disability? Don't be! Our guest bloggers give you tips and tricks to make your next flight the most comfortable ever.

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What Are my Options for Accessible Travel?

Just getting started finding personal options for accessible travel? We've laid out your options with lifts, vans and financing your mobility aid of choice.

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Christmas Gifts for People in Wheelchairs

Finding the perfect gift is never easy. Complete your holiday shopping with a gift for the wheelchair user in your life that they actual want!

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College Tips for Students with a Disability

College can be an intimidating time with so many changes, but there are things that make adjusting a little easier if you have a disability on campus.

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Semi-Autonomous License Given to Sam Schmidt

Quadriplegic and former IndyCar racer Sam Schmidt today became the first person to receive a semi-autonomous vehicle license in the world.

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Getting Dogs Comfortable Around Wheelchairs

Questioning how to start getting dogs comfortable around wheelchairs? Learn pet behavior and tips to help your dog adjust to a wheelchair and their user.

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How to Get a Handicap Placard for Parking

If you have a temporary disability or a permanent disability, there is a handicap parking permit available for your needs through your local DMV.

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Michigan Power Hockey Team Prepares for Nationals

The Michigan Mustangs power hockey team may be wheelchair users, but they are athletes first, and prepared to defend their national title.

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Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids in a Wheelchair

Christmas is around the corner, and so is Santa Claus! Here are the best toys & gift ideas to bring happiness to both girls and boys in a wheelchair.

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How to Qualify for Social Security Disability

The process for qualifying for Social Security disability after a spinal cord injury can seem daunting, but resources are available. Get started here.

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Road Safety Advice for Wheelchair Users

BraunAbility’s 12 must-have items for your wheelchair accessible vehicle and road safety advice to make your trips – both long and local – a breeze.

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Road Trip 101 with the Twardowskis

Road trip 101: Wheelchair van travel opens up this world to explore. See tips to make a road trip stress-free and accessible.

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San Antonio's Accessible Amusement Park

Morgan's Wonderland in San Antonio, TX was built by a father for his daughter, but now this accessible amusement park has visitors from all over the world.

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SAWs Builds Ramps to the World

BraunAbility employees volunteered with the Indianapolis non-profit SAWs to build wheelchair ramps, helping owners free themselves from their homes.

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