Applying the “BRAKES” (What to Do In Case of a Fall)

(This blog post is a contribution from Kindra French, owner of 101 Mobility in San Diego.) “Mimi! I fell down… I’m ok.” I probably hear that phrase a dozen times every day from my three-year-old grandson, Landen. It’s usually followed by, “Let’s speeeeeeeeeed!” as his little turbo jet-fueled legs take off for another series of laps…

5 Powerful Videos that Prove Love Knows No Disability

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.” -Maya Angelou February 14th is approaching quickly, and you know what that means… Valentine’s Day! Valentine’s Day is a yearly tradition celebrated in many countries throughout the world, a day set aside to honor romantic love…

8 Tips to Help Seniors Share Their “Living Legacies” with Family

(This blog post is a contribution from Kindra French, owner of 101 Mobility in San Diego.) Both my parents were in their late 50’s when they passed away, and with their passing, much of our family’s history was lost to time. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve wished I knew more about my…

Giving the Ultimate Holiday Gift to Grayson

Harmar, 101 Mobility partner to provide 12-year-old Grayson with a free pool lift for Christmas. SARASOTA, FL – Like many 12-year-olds, Grayson Tullio is bright-eyed and full of energy; having a range of passions that spans everything from horseback riding, Boy Scouts, videos games, to causing trouble with his twin sister. There’s only one factor…

Wisconsin Woman Donates Stair Lift to Stranger in Need

101 Mobility, Rebuilding Together connect a lift donation to a well-deserving recipient. MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN – For Mary, taking on three flights of stairs each day wasn’t an easy feat, especially when dealing with issues from limited mobility. And staying on one level wasn’t an option either, seeing as her living quarters and bathroom were on…

How To: Exercises from Your Wheelchair

Wheelchair Exercises It’s the beginning of 2016, and you know what that means… New Year’s Resolutions! Although many people plan to better themselves in an assortment of ways, there’s one resolution that’s always at the top of the list: losing weight. And, rest assured, there are more diet/exercise tips floating around to keep most people…

Christmas Donation Allows Martha to “Shoot for the Moon”

Martha Calie, the young entrepreneur behind “Shoot for the Moon Animal Treats,” receives a holiday stair lift donation courtesy of 101 Mobility in Lexington. BEREA, KY – When Martha Calie first began baking and selling specialized dog treats for a family friend’s store in Berea, Kentucky, her mother Mary didn’t know whether to consider it…

Amazing “Season of Service” in San Diego

(This blog post is a contribution from Kindra French, owner of 101 Mobility in San Diego.) At 101 Mobility in San Diego, we are committed to serving the needs of our community, both locally and globally. Organizations like Stop Hunger Now and Samaritan’s Purse are bringing hope and healing to people in need around the world. Recently, we had the opportunity to partner…

Soldier Unexpectedly Gets Wish Granted for His Wife

U.S. Army/Special Forces Operator Christian McIntosh gets his wish granted – a brand new stair lift – for his wife, Susanna. When Susanna McIntosh became unable to handle the stairs in her two-story home every day, she felt stuck. “You know, it’s dangerous for me to go up and down the stairs; so I just…

Help Seniors Feel “Home for the Holidays”

(This blog post is a contribution from Kindra French, owner of 101 Mobility in San Diego.) It’s December! Crazy! For most of us, the Holiday Season is in full swing. This time of year is such a joyful season for celebrating with friends, gathering with family and loved ones, and enjoying the simple pleasure of…