From “No” to “Go” – A Story of Changing Stair Lift Perceptions

This blog post is a contribution by Kindra French, owner of 101 Mobility San Diego One Friday evening, just as I had turned on the stove to begin making dinner, the phone rang. I turned the burner off (safety first!) and answered. The caller was Bill, asking if we would be willing to open our…

101 Mobility North Chicago Helps BraveHearts Riding Center Give Veterans a Lift

In November, 2016, 101 Mobility North Chicago received a call from Mr. McKevitt at the BraveHearts Therapeutic Riding & Educational Center. Mr. McKevitt requested a quote to have a ceiling lift installed at his center – something that 101 Mobility is extremely familiar with. A ceiling lift is a form of medical equipment that employs…

The Richardsons: Handling Life’s Turns with a Stairlift

At almost 80 years old, Gordon and Nancy Richardson enjoyed their active, mobile lifestyle in Orangevale, CA. They enjoyed spending time together, as well as with their adult children, with little if any physical limitations. That all changed in 2012, when Nancy had an accident. After recovering from her injuries, she was left with a…

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…

101 Mobility San Antonio ramps up the volume for MDA South Texas’ Muscle Walk!

This past Saturday, 101 Mobility San Antonio participated in MDA South Texas’ Muscle Walk. The event was a smashing success – participants raised over 135k to fund medical research and provide support for individuals and families affected by musculoskeletal diseases. Owner of 101 Mobility San Antonio Jill Taylor and her team donated a ramp rental…

Injured Veterans: What We’re Doing and How You Can Help

Make a Difference Army SSG Alex Dillmann was on a night mission when his truck rolled over an IED in Afghanistan. The blast killed one soldier and left four others, including SSG Dillmann, with severe injuries. Alex suffered from broken and fractured bones, internal injuries, and lacerations. Fractures to his vertebra resulted in paraplegia from the…

Wheelchair Games Spark Competition Despite Physical Conditions

For someone who, at first, did not know much about disabilities, learning about the 2013 Wheelchair Games was a mind-altering experience. This year, over 600 veterans with spinal cord injuries, neurological conditions, amputations, and other mobility impairments flocked to Tampa, FL to compete. Last week, I was fortunate enough to interview two volunteers from the…

5 Factors to Consider when Installing an ADA Compliant Pool Lift

Important Tips to Get in Compliance with New ADA Guidelines for Public Pools Don’t let another summer go by before making your pool accessible for all of your guests. Dive into trusted tips from 101 Mobility St. Louis owner and pool lift installer Brad Kohlbrecher to ensure cost-effective and code-compliant pool lift decisions are made…

101 Mobility Opens as the 1st Go-To for Mobility Solutions in St. Louis

101 Mobility St. Louis opens as the city’s only nationally branded full-service sales, maintenance, and installation provider of a complete line of mobility equipment, including stair lifts, auto lifts, ramps, porch lifts, patient lifts, power wheelchairs, scooters and more.  Owner, Brad Kolhbrecher proudly represents 101 Mobility’s 23rd franchisee. 101 Mobility’s national partnerships with trusted brands will…