9 Inspirational Quotes on Overcoming Disability

Some people just know the right things to say – mom and dad, friends, teachers… When you’re in need of a pick-me-up, kind words can oftentimes be the best medicine. Here are 9 inspirational quotes that deal with overcoming disabilities. Which one is your favorite? Do you have a quote of your own that inspires…

How-To: Yoga Poses from Your Wheelchair

Namaste! Whether you are a novice or advanced in the practice of yoga, check out this blog post for Youtube’s best videos on wheelchair yoga or seated yoga. Post includes posing tutorials, breathing techniques, and more.

INFOGRAPHIC: Disability & America

Here are some fast facts about disability in the United States. As always 101 Mobility is committed and proud to serve the community of people living with disabilities in this country. 101 Mobility is happy to provide industry leading accessibility and mobility solutions for use in the home and in public settings. Contact us today…

Custom Wheelchair Costumes Raise Halloween Spirits!

For the third year in a row, the 101 Mobility team built custom wheelchair costumes for the special needs class at Codington Elementary School in Wilmington, NC! From a dazzling cupcake to a fierce Red Baron costume, the kids flaunted their transformation in a school-wide parade with parents, families, teachers, the media, and the entire…

Q&A With Codington Elementary’s Special Needs Staff!

All of us at 101 Mobility can’t even begin to describe how excited are to be hosting our 3rd Annual Wheelchair Costume Halloween Parade at Codington Elementary school in Wilmington, NC! The big day is just a couple of days away. We got to speak with special needs teacher Vanessa Bishop and her assistants (Jennifer…

Read this, 4 Jake’s Sake

Jake, a spirited 11-year-old who loves video games, social studies, and watching videos on YouTube, was diagnosed with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy at age 7. Since then, Jake’s friends and family launched 4 Jake’s Sake to raise funds and awareness for Jake’s condition. The project’s launch has raised over $12,500 for a home elevator so Jake…

The Benefits of Hand Cycling

The Background of Hand Cycling Cycling has grown in popularity as a form of recreation and daily transportation. Riding a bike is a wonderful way to enjoy being outdoors, enhance cardiovascular health or socialize with family and friends. A great form of increasing physical activity, cycling also spares weight-bearing joints by being low-impact. With technological…

What you need to know about ALS (and our Ice Bucket Challenge!)

This week, the 101 Mobility corporate office accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. We are absolutely honored to help raise awareness for a cause that affects so many people and many of our clients. We are happy to take part in the efforts to raise awareness, give back to our community, and contribute to finding…

Fast Facts: Assistance Dogs

At 101 Mobility, we love seeing the great work that assistance dogs can do for their owners. Here are some fast facts for anyone who may want to learn more about assistance dogs!. 1. What are assistance dogs? The term “assistance dog” is used to refer to what most people call “service dogs.” There are many…

7 Innovative Assistive Apps

Just as there are great apps available for caregivers, there are amazing apps available for those with disAbilities as well! These 7 are our favorites here at 101 Mobility. Check them out! . 1. TapTapSee: Free on iTunes TapTapSee helps the blind and visually impaired by identifying objects that they might encounter in their day-to-day lives. When users…