Locally Owned & Operated in Indianapolis
Servicing Indianapolis & Surrounding Communities
101 Mobility is locally owned and operated so we are always available for residents and businesses all throughout Indianapolis and surrounding communties. WE ANSWER THE PHONE! We offer an array of superior products and packages giving us the opportunity to recommend the best solution for your needs and budget. Because we carry an inventory of mobility products, we are able to service customers for those unforeseen events. 101 Mobility makes every effort to service our customers on their time-line whether it be an emergency repair or new installation. We are qualified, knowledgeable factory-trained, and certified. Jon Thomas, owner, is a Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS).
We provide a complimentary 1-year Service Warranty on all of our products. If your needs are not long term we can provide a rental solution and for those that are not quite sure we offer a Buy Back Program. For the people of Indianapolis and the surrounding communities, we are the closest local, full service accessibility and mobility company in the area with a show room. If you stop by our showroom you will be greeted by someone that wants to earn your business—Jon, Kerry, Jeremiah and Sam to mention a few. Our showroom allows you to see, touch, feel, ride, and try out multiple brands and types of mobility devices.
There is such a full spectrum of mobility equipment choices that are available for each person’s specific application. We know that no two mobility issues are alike, which is why our staff listens, evaluates, and then recommends a solution to achieve optimal improvement for the customer and their family.
101 Mobility is here to help improve your quality of life, with a team you can trust
101 Mobility – Indianapolis provides sales, installation, repair, and maintenance on: Stairlifts, Platform Lifts, Ramps, Residential Elevators, Patient Lifts, Pool Lifts, Auto Lifts, and Bathroom Modifications. 101 Mobility’s service technicians ARE NOT independent contractors, RATHER they are full-time factory trained and certified experts.
Our quick response to clients who find themselves unable to move about their home due to an equipment failure is and will always be a top priority. Our technicians are certified across the board on a myriad of mobility equipment products, and are able to quickly access equipment failures and get the equipment up and running usually in the same day. We also take great pride in insuring that the end user and family members are trained on how to use their mobility device properly. If they have problems we will come out to help them free of charge.
More about our location
101 Mobility is 17 miles Northeast of downtown Indianapolis. Our office/showroom is in close proximity to Community North Hospital, the Castleton Mall, and Castleton Post office. We are one mile from the I69 and 82nd Street Exit. Off of I69 Exit go West on 82nd Street about 1/4 mile.
101 Mobility is proud to serve the entire Indianapolis area and surrounding communities including Carmel, Noblesville, Fishers, Greenwood, Plainfield, Avon, Zionsville, Westfield, Muncie, Anderson, Mooresville, Brownsburg, and Lafayette. We offer FREE IN-HOME CONSULTATIONS, so call us today to get started on your path to greater mobility!
We look forward to talking with you! 317-827-2740
Our Indianapolis team is dedicated to helping you stay mobile and independent.
A little about Jon and Kerry…
During their spare time Jon and Kerry enjoy the variety of restaurants in Broad Ripple, attending concerts at the Vogue & rollerblading and biking on the Monon Trail. They also enjoy the the shops and restaurants on Mass Ave. and Fountain Square in downtown Indianapolis. They enjoy an occasional Colts or Pacers Game, and of course the Indy 500. Jon and Kerry also like to spend time in the vibrant and growing area of Fishers and not far from their house the small town of Fortville where they enjoy the shops and one of their favorite local restaurants, The Foxgardin.
101 Mobility Team Rundown
Jon Thomas - Owner
Jon Thomas, owner, a native Minnesotan moved to Indiana with his wife Kerry in 1997. Over the last 20 years Jon has worked in sales and sales management within the medical device industry. This knowledge of the medical industry led him to an ownership opportunity with 101 Mobility. Jon is CAPS Certified by the National Builders Association. Additionally, he has been certified by all accessibility product manufacturers. Jon enjoys his family time, golfing, skiing, hockey, boating and spending time with friends.
Kerry Thomas - Owner
Kerry Thomas, owner, was born in Indianapolis. She grew up in Indianapolis in the Geist area. Kerry graduated from Lawrence North High School and then attended Indiana University in Bloomington and earned a degree in Apparel Merchandising. She lived in Minneapolis, MN for 7 years, working in the buying office for Dayton Hudson, Marshall Fields, and also with Fingerhut, a catalog company. She met her husband Jon in Minneapolis. After having their first child, they moved back to Indiana. She now lives in Fishers with her husband Jon and their three children. Kerry has been a freelance graphic artist for the last 20 years. She enjoys playing tennis, gardening, boating and spending time with her family.
Ed Pilkerton - Owner
Ed Pilkerton, owner, was born in the Baltimore, Maryland area. He has lived in the Indianapolis Geist area for the last 35 years. Ed has experience in business operations and ownership. He is factory trained and certified for Bruno, Harmar & Liko. In Ed’s spare time, he enjoys playing golf and spending time with friends and family.
Sam Zike - Mobility Specialist
Mitchell Thomas - Mobility Specialist
Mitchell Thomas has lived in the Fishers area his entire life. He graduated from Hamilton Southeastern High School and currently attends Purdue University studying Environmental Engineering. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with friends, traveling, playing golf & hockey, and an occasional snow boarding trip.
Honorary Employee Mention
Jeremiah Windle - Spotlight Employee
We are proud to have Jeremiah Windle on our team. Jeremiah has played a crucial role in the success of 101 Mobility – Indianapolis. As a manufacturer trained and certified installer, Jeremiah offers customers a very high level of customer service in the field. We continuously receive notes and comments from our customers on Jeremiah’s ability to deliver professional & timely expertise on a variety of accessibility products. Jeremiah has a unique gift to connect with our customers. He takes time to fully understand their needs and then performs the service or install to match their requirements. Jeremiah is a true asset to our organization!
101 Mobility of Indianapolis offers Stair Lifts, Wheelchair Ramps, Platform Lifts, and More!
101 Mobility of Indianapolis provides sales, installation, repair, and maintenance on: Stairlifts, Platform Lifts, Ramps, Patient Lifts, Residential Elevators, Auto Lifts, Bathroom Modifications, and Pool Lifts. 101 Mobility’s Mobility Specialists ARE NOT independent contractors, RATHER they are full time factory trained and certified experts. 101 Mobility is licensed by the state of Indiana as a Home Medical Equipment Service Provider which is governed by the Indiana Board of Pharmacy. By law every Accessibility and Mobility provider and installer is required to be licensed by the Board of Pharmacy in the state of Indiana.
After a product is installed, we take great pride in insuring that the end user and family members are trained on how to use their mobility device properly. If they have problems, we will come out to help them free of charge.
Check out our products below:
Automotive Mobility Solutions
Count on auto lifts from 101 Mobility to lift and transport your scooter, power chair, or wheelchair inside or outside your truck, van, SUV, or sedan.View All Automotive Mobility Solutions >
Bath Safety Solutions
Bathroom safety solutions from 101 Mobility help you maintain safety, independence, and dignity in the bathroom.View All Bath Safety Solutions >
A staircase should never come between you and your patrons. 101 Mobility offers a wide selection of commercial stair lifts from the most trusted brands in the industry, each one promising safe and easy navigation up and down your business’s stairs.View All Commercial Stairlifts >
Power lift chairs combine the comfort of your favorite recliner with transfer assistance and therapeutic benefits.View All Lift Chairs >
Outdoor Stair Lifts
A staircase should never come between you and your independence outdoors. 101 Mobility provides a wide selection of outdoor chair lifts from the most trusted brands in the industry, each one promising you safe and easy navigation up and down the stairs once again.View All Outdoor Stair Lifts >
Outdoor Wheelchair Ramps
Outdoor wheelchair ramps from 101 Mobility provide safe and reliable home access for users with walkers, wheelchairs, powerchairs, and more.View All Outdoor Wheelchair Ramps >
101 Mobility can help you choose from a wide variety of patient lifts, including Hoyer / hydraulic, manual, portable, and ceiling-mounted lifts.View All Patient Lifts >
Whether you’re looking for a vertical platform lift to conquer steep slopes or an inclined platform lift to travel along an existing staircase, 101 Mobility will find you the best solution for safe and reliable floor-to-floor transportation.View All Platform Lifts >
Pool & Spa Lifts
101 Mobility offers a variety of ADA compliant pool & spa lifts from the industry’s leading manufacturers to enable safe aquatic access for the disabled and mobility-challenged.View All Pool & Spa Lifts >
Residential elevators are an elegant and reliable solution for those looking to facilitate easy travel between floors at home.View All Residential Elevators >
About Our Products and Services
At 101 Mobility of Indianapolis we sell, install, repair, and service straight and curved stairlifts for both residential and commercial applications. We are experts in the design and installation of even the most complex and difficult applications. Every staircase and each customer’s needs are unique. This is why we carry a wide variety including those made by: Bruno, Harmar, Handicare, & Savaria. 101 Mobility also offers stairlift rental programs for short term and long term situations and if you are not quite sure if you want to purchase or rent we offer a Buy Back Program. Our certified specialists consider the unique needs of each customer and offer onsite solutions for the end user & their family.
Our Mobility Specialists, Jeremiah, Sam & Mitch, make sure your stairlift is installed and is working properly. They will show the end user and family how to use the stairlift and will insure your home is clean before they leave. Most importantly 101 Mobility holds the required State of Indiana Home Medical Equipment License in accordance with Indiana law. Our Mobility Specialists are full time employees and are manufacturer trained and certified to insure your stairlift is safe and installed correctly.
101 Mobility of Indianapolis offers ADA commercial & residential ramps. Unlike competitors, 101 Mobility has the complete vertical manufacturing process of ramps under control. From extrusion of the aluminum, to the manufacturing, to the shipping to the local warehouse. This ensures the highest quality and no middle man, which means the best value in handicapped ramping. It also gives us the ability to construct custom ramps tailored to accommodate your individual needs. 101 Mobility’s modular handicapped ramping system can be installed quickly without modifications to your home or business and can be removed quickly when they are longer needed. We also carry portable and threshold ramps for rent or purchase.
101 Mobility of Indianapolis is licensed and trained to install residential and commercial vertical platform lifts and inclined platform lifts. Vertical platform lifts function similarly to elevators but are not as expensive. We offer several types of drives to meet customer needs and budgets. Vertical platform lifts can take you anywhere form a couple of inches up to upwards of 20 feet. 101 Mobility of Indianapolis offers a wide variety of vertical platform lifts from: Bruno, Harmar and Savaria. 101 Mobility delivers expert consultation, installation, and ongoing service on your platform lift. Take a look at our Gallery of photos from the BMW Golf Championship in Carmel. We installed five VPL’s for this event!
We are fortunate to have Hill-Rom in our backyard, Batesville, IN. Liko, a division of Hill Rom, offers a full array of patient care lifts, from overhead ceiling lifts, to sit-to-stand or sit-to-sit lifts. Liko also offers different sling styles and sizes to accommodate these lifts and meet the end users needs.
101 Mobility installs commercial stairlifts, vertical platform lifts, modular handicapped ramps & patient lifts. We have been proud to work on projects at:
- BMW PGA Golf Championships – Carmel, IN
- Dillsboro United Methodist Church – Dillsboro, IN
- Whitney Masonic Temple – Muncie, IN
- Burnettsville Christian Church – Burnettsville, IN
- First Baptist Church – Flora, IN
- Carriage House of LaPorte – La Porte, IN
- White Oak Methodist Church – Monticello, IN
Beech Grove, IN
Making a difference in the community
We are driven to meet the needs of each customer to the best of our ability and strive to satisfy every client. We pride ourselves on getting involved with the community. Below are a few of the causes we support:
Fishers, Indiana March Disability Awareness Month
Fisher's ADA Roundtable Committee for the Disabled
101 Mobility sits on the Fisher’s ADA Roundtable Committee, which strives to improve accessibility in Fishers, IN. Read more!
Hamilton County Resource Fair
Hamilton County Transition Fair
101 Mobility supports this special fair for families of children with special needs, informing them about agencies that can offer support.
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