Mobility Survey for People with SCI/D

January 28th, 2013|

Letter of Invitation

Study Title: The impact of mobility assistive technology devices on
 participation for individuals with disabilities

Dear Assistive Technology User,

As students in the Occupational Therapy department at Belmont University, we (Jordan Carver, Ashley Ganus, and Mark Ivey) are conducting a research study as part of the requirements of our doctorate degree.  […]

Survey to Improve Your Access to Wheelchairs and Medical Equipment

January 15th, 2013|

Please take part in a short survey about your access to wheelchairs and medical equipment.

Your feedback will help us advocate in Washington, DC to change policies that affect your mobility and independence, such as Medicare’s bidding program. This program not only restricts access and choice of wheelchairs and medical […]

Reaching Out to Polio Survivors

April 2nd, 2012|

Commentary by Veliko “Lee” Bekir–The Polio Network of New Jersey

For many Americans, “Polio” is a word with relatively little meaning.

They might recognize it as a disease. They might associate it with developing countries. They might even recall that America’s 32nd President, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, lived much of his life in […]