Accessible Transportation with Uber and Lyft for Wheelchair Users

The popular ride sharing services from Uber and Lyft are making wheelchair accessible transportation more convenient for many individuals using phone apps. If you don’t know what Uber or Lyft is, chances are you have heard the words mentioned in brief conversations. These two vehicle-for-hire companies are becoming increasingly popular due to offering convenient and affordable …

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Yoga for Wheelchair Users: 8 Poses

Yoga is a Hindu ascetic and spiritual discipline that involves meditation, breath control and a variety of postures performed with the body. Yoga is best known for its relaxation and health benefits. Wheelchair users have the opportunity to do yoga to effectively exercise their mind-body that will help relieve stress and lower blood pressure. Being in a wheelchair should …

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Stretching Exercises for Wheelchair Users [Infographic]

Rolstoel has released an infographic that visualizes stretching exercises for wheelchair users. The stretching exercises provide benefits and can be done at any time with a doctor’s approval. The infographic provides specific directions on how to stretch gently to increase circulation and ease muscle tightness. Gain the benefits of stretching exercises and maintain range of motion …

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Making Your Home Wheelchair Accessible [Infographic]

Rolstoel recently released an infographic that visualizes the important factors for making your home wheelchair accessible. By following these guidelines, wheelchair users can make everyday activities at home much more simpler and more convenient.  The infographic provides a blueprint for people with mobility issues and visualizes each room in the house to make their home wheelchair accessible.  Whether you may be moving to a new home, caring for …

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