WOMAN RECEIVES NEW POWER WHEELCHAIR WITH HELP OF YOUNG NEIGHBOR

PLYMOUTH, PA – Eleven-year-old Brian Lyons recently helped his neighbor, Ann-Marie Kelly, receive a new power wheelchair. Lyons, of Plymouth, PA, noticed Kelly’s power wheelchair was old and no longer reliable. Lyons decided to start a GoFundMe fundraiser for Kelly, and he also planned to hold lemonade stands to raise money for Kelly’s new powerContinue reading “WOMAN RECEIVES NEW POWER WHEELCHAIR WITH HELP OF YOUNG NEIGHBOR”

What is a Motorized Wheelchair?

When you think of a wheelchair, typically you think of a manual push chair that is comprised of two drive wheels and two  smaller wheels known as casters. However, there are many additional options when it comes to increasing your mobility. One great option may be a motorized wheelchair. Here are some of the optionsContinue reading “What is a Motorized Wheelchair?”

Life in a Wheelchair During COVID-19

Six weeks after shutting down the state of Georgia, we are officially work-at-home, distance learning, remote student teachers and expert indoor activity enthusiasts. We’ve ordered all things online – from groceries to furniture and everything in between. After the children are safely in bed, we wear masks to pick up our mail (with gloves on)Continue reading “Life in a Wheelchair During COVID-19”

What is a Power Wheelchair?

A power wheelchair is a device that aids in mobility. It is typically used by individuals who have a medical condition and have difficulty walking. People use power wheelchairs because they are unable to use a manual wheelchair or an electric scooter.  Every electric wheelchair has a base, which is equipped with four or moreContinue reading “What is a Power Wheelchair?”