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Mobility Aids & Equipment

< Back to ResourcesChoosing the correct equipment to help in the care of a family member with Duchenne muscular dystrophy can be frustrating with many choices available. From the right manual wheelchair that can be later used for travel to a durable powerchair designed for the active person to looking for lifts, breathing support and personal care products the options are many. Manufacturer promotional materials are useful, yet actual user observations and comments about their likes and dislikes with equipment they use can help in making decisions.  

Strollers

  • AdaptiveMall.com

    Strollers, Bath lifts, Shower chairs, Adaptive Seating Retailer

  • Columbia Medical

    Medical Equipment Manufacturer

  • Convaid

    Pediatric wheelchair manufacturer

  • Ki Mobility

    As seen at the Annual Connect Conference, Washington D.C. 2015! Ki Mobility is dedicated to developing innovative seating and mobility products that provide optimal performance for the rider.

  • Stealth Products

    As seen at the Annual Connect Conference, Washington D.C. 2015 and Orlando 2016! “Leading manufacturer of custom seating and positioning products and driver controls. Head Support & Head Positioning, including the renowned i2i head, neck, and shoulder positioning device; iFit, includes postural sup-ports, chest straps, y-straps, and pelvic positioning belts; iDrive, the worlds most advanced alternative drive controls.”

  • Thomashilfen

    Special needs seating, mobility and sleep system manufacturer

Electric Scooters

Manual Wheelchairs

Power Wheelchairs

Wheelchair Accessories

  • 1-800 Wheelchair

    Medical equipment distributor

  • Alber

    Manufacturer of add-on drives for manual wheelchairs

  • Allegro Medical

    Medical equipment supplier

  • Bodypoint: Wheelchair positioning

    Wheelchair accessory manufacturer

  • Colonial Medical Assisted Devices

    Home medical supplies retailer

  • Colours

    Lightweight manual wheelchair manufacturer and accessories retailer

  • Columbia Medical

    Medical Equipment Manufacturer

  • Convaid

    Pediatric wheelchair and accessories manufacturer

  • Cool Hub Caps

    Wheelchair accessories manufacturer

  • Comfort Company

    Power wheelchair accessories manufacturer

  • Daessy Mounting Systems

    Wheelchair mounting device manufacturer

  • Diestco

    Wheelchair accessories manufacturer

  • E-Z-ON

    Manufacturer of wheelchair restraint systems

  • FreeWheel

    Extra wheel attachment for manual wheelchairs 

  • HDS Medallion

    Mobility device bag manufacturer

  • Innovative Concepts

    Wheelchair accessories manufacturer

  • Lilypad Scales

    Home wheelchair scale

  • Maddak

    Aids to daily living and wheelchair accessories manufacturer

  • Nova Medical Products

    Medical equipment manufacturer

  • Patterson Medical

    Medical equipment provider

  • Physipro

    Manual wheelchair and accessories manufacturer

  • Quickie Wheelchairs

    Manual wheelchair and wheelchair accessories manufacturer

  • R82

    R82 produces technical aids and appliances for disabled children and young people throughout the whole world.

  • Rehab Mart

    Medical supply retailer

  • Rehadapt

    Wheelchair mounting system manufacturer

  • Ride Designs

    Wheelchair seating systems manufacturer

  • ROHO

    Wheelchair cushion, mattress, and wheelchair back manufacturer

  • Seating Dynamics

    Wheelchair accessory manufacturer

  • SpinLife

    Accessiblity equipment retailer

  • Stealth Products

    As seen at the Annual Connect Conference, Washington D.C. 2015 and Orlando 2016! “Leading manufacturer of custom seating and positioning products and driver controls. Head Support & Head Positioning, including the renowned i2i head, neck, and shoulder positioning device; iFit, includes postural sup-ports, chest straps, y-straps, and pelvic positioning belts; iDrive, the worlds most advanced alternative drive controls.”

  • Therafin Corporation

    Wheelchair accessories manufacturer

  • Varilite

    Wheelchair seating systems manufacturer

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