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Making Life Easier™ Using a Wheelchair

Whether the reality of life with a disability or a temporary aid after surgery, using a wheelchair offers special challenges in all aspects of life. If you, or someone you love, use a wheelchair,  the tips and products in this section will make your life easier.

For tips, products, and strategies for making your home more accessible to someone using a wheelchair, pick up a copy of Shelley Peterman Schwarz' new book, Home Accessibility: 300 Tips for Making Life Easier™, available at your favorite local or online bookstore.

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Miracles and Coincidences - Newsletter
  Albert Einstein said, “Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous.” Take time to observe the mi..

Get US mail delivered to your front door
  If due to severe arthritis pain, surgery or other disability that affect mobility you cannot get to

8 Ways to Get a Grip with Reachers
  Many different types of reachers are available to relieve the strain of bending, stretching, stoopin..

8 Tips for Interacting with People with Mobility Impairments-Wheelchair Etiquette
  Do you ever wonder about how to address, help, or act around people in a wheelchair? Shelley Peterma..

Someday We'll Laugh About This!
  "Someday We'll Laugh About This" week - Shelley recalls her experience of overcoming the challenges ..

Make doorways wider by removing door jamb
  To make your home doorways wider and more accessible to someone in a wheelchair, try removing ...

Garden in raised beds
  If you use a wheelchair or painful conditions make it difficult to get up and down...

Light clips onto canes, walkers, and wheelchairs for handsfree lighting
  If you use a cane, walker, or wheelchair and find yourself needing a little extra light...

Turn faucets on/off easier with longer kitchen lever arm faucets
  Kitchen faucets usually have longer levers, so they are easier to use in both the kitchen and...

Make it easier to reach light switches
  Use light swtitch extenders to make lights easier to turn on and off.

Slide onto the seat in your car more easily
  Over-the-seat plastic car seat covers can make getting into your car easier.

Grocery delivery service is time and energy saving
  When the weather bad or you are unable to shop for groceries, consider having your groceries deliver..


   
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