Feature Stories

  • Seating Diagram

    The Secret Life of Mobility Providers

    Mobility providers discuss the process of fitting clients with a custom mobility system.

  • Man pushing chair

    To Propel or Not to Propel

    The amount of repetitive activity in propelling a manual wheelchair can put a person at greater risk for developing a repetitive use injury such as tendonitis, carpal tunnel syndrome or impingement.

  • Facebook thumbs

    Get Social

    Staying healthy is a full-time job, and savvy consumers are using all of the tools available to them—including social media, says a Kansas State University researcher.

  • Advocating in Washington: Make Your Voice Heard

    John Gallagher and Seth Johnson outline etiquette and tips for working with your House rep or senator.

  • Senior lady with arm weight

    Finding Your Fitness Niche

    The Mobility Project offers tips on making the most out of your fitness regimen.

About this Website

The Mobility Project (TMP) strives to help empower the community of wheelchair users, assistive technology users and their families by promoting dialogue and sharing ideas that can advance their many abilities and opportunities. TMP works to provide practical, timely information on assistive technology, accessibility, health-related resources, clinical conditions, advocacy and other topics of interest to this community and culture — while serving and appreciating people of all age groups and levels of ability.