Lightweight Folding Power Wheelchair Arena — Resources for Wheelchair Users

The Best Online Resource for the Disabled

Disability.gov is the federal government website for comprehensive information about disability-related programs, services, policies, laws and regulations.  The website is managed by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy, in collaboration with 21 federal agency partners.  The site links to thousands of resources from many different federal government agencies, as well as state and local governments and nonprofit organizations across the country.  If you're disabled, have recently become disabled, or need to help a loved one who is disabled, check out these important links from Disability.gov.  

Financial Support:

1.  Disability.gov career planning and job training page
2.  SocialSecurity.gov qualifying for Social Security Disability Benefits
 

Housing:

3.  Hud.gov U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for Multifamily Inventory of Units for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities

Healthcare:

4.  Healthcare.gov Medicare, a federal health insurance program for Americans age 65 and older and people under age 65 with certain disabilities

Community Life:

5.  Disability.gov Sports, Travel & Leisure Activities

Transportation:

6.  Disability.gov Guide to Transportation

 

The list above consists of the necessary resources one would need, but here are some other useful resources.  

1.  DMV.org Disability Plates and Placards for all 50 States and Washington D.C.
2.  NHTSA.govU.S. DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Adapting motor vehicles for people with disabilities and transporting your electric powered wheelchair
 

 There are tons of resources out there to help people with disabilities.  We hope you're utilizing them.