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Wheelchair accessible vehicles are a must for people with disabilities because it helps them maneuver their wheelchairs with ease. Vehicles like this have bigger interior size and is equipped with a means of wheelchair entry such as wheelchair ramp or powered lift.
Some people with disabilities found independence by using wheelchair accessible vehicle. They were able to drive themselves and become independent. Of course, there are processes to follow before you will gain your freedom as you have to make sure that you get the right vehicle, consult a certified driver rehabilitation specialist and undergo training too.
The NMEDA (National Mobility Equipment Dealer Association) is there to help you all the way. All NMEDA members work together to provide safe and reliable adapted transportation solutions so that people with disabilities will gain independence. NMEDA dealers are Quality Assurance program accredited. All NMEDA QAP dealers offer 24 hour local emergency assistance, on-site sales and support. They also offer in-person individual evaluations.
The NMEDA is a big advocate for mobility and accessibility for drivers with disabilities. They provide help and tips in buying a wheelchair accessible vehicle. Please visit a NMEDA QAP (Quality Assurance Program) Dealer for mobility solutions that fits your needs. You can also visit their website to learn more about their services and the benefits of being a NMEDA member.
As a piece of advice, be sure to purchase your needed wheechair accessible vehicle from NMEDA member because if you purchase it online or from a non-NMEDA dealer, you might not be able to receive the same services ( mentioned above).