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Adaptive Fitness Programs Help Wheelchair Users Stay in Shape

Adaptive Fitness Programs Help Wheelchair Users Stay in Shape

27 Oct

If you thought exercising was just for able-bodied persons; think again. Today, adaptive fitness programs have become increasingly popular for individuals with all types of disabilities and limited mobility. Those who haven’t tried adaptive fitness would be pleasantly surprised to Read More

The Ford Transit Commercial Wheelchair Conversion Van Raises the Bar with Versatility and Performance

The Ford Transit Commercial Wheelchair Conversion Van Raises the Bar with Versatility and Performance

21 Oct

The Ford Transit commercial wheelchair conversion van raises the bar when it comes to ultimate versatility at an affordable price. Its peerless performance, improved fuel economy and large cabin interior that can accommodate up to 5 wheelchair passengers with a Read More

Auto Insurance Tips for Drivers with Disabilities

Auto Insurance Tips for Drivers with Disabilities

13 Oct

It’s unfortunate that drivers with disabilities must overcome numerous obstacles to insure their vehicles. Insurance is a little more complicated due to the after-market mobility modifications for adaptive equipment that enables drivers with disabilities to safely operate the vehicle.

What is the Special Needs Fairness and Medicaid Improvement Act All About?

What is the Special Needs Fairness and Medicaid Improvement Act All About?

29 Sep

Introduced on February 3, 2015, the Special Needs Fairness and Medicaid Improvement Act (H.R 670) has been floating around congress for more than a year. But, thanks to U.S. Representative Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson, for Pennsylvania’s 5th congressional district, who authored Read More

Adaptability Programs Help Put Individuals with Disabilities in the Driver’s Seat

Adaptability Programs Help Put Individuals with Disabilities in the Driver’s Seat

23 Sep

The freedom to drive is the ultimate mobility. It’s also the ability to go to work, school, shopping, visit with family and friends or wherever you choose to go on your own. But in order for this to be possible Read More

5 Must See Wheelchair Accessible Tourist Destinations

5 Must See Wheelchair Accessible Tourist Destinations

15 Sep

There are wonderful and exciting places to visit around the world today including museums, beaches, theme parks, and historical sites, to name a few. But unfortunately, there are many tourist destinations that are not as easily accessible for individuals with Read More

Team USA Goes for Gold at 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio

Team USA Goes for Gold at 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio

08 Sep

The Opening Ceremony for the 2016 Paralympics in Rio was held September 7th at Maracana Stadium and welcomed paralympians from around the world including the award-winning Team USA. Represented by 289 men and women competing in 20 sporting events, the Read More

5 Everyday Challenges Facing Individuals with Disabilities

5 Everyday Challenges Facing Individuals with Disabilities

25 Aug

Some will say that encountering hardships and difficulties are a part of life. While that’s true, individuals with physical disabilities going about their daily activities are often confronted with a variety of obstacles that are easier for able-bodied citizens to Read More

The Key to Accessible Mobility

The Key to Accessible Mobility

17 Aug

You can have all the vehicles and adaptive technology in the world, but if few can afford them then do you really have accessible mobility? That’s why affordability is really the key to accessible mobility. While there has been progress Read More

America’s Most Demanded Conversion Van Is Now Even More Affordable

America’s Most Demanded Conversion Van Is Now Even More Affordable

09 Aug

When it comes to mobility for individuals with special needs, affordability is not always within reach. But as one of the nation’s largest conversion van dealers, we are on a mission to make affordable mobility a reality, not just a Read More

Navigating ADA Accessibility at Polling Locations

Navigating ADA Accessibility at Polling Locations

05 Aug

During the 2016 election season, more than 30 million Americans with special needs will be traveling to one of the more than 100,000 polling locations to cast their vote. To ensure that citizens with disabilities are able to exercise their Read More

Christmas in July Spectacular Savings Event

Christmas in July Spectacular Savings Event

27 Jul

It’s Christmas in July and FR Conversions is offering incredible specials with this first-ever Christmas in July sale! You will not want to miss the fun and excitement of this spectacular savings event. But you have to hurry, because these Read More

Special Needs Registry Provides Vital Information to First Responders

Special Needs Registry Provides Vital Information to First Responders

25 Jul

In the event of an emergency, many individuals with special needs face special challenges. For instance, in the event of a fire, flood or other emergency, many people with disabilities may not be able to evacuate a home or building Read More

From Cargo Van to Wheelchair Accessible Passenger Van

From Cargo Van to Wheelchair Accessible Passenger Van

18 Jul

Cargo vans make great wheelchair accessible vans due to their wide body, spacious interior, extra headroom and industrial strength stability. It is for this reason that FR Conversions has chosen the Dodge RAM ProMaster has one of their preferred vehicles Read More

Two Very Creative Uses for Conversion Vans

Two Very Creative Uses for Conversion Vans

11 Jul

Our conversion vans are some of the most versatile vehicles available. And in addition to serving as affordable wheelchair accessible vehicles for special needs passengers, many of our customers have found that its size, stability, manual loading ramp and other Read More

Alternative Funding Sources for Your Special Needs Van

Alternative Funding Sources for Your Special Needs Van

01 Jul

For individuals with special needs, a van conversion is the key to maintaining an independent lifestyle. Unfortunately, it can seem out of reach for some. But with so many alternative funding sources available today, there are more opportunities than ever Read More

Benefits of Side Entry Conversion Vans

Benefits of Side Entry Conversion Vans

26 Jun

It’s all about making choices. And individuals with specials needs want to be able to choose the best conversion van that meets their needs whether it’s a rear entry or side entry model. In this article, we are going to Read More

Handicap Accessible Limo Vans Shuttle Luxury Passengers in Exceptional Comfort, Style

Handicap Accessible Limo Vans Shuttle Luxury Passengers in Exceptional Comfort, Style

17 Jun

Catering to the needs of the growing numbers of high-end consumers and luxury travelers requires attention to detail at every turn. And limousine and transportation companies that cater to the luxury market are no exception. But being able to provide Read More

Shortage of Wheelchair Vans in Taxi Industry

Shortage of Wheelchair Vans in Taxi Industry

09 Jun

A shortage of wheelchair accessible taxis has left many people with special needs without access to reliable transportation in major cities throughout the country. The problem in some areas is so severe that citizens have complained to city leaders about Read More

Taxi Cut Vs Long Cut Van Conversions

Taxi Cut Vs Long Cut Van Conversions

26 May

When considering a van conversion, there are two styles to choose from, long cut and taxi cut. Understanding these styles will help you decide which type of van is best for your needs. Long cut is also known as a Read More

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