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In this section you will find a list of companies that offer assistive technology products, rehabilitation equipment and services designed to increase the quality of life for seniors with special needs. These include many types of disability aids and assistive devices. Select the category that best suits your needs.

Aquatic Aids
(therapy, mobility, aerobics, rehabilitation)
Automobiles
(hand control, lifts)
Bathroom Aids
Bedding
Bedroom
(personal care, dressing, bed equipment)
Catalogs
(multi-product distributors)
Clothing
Cognitive Aids
Computers
(hardware, software, accessories)
Diabetic Supplies 
Elevators
Health Care Products
Hearing
(deaf, hearing impaired aids)
Household Accessories
Kitchen
(preparation, eating aids)
Lifts and Ramps
Medical Alarms
Mobility Products
Patient Transfer Systems
Personal Care
(health, grooming aids)
Personal Emergency Response Systems
Physical Therapy Equipment
Power Door Openers
Recreation
(exercise, leisure equipment)
Recreational Vehicles
Seating
Safety and Security
Scooters
(rentals, lifts, ramps, accessories)
Sleep Aids
Travel
Urological Supplies
Vans
Vision
Vocal Assistance Products
Walking Aids
(canes, crutches, standers,walkers)
Wheelchairs
(lifts, ramps, parts, accessories)

Aquatic Aids

Sprint/Rothhammer
P.O. Box 3840
San Luis Obispo, CA  93403-3840
Tel: 800-235-2156; 805-541-5330; Fax: 805-541-5339
Web: www.sprintaquatics.com; E-mail: Info@sprintaquatics.com
Aquatics equipment and educational materials for aqua aerobics, therapy and rehabilitation is a Sprint/Rothhammer speciality.  Our 96-page aquatics catalog contains flotation belts, gloves, goggles, caps, toys, games, swim training equipment, etc.  Sprint’s therapy and rehabilitation equipment, designed by a medical staff, is supported with educational videos for arthritis, M.S., fibromyalgia, back pain, etc.

SureHands
982 Route 1
Pine Island, NY  10969
Tel: 800-724-5305, 845-258-6500; Fax: 845-258-6634
Web: www.surehands.com; E-mail: info@surehands.com
SureHands specializes in lift & care solutions for both the attendant care and self-care marketplace.  Multipurpose transfers are easily accomplished, alleviating the potential for serious injury to either user or caregiver.  A range of innovative and reliable lift & care systems are available for transfers to facilitate hygiene care, bathing, positioning, exercising, standing, and ambulating.

Aquatic Access
417 Dorsey Way
Louisville, KY  40223
Tel: 800-325-LIFT or 502-425-5817; Fax: 502-425-9607
Web: www.AquaticAccess.com; E-mail: info@AquaticAccess.com
Aquatic Access manufactures and sells a variety of water-powered lifts that provide access to swimming pools, spas, boats and docks.  The lifts install into simple in-dock sockets and roll away for easy storage.   Stainless steel construction.  Extended warranty.

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Automobiles

Accessible Vans of America, LLC
4 Beryl Road
Paoli, PA 19301
Tel: 888-282-8267 or  610-647-4090; Fax: 610-296-7203
Web: www.accessiblevans.com; E-mail: avausa@erols.com
Accessible Vans of America is a nationwide network of dealers who offer wheelchair/scooter accessible vans for rent or sale. AVA’s rental program offers daily, weekly, or monthly options. Its members offer new and pre-owned vehicles for sale as well as other mobility products/services.

Drive-Master Co., Inc.
9 Spielman Road
Fairfield, NJ  07004-3403
Tel: 973-808-9709; Fax: 973-808-9713
Web: www.drivemaster.net; E-mail: peter@drivemaster.net
Drive-Master has been providing mobility equipment and home modifications since 1952.  Products and services include: hand controls, steering devices, lifts, pedal extensions, joystick driving systems, wheelchairs, scooters and ramps.  The company is a NMEDA 5-Star QAP dealer, and a member of ADED and AOA.  It has been approved as a vendor for NJDVRS, the Veteran’s Administration, VESID, Virginia, BVRS Connecticut, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

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Bathroom Aids

CaneBuddy®
P.O. Box 337
North Grafton, MA  01536
Tel: 508-259-3506; Fax: 508-464-0456
Web: www.canebuddy.com; E-mail: customerservice@canebuddy.com
CaneBuddy® is an attractive, portable holder designed to keep your cane upright and within sight and easy reach.  With CaneBuddy you will never again struggle to pick up your fallen cane.

Home Health Depot Medical Equipment & Supplies
2154-A Pacific Coast Highway
Lomita, CA  90717-2503
Tel: 800-811-2257, 310-891-1954; Fax: 310-891-3713
Web: www.homehealthdepot.com; E-mail: orderdesk@homehealthdepot.com
Home Health Depot carries a full line of bathroom aids, including products for bariatric (obese) patients: bath benches, transfer benches, toilet commodes, toilet seat risers and safety frames, shower chairs, sitz baths, tub rails, tub lifts, grab bars, hand-held showers, bath and shower mats, whirlpool baths and more.

Stand Aid of Iowa, Inc.
1009 2nd Ave. (Box 386)
Sheldon, IA 51201
Tel: 800-831-8580, 712-324-2153; Fax: 712-324-5210
Web: www.stand-aid.com; E-mail: standaid@rconnect.com
Stand Aid of Iowa, Inc. has been one of America’s leading manufacturers of equipment for the elderly and physically challenged for more than twenty years.  Our reputation is built on quality products supported by experienced sales and service departments.  We also have personnel available to help you with private insurance and Medicare billing.

SureHands
982 Route 1
Pine Island, NY  10969
Tel: 800-724-5305, 845-258-6500; Fax: 845-258-6634
Web: www.surehands.com; E-mail: info@surehands.com
SureHands specializes in lift & care solutions for both the attendant care and self-care marketplace.  Multipurpose transfers are easily accomplished, alleviating the potential for serious injury to either user or caregiver.  A range of innovative and reliable lift & care systems are available for transfers to facilitate hygiene care, bathing, positioning, exercising, standing, and ambulating.

Guldmann, Inc.
5505 Johns Road, Suite 700
Tampa, FL  33634
Tel: 800-664-8834;  Fax: 813-880-9558
Web: www.guldmann.com;  E-mail: info@guldmann.net
Twenty years of experience has placed Guldmann™ as a market leader in Lifts and Ramps for people with special needs.  GuldmannTM Ceiling Lifts can be installed to meet long term or short term transfer needs.  Guldmann Stepless™ Ramps help people overcome life’s small obstacles with a user friendly design.

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Bedding

Cuddle Ewe
P. O. Box 570
Litchfield, MN  55355
Tel: 800-290-9199; Fax: 320-693-2288
Web: www.cuddleewe.com; E-mail: info@cuddleewe.com

  • Sleep better on a CuddleEwe Mattress Topper/Underquilt.  Unconditionally Guaranteed!*
  • We’ll give you a Free CuddleEwe Standard Pillow just to try one.
  • Get to sleep.  Stay asleep.  Unconditionally Guaranteed!*
  • Cuddle Ewe is unique and the original underquilt making sweet dreams come true since 1987.
  • Gently embraces you with 100% Scottish Cheviot Wool.
  • Please see www.cuddleewe.com for Unconditional Guarantee details.

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Bedroom

CaneBuddy®
P.O. Box 337
North Grafton, MA  01536
Tel: 508-259-3506; Fax: 508-464-0456
Web: www.canebuddy.com; E-mail: customerservice@canebuddy.com
CaneBuddy® is an attractive, portable holder designed to keep your cane upright and within sight and easy reach.  With CaneBuddy you will never again struggle to pick up your fallen cane.

Home Health Depot Medical Equipment & Supplies
2154-A Pacific Coast Highway
Lomita, CA  90717-2503
Tel: 800-811-2257, 310-891-1954; Fax: 310-891-3713
Web: www.homehealthdepot.com; E-mail: orderdesk@homehealthdepot.com
Home Health Depot features Smith & Davis beds: manual, semi-electric and full-electric hospital beds with extra-length and extra-wide sizes available.  S&D also carries a full line of luxury adjustable beds in all sizes, with optional wireless remote, rolling massage, and Headboard Hugger System.  Burke beds specialize in bariatric hospital beds with 1,000-pound capacity.

SureHands
982 Route 1
Pine Island, NY  10969
Tel: 800-724-5305, 845-258-6500; Fax: 845-258-6634
Web: www.surehands.com; E-mail: info@surehands.com
SureHands specializes in lift & care solutions for both the attendant care and self-care marketplace.  Multipurpose transfers are easily accomplished, alleviating the potential for serious injury to either user or caregiver.  A range of innovative and reliable lift & care systems are available for transfers to facilitate hygiene care, bathing, positioning, exercising, standing, and ambulating.

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Catalogs

Home Health Depot Medical Equipment & Supplies
2154-A Pacific Coast Highway
Lomita, CA  90717-2503
Tel: 800-811-2257, 310-891-1954; Fax: 310-891-3713
Web: www.homehealthdepot.com; E-mail: orderdesk@homehealthdepot.com
Home Health Depot will send free catalogs and video tapes of our 10,000+ products, including Pride Mobility, Wheel Care, Barton Positioning & Transfer Systems and many other manufacturers.  Since not all products are listed in the catalog or on our Web site, just call us toll-free for a specific product.

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Clothing

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Cognitive Aids

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Computers

Chester Creek Technologies, Inc.
205 W. 2nd Street, Suite 130
Duluth, MN  55802
Tel: 218-772-1837 or 888-214-5450; Fax: 218-722-1838
Web: www.chestercreektech.com; E-mail: sales@chestercreektech.com
Chester Creek Technologies manufactures a line of innovative computer products for children and adults, and anyone who struggles with vision or dexterity issues.  The oversized, high contrast black on white keys of our VisionBoard™ reduces eyestrain and improves finger contact and control, and the large print letters and numbers improve readability.  Visit our Web site for our complete line of assistive technology products.

Enhanced Vision Systems
17911 Sampson Lane
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Tel: 800-440-9476 or 714-374-1829; Fax: 714-734-1821
Web: www.enhancedvision.com; E-mail: info@enhancedvision.com
Enhanced Vision Systems is a company dedicated to providing the most innovative and effective low vision solutions for those who are visually impaired. The company’s products have gained worldwide recognition for their affordability, versatility, and ease-of-use. Whether you need distance, intermediate, or near vision, the company offers a solution that is right for your needs.

Greystone Digital, Inc.
P. O.  Box 1888
Huntersville, NC 28078
Tel: 800-249-5397, 704-875-3293; Fax: 704-875-8936
Web: www.bigkeys.com: E-mail: gdi@bigkeys.com
Greystone digital is “The BigKeys Company.” BigKeys Plus is a standard-sized computer keyboard with oversized keys: a serious alternative keyboard for kids and adults.  BigKeys Plus is offered in easy-to-use ABC format or standard QWERTY format.  Either format can be ordered with either multi-colored keys or white keys.

Extensions for Independence
555 Saturn Blvd. B-368
San Diego, CA 92154
Tel: 619-423-1748 Fax: 619-423-7709
Web: www.mouthstick.net; E-mail: info@mouthstick.net
Company is a designer and manufacturer of home and office related equipment for the disabled. It offers mouthsticks, turntable desks/workstations, a motorized easel, an easy-file tray, and telephone adapters.

RJ Cooper & Associates
24843 Del Prado #283
Dana Point, CA 92629
Tel: 800-661-6904 or 949-661-6904;
Fax: 949-240-9785
Web: rjcooper.com; E-mail: info@rjcooper.com
RJ Cooper & Associates develops products for persons with special needs, including special software and hardware applications for persons with very special needs.

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Diabetic Supplies

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Elevators

Savaria
107 Alfred Kuehne Blvd.
Brampton, Ontario, Canada L6T 4K3
Tel: 905-791-5555 or 800-661-5112;  Fax: 905-791-2222
Web: www.Savaria.com; E-mail: info@Savaria.com
Savaria is a global leader in the development and manufacture of lifts and elevators for seniors and persons with disabilities.  Its innovative products encourage and promote independence by providing greater freedom of mobility.  Savaria offers public and residential elevators, platform lifts for wheelchairs, stairlifts, and power door openers.  The company’s wide selection of products clearly demonstrates its continuing efforts to meet the wide-ranging needs of disabled people the world over.

Bruno Independent Living Aids, Inc.
1780 Executive Drive (P.O. Box 84)
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Tel: 800-882-8183 or 262-567-4990;  Fax: 262-953-5501
Web: www.Bruno.com; E-mail:  webmaster@bruno.com
Bruno Independent Living Aids, Inc., is an ISO 9001 certified manufacturer of automotive lifts for scooters and wheelchairs, three- and four-wheel scooters, power chairs and straight and custom curve stairlifts.

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Health Care Products

Resistance Chair Source
520 South Idaho Avenue
Provo, UT  84606
Tel: 805-973-7478
Web: www.ResistanceChairSource.com; E-mail: sales@resistancechairsource.com
Resistance Chair Source specializes in Resistance Chair Systems, Senior Fitness, and Health & Wellness products.  The Resistance Chair System allows you to exercise and stretch from a seated position.  We are also an authorized retailer of Crio Bru, a caffeine-free brewable chocolate product with zero calories.  Free shipping on every order.

Elyte
45 Reese Road
Millville, NJ  08332
Tel: 888-320-8338; Fax:856-825-2143
Web: www.crampnomore.com; E-mail: custserv@bodybio.net
BodyBio developed E-lyte Balanced Electrolyte Concentrate in 1998 for both sick and healthy bodies.  Electrolytes are vital to good health.  Electrolyte levels may be depleted due to poor diet, medications, illness, aging, etc.  Deficiencies may result in muscle cramping (night), dehydration, dizziness, and loss of energy, to name a few.  The company also offers nutritional supplements, test kits and publications — all designed to improve the quality of your health.

Pro Orthopedic Devices, Inc.
2884 E. Ganley Road
Tucson, AZ  85706
Tel: 800-523-5611 or 520-294-4401;  Fax: 520-294-6116
Web: www.proorthopedic.com; E-mail: info@proorthopedic.com
Pro Orthopedic Devices manufactures neoprene sports medicine braces which provide support, compression and heat retention.  We also have an innovative line of magnetic therapy products based on one size fits all braces.  Made in the USA.

ITA-MED Company
605 Market Street, #300
San Francisco, CA  94105
Tel: 800-469-6600 (CA); 800-948-2633; 415-882-9490;
Fax: 415-882-9492
Web: www.itamed.com;   E-mail: infohealth@itamed.com
ITA-MED Co. is a manufacturer of medical support products for home and personal use.  Its products include:

  • Graduated Compression Support Hosiery – Pantyhose, thigh-highs, knee-highs, and men’s socks in different levels of compression.
  • Back and Abdominal Supports – to prevent and alleviate back pain.
  • Gabrialla Maternity Supports – Support products for use during and after pregnancy.
  • Sports-Medical Supports – Neoprene, wool and cotton braces.
  • Other Orthopedic and Medical Products.

BioChemics, Inc.
99 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA  01923
Tel: 800-819-7246; Fax: 978-750-0085
Web: www.biochemics.com; E-mail: info@biochemics.com
BioChemics proudly introduces Osteon® Lotion, the gold standard in arthritis pain relief.  Osteon utilizes PentoCore®, BioChemics’ patented transdermal drug delivery technology, to provide superior, fast-acting, deep penetrating pain relief.  Osteon effectively manages pain associated with arthritis, bursitis, metacarpal syndrome, and other muscle and joint pain.  Within minutes of application Osteon provides pain relief that lasts up to six hours.

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Hearing

Lloyd Hearing Aid Corp.
P.O. Box 1645
Rockford, IL  61110
Tel: 815-964-4191; Fax: 815-964-8378
Web: www.LloydHearingAid.com; E-mail: hearingaids@inwave.com
Lloyds is your source for huge discounts on all types, makes and models of hearing instruments.  They offer products from conventional to the latest digitals, and have the lowest prices in the nation for hearing aid batteries.  With 40 years of experience, Lloyds is the original company for mail order hearing aids and accessories.

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Household Accessories

CaneBuddy®
P.O. Box 337
North Grafton, MA  01536
Tel: 508-259-3506; Fax: 508-464-0456
Web: www.canebuddy.com; E-mail: customerservice@canebuddy.com
CaneBuddy® is an attractive, portable holder designed to keep your cane upright and within sight and easy reach.  With CaneBuddy you will never again struggle to pick up your fallen cane.

Kitchen

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Lifts and Ramps

Accessible Vans of America, LLC
4 Beryl Road
Paoli, PA 19301
Tel: 888-282-8267 or 610-647-4090; Fax: 610-296-7203
Web: www.accessiblevans.com; E-mail: avausa@erols.com
Accessible Vans of America is a nationwide network of dealers who offer wheelchair/scooter accessible vans for rent or sale. AVA’s rental program offers daily, weekly, or monthly options. Its members offer new and pre-owned vehicles for sale as well as other mobility products/services.

Great Lakes Entry Systems
334 E. Bell Street (P.O. Box 100)
Camden, MI  49232
Tel: 800-286-1181 or 517-368-5583; Fax: 517-368-5109
Web: www.greatlakesentry.com; E-mail: info@greatlakesentry.com
Great Lakes Entry Systems is a complete supplier of portable ramps, modular ramp systems, auto ramps, and can handle all of your other ramping needs.  We can provide customized ramps for any need.

Savaria
107 Alfred Kuehne Blvd.
Brampton, Ontario, Canada L6T 4K3
Tel: 905-791-5555 or 800-661-5112;  Fax: 905-791-2222
Web: www.Savaria.com   E-mail: info@concordelevator.com
Savaria is a global leader in the development and manufacture of lifts and elevators for seniors and persons with disabilities.  Its innovative products encourage and promote independence by providing greater freedom of mobility.  Savaria offers public and residential elevators, platform lifts for wheelchairs, stairlifts, and power door openers.  The company’s wide selection of products clearly demonstrates its continuing efforts to meet the wide-ranging needs of disabled people the world over.

SureHands
982 Route 1
Pine Island, NY  10969
Tel: 800-724-5305, 845-258-6500; Fax: 845-258-6634
Web: www.surehands.com; E-mail: info@surehands.com
SureHands specializes in lift & care solutions for both the attendant care and self-care marketplace.  Multipurpose transfers are easily accomplished, alleviating the potential for serious injury to either user or caregiver.  A range of innovative and reliable lift & care systems are available for transfers to facilitate hygiene care, bathing, positioning, exercising, standing, and ambulating.

Aquatic Access
417 Dorsey Way
Louisville, KY  40223
Tel: 800-325-LIFT or 502-425-5817; Fax: 502-425-9607
Web: www.AquaticAccess.com; E-mail: info@AquaticAccess.com
Aquatic Access manufactures and sells a variety of water-powered lifts that provide access to swimming pools, spas, boats and docks.  The lifts install into simple in-dock sockets and roll away for easy storage.   Stainless steel construction.  Extended warranty.

Bruno Independent Living Aids, Inc.
1780 Executive Drive (P.O. Box 84)
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Tel: 800-882-8183 or 262-567-4990;  Fax: 262-953-5501
Web: www.Bruno.com;   E-mail:  webmaster@bruno.com
Bruno Independent Living Aids, Inc., is an ISO 9001 certified manufacturer of automotive lifts for scooters and wheelchairs, three- and four-wheel scooters, power chairs and straight and custom curve stairlifts.

Guldmann, Inc.
5505 Johns Road, Suite 700
Tampa, FL  33634
Tel: 800-664-8834;  Fax: 813-880-9558
Web: www.guldmann.com;  E-mail: info@guldmann.net
Twenty years of experience has placed Guldmann™ as a market leader in Lifts and Ramps for people with special needs.  Guldmann™Ceiling Lifts can be installed to meet long term or short term transfer needs.  Guldmann Stepless™ Ramps help people overcome life’s small obstacles with a user friendly design.

Ocean Conversions & Mobility
5751 Zip Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33905
Tel: 800-464-8458  Fax: 941-936-0909
Web: www.oceanconversions.com; E-mail: mobility@gate.net
Ocean Conversions & Mobility offers hand controls, electronic driving systems, power transfer seats, ramps and scooter lifts.  We are proud dealers for Braun, Freedom Motors, IMS, and VMI mini vans.  The company is an approved vendor for the Veterans Administration, Florida Voc-Rehab, Med-waiver, Medicaid, and Medicare.  Your needs can be served from two Florida locations, Pompano Beach and Fort Myers.

Drive-Master Co., Inc.
9 Spielman Road
Fairfield, NJ  07004-3403
Tel: 973-808-9709; Fax: 973-808-9713
Web: www.drivemaster.net; E-mail: peter@drivemaster.net
Drive-Master has been providing mobility equipment and home modifications since 1952.  Products and services include: hand controls, steering devices, lifts, pedal extensions, joystick driving systems, wheelchairs, scooters and ramps.  The company is a NMEDA 5-Star QAP dealer, and a member of ADED and AOA.  It has been approved as a vendor for NJDVRS, the Veteran’s Administration, VESID, Virginia, BVRS Connecticut, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Garaventa Lift
P. O. Box 1769
Blaine, WA  98231
Tel: 800-663-6556; Fax: 604-594-9915
Web: www.garventalift.com; E-mail: customerrelations@garaventalift.com
Garaventa Accessibility specializes in the design and manufacture of wheelchair lifts, vertical lifts, portable wheelchair lifts and emergency evacuation chairs.  Garaventa’s innovative product line facilitates freedom for those who have limited mobility.  The company has been providing access solutions for over 25 years.

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Medical Alarms

Life Alarm, Inc.
114 Shartom Drive
Augusta, GA  30907
Tel: 800-780-5433;  Fax: 706-650-8179
Web: www.life-alarm.com; E-mail: lifealarm@aol.com
Life Alarm is the nation’s leader in two-way voice personal emergency response systems for the elderly and disabled.  We provide “Help at the press of a button” when you are home alone and an emergency occurs.  Visit our Web site to order your FREE Life Alarm System.

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Mobility Products

Accessible Vans of America, LLC
4 Beryl Road
Paoli, PA 19301
Tel: 888-282-8267 or 610-647-4090; Fax: 610-296-7203
Web: www.accessiblevans.com; E-mail: avausa@erols.com
Accessible Vans of America is a nationwide network of dealers who offer wheelchair/scooter accessible vans for rent or sale. AVA’s rental program offers daily, weekly, or monthly options. Its members offer new and pre-owned vehicles for sale as well as other mobility products/services.

Savaria
107 Alfred Kuehne Blvd.
Brampton, Ontario, Canada L6T 4K3
Tel: 905-791-5555 or 800-661-5112;  Fax: 905-791-2222
Web: www.Sarvaria.com; E-mail: info@Savaria.com
Savaria is a global leader in the development and manufacture of lifts and elevators for seniors and persons with disabilities.  Its innovative products encourage and promote independence by providing greater freedom of mobility.  Savaria offers public and residential elevators, platform lifts for wheelchairs, stairlifts, and power door openers.  The company’s wide selection of products clearly demonstrates its continuing efforts to meet the wide-ranging needs of disabled people the world over.

Ocean Conversions & Mobility
5751 Zip Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33905
Tel: 800-226-0404 or 800-464-8458  Fax: 941-936-0909
Web: www.oceanconversions.com; E-mail: mobility@gate.net
Ocean Conversions & Mobility offers hand controls, electronic driving systems, power transfer seats, ramps and scooter lifts.  We are proud dealers for Braun, Freedom Motors, IMS, and VMI mini vans.  The company is an approved vendor for the Veterans Administration, Florida Voc-Rehab, Med-waiver, Medicaid, and Medicare.  Your needs can be served from two Florida locations, Pompano Beach and Fort Myers.

Drive-Master Co., Inc.
9 Spielman Road
Fairfield, NJ  07004-3403
Tel: 973-808-9709; Fax: 973-808-9713
Web: www.drivemaster.net; E-mail: peter@drivemaster.net
Drive-Master has been providing mobility equipment and home modifications since 1952.  Products and services include: hand controls, steering devices, lifts, pedal extensions, joystick driving systems, wheelchairs, scooters and ramps.  The company is a NMEDA 5-Star QAP dealer, and a member of ADED and AOA.  It has been approved as a vendor for NJDVRS, the Veteran’s Administration, VESID, Virginia, BVRS Connecticut, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

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Patient Transfer Systems

Home Health Depot Medical Equipment & Supplies
2154-A Pacific Coast Highway
Lomita, CA  90717-2503
Tel: 800-811-2257, 310-891-1954; Fax: 310-891-3713
Web: www.homehealthdepot.com; E-mail: orderdesk@homehealthdepot.com
Home Health Depot features the Barton Positioning & Transfer System.  The Barton PTS will allow a single caregiver to transfer a 300-pound patient from a hospital bed to a gurney with no strain on the caregiver’s back.  This revolutionary system could allow a spouse to transfer a loved one at home without the need for an extra nurse or transfer team.

SureHands
982 Route 1
Pine Island, NY  10969
Tel: 800-724-5305, 845-258-6500; Fax: 845-258-6634
Web: www.surehands.com; E-mail: info@surehands.com
SureHands specializes in lift & care solutions for both the attendant care and self-care marketplace.  Multipurpose transfers are easily accomplished, alleviating the potential for serious injury to either user or caregiver.  A range of innovative and reliable lift & care systems are available for transfers to facilitate hygiene care, bathing, positioning, exercising, standing, and ambulating.

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Personal Care

Sprint/Rothhammer
P.O. Box 3840
San Luis Obispo, CA  93403-3840
Tel: 800-235-2156; 805-541-5330; Fax: 805-541-5339
Web: www.sprintaquatics.com; E-mail: Info@sprintaquatics.com
Aquatics equipment and educational materials for aqua aerobics, therapy and rehabilitation is a Sprint/Rothhammer speciality.  Our 96-page aquatics catalog contains flotation belts, gloves, goggles, caps, toys, games, swim training equipment, etc.  Sprint’s therapy and rehabilitation equipment, designed by a medical staff, is supported with educational videos for arthritis, M.S., fibromyalgia, back pain, etc.

ITA-MED Company
310 Littlefield Avenue
San Francisco, CA  94080
Tel: 800-469-6600 (CA); 800-948-2633; 415-882-9490;
Fax: 415-882-9492
Web: www.itamed.com;   E-mail: infohealth@itamed.com
ITA-MED Co. is a manufacturer of medical support products for home and personal use.  Its products include:

  • Graduated Compression Support Hosiery – Pantyhose, thigh-highs, knee-highs, and men’s socks in different levels of compression.
  • Back and Abdominal Supports – to prevent and alleviate back pain.
  • Gabrialla Maternity Supports – Support products for use during and after pregnancy.
  • Sports-Medical Supports – Neoprene, wool and cotton braces.
  • Other Orthopedic and Medical Products.

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Personal Emergency Response Systems

LifeStation Medical Alert
354 Neptune Avenue
Brooklyn, NY  11235
Tel: 877-478-3390
Web: www.LifeStation.com
LifeStation is a medical alert company providing 24/7 emergency monitoring to seniors living home alone.  With only a simple push of an emergency button (worn as a necklace, belt clip or wristwatch) seniors can summon help day or night.  Such a service is a lifeline to caregivers seeking peace of mind.  Every year, hundreds of thousands of seniors fall inside their own home.  Without a help button, no one knows that they need help.  Read how choosing a medical alert device can benefit your loved ones.

AlertOne Services LLC
24 West Fourth Street
Williamsport, PA  17701
Tel: 866-582-4540;  Fax: 866-565-0635
Web: www.Alert-1.com
Alert1 has been a trusted provider of medical alert and medical alarm systems in America since 1988.  Our goal is to help seniors live in their own homes safely and independently.  Our medical alarm for seniors allows the families of the loved one to live stress-free knowing that their mother/father is in good hands.  We have three service plans to fit everyone’s budget.  The most popular choice is $25.95/day (less than $1 a day). Find out more here.

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Physical Therapy Equipment

Resistance Chair Source
520 South Idaho Avenue
Provo, UT  84606
Tel: 805-973-7478
Web: www.ResistanceChairSource.com; E-mail: sales@resistancechairsource.com
Resistance Chair Source specializes in Resistance Chair Systems, Senior Fitness, and Health & Wellness products.  The Resistance Chair System allows you to exercise and stretch from a seated position.  We are also an authorized retailer of Crio Bru, a caffeine-free brewable chocolate product with zero calories.  Free shipping on every order.

Tikki Group, Inc.
741 River Road
P.O. Box 443
Windom, MN  56101
Tel: 507-822-1380 Fax: 507-831-4755
Web: www.resistancechairsystem.com; E-mail: tikkigroup@gmail.com
If you need to sit while exercising, the Resistance Chair is made for you.  This chair, which holds up to 400 lbs, provides strengthening/stretching using resistance bands.  Accessories available for frozen shoulder and legs.  forget the Bowflex — this is all you need for a great workout at home.

Sprint/Rothhammer
P.O. Box 3840
San Luis Obispo, CA  93403-3840
Tel: 800-235-2156; 805-541-5330; Fax: 805-541-5339
Web: www.sprintaquatics.com; E-mail: Info@sprintaquatics.com
Aquatics equipment and educational materials for aqua aerobics, therapy and rehabilitation is a Sprint/Rothhammer specialty.  Our 96-page aquatics catalog contains flotation belts, gloves, goggles, caps, toys, games, swim training equipment, etc.  Sprint’s therapy and rehabilitation equipment, designed by a medical staff, is supported with educational videos for arthritis, M.S., fibromyalgia, back pain, etc.

Stand Aid of Iowa, Inc.
1009 2nd Ave. (Box 386)
Sheldon, IA 51201
Tel: 800-831-8580, 712-324-2153; Fax: 712-324-5210
Web: www.stand-aid.com; E-mail: standaid@rconnect.com
Stand Aid of Iowa, Inc. has been one of America’s leading manufacturers of equipment for the elderly and physically challenged for more than twenty years.  Our reputation is built on quality products supported by experienced sales and service departments.  We also have personnel available to help you with private insurance and Medicare billing.

Pro Orthopedic Devices, Inc.
2884 E. Ganley Road
Tucson, AZ  85706
Tel: 800-523-5611 or 520-294-4401;  Fax: 520-294-6116
Web: www.proorthopedic.com; E-mail: info@proorthopedic.com
Pro Orthopedic Devices manufactures neoprene sports medicine braces which provide support, compression and heat retention.  We also have an innovative line of magnetic therapy products based on one size fits all braces.  Made in the USA.

ITA-MED Company
310 Littlefield Avenue
San Francisco, CA  94080
Tel: 800-469-6600 (CA); 800-948-2633; 415-882-9490;
Fax: 415-882-9492
Web: www.itamed.com;   E-mail: infohealth@itamed.com
ITA-MED Co. is a manufacturer of medical support products for home and personal use.  Its products include:

  • Graduated Compression Support Hosiery – Pantyhose, thigh-highs, knee-highs, and men’s socks in different levels of compression.
  • Back and Abdominal Supports – to prevent and alleviate back pain.
  • Gabrialla Maternity Supports – Support products for use during and after pregnancy.
  • Sports-Medical Supports – Neoprene, wool and cotton braces.
  • Other Orthopedic and Medical Products.

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Power Door Openers

Resistance Chair Source
520 South Idaho Avenue
Provo, UT  84606
Tel: 805-973-7478
Web: www.ResistanceChairSource.com; E-mail: sales@resistancechairsource.com
Resistance Chair Source specializes in Resistance Chair Systems, Senior Fitness, and Health & Wellness products.  The Resistance Chair System allows you to exercise and stretch from a seated position.  We are also an authorized retailer of Crio Bru, a caffeine-free brewable chocolate product with zero calories.  Free shipping on every order.

Savaria
107 Alfred Kuehne Blvd.
Brampton, Ontario, Canada L6T 4K3
Tel: 905-791-5555 or 800-661-5112;  Fax: 905-791-2222
Web: www.Savaria.com;   E-mail: info@Savaria.com
Savaria is a global leader in the development and manufacture of lifts and elevators for seniors and persons with disabilities.  Its innovative products encourage and promote independence by providing greater freedom of mobility. Savaria offers public and residential elevators, platform lifts for wheelchairs, stairlifts, and power door openers.  The company’s wide selection of products clearly demonstrates its continuing efforts to meet the wide-ranging needs of disabled people the world over.

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Recreation

Tikki Group, Inc.
741 River Road
P.O. Box 443
Windom, MN  56101
Tel: 507-822-1380 Fax: 507-831-4755
Web: www.resistancechairsystem.com; E-mail: tikkigroup@gmail.com
If you need to sit while exercising, the Resistance Chair is made for you.  This chair, which holds up to 400 lbs, provides strengthening/stretching using resistance bands.  Accessories available for frozen shoulder and legs.  forget the Bowflex — this is all you need for a great workout at home.

Sprint/Rothhammer
P.O. Box 3840
San Luis Obispo, CA  93403-3840
Tel: 800-235-2156; 805-541-5330; Fax: 805-541-5339
Web: www.sprintaquatics.com; E-mail: Info@sprintaquatics.com
Aquatics equipment and educational materials for aqua aerobics, therapy and rehabilitation is a Sprint/Rothhammer speciality.  Our 96-page aquatics catalog contains flotation belts, gloves, goggles, caps, toys, games, swim training equipment, etc.  Sprint’s therapy and rehabilitation equipment, designed by a medical staff, is supported with educational videos for arthritis, M.S., fibromyalgia, back pain, etc.

ITA-MED Company
310 Littlefield Avenue
San Francisco, CA  94080
Tel: 800-469-6600 (CA); 800-948-2633; 415-882-9490;
Fax: 415-882-9492
Web: www.itamed.com;   E-mail: infohealth@itamed.com
ITA-MED Co. is a manufacturer of medical support products for home and personal use.  Its products include:

  • Graduated Compression Support Hosiery – Pantyhose, thigh-highs, knee-highs, and men’s socks in different levels of compression.
  • Back and Abdominal Supports – to prevent and alleviate back pain.
  • Gabrialla Maternity Supports – Support products for use during and after pregnancy.
  • Sports-Medical Supports – Neoprene, wool and cotton braces.
  • Other Orthopedic and Medical Products.

Aquatic Access
417 Dorsey Way
Louisville, KY  40223
Tel: 800-325-LIFT or 502-425-5817; Fax: 502-425-9607
Web: www.AquaticAccess.com; E-mail: info@AquaticAccess.com
Aquatic Access manufactures and sells a variety of water-powered lifts that provide access to swimming pools, spas, boats and docks.  The lifts install into simple in-dock sockets and roll away for easy storage.   Stainless steel construction.  Extended warranty.

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Recreational Vehicles

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Safety and Security

Life Alarm, Inc.
114 Shartom Drive
Augusta, GA  30907
Tel: 800-780-5433;  Fax: 706-650-8179
Web: www.life-alarm.com; E-mail: lifealarm@aol.com
Life Alarm is the nation’s leader in two-way voice personal emergency response systems for the elderly and disabled.  We provide “Help at the press of a button” when you are home alone and an emergency occurs.  Visit our Web site to order your FREE Life Alarm System.

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Scooters

Accessible Vans of America, LLC
4 Beryl Road
Paoli, PA 19301
Tel: 888-282-8267 or 610-647-4090; Fax: 610-296-7203
Web: www.accessiblevans.com; E-mail: avausa@erols.com
Accessible Vans of America is a nationwide network of dealers who offer wheelchair/scooter accessible vans for rent or sale. AVA’s rental program offers daily, weekly, or monthly options. Its members offer new and pre-owned vehicles for sale as well as other mobility products/services.

Home Health Depot Medical Equipment & Supplies
2154-A Pacific Coast Highway
Lomita, CA  90717-2503
Tel: 800-811-2257, 310-891-1954; Fax: 310-891-3713
Web: www.homehealthdepot.com; E-mail: orderdesk@homehealthdepot.com
Home Health Depot carries a wide variety of scooters, including Pride Mobility, Shop Rider, Wheel Care, PaceSaver, Everest & Jennings and Quickie.  These include indoor and outdoor scooters, with optional baskets, lighting packages and high-speed kits (up to 10 mph!).  Bariatric scooters will accommodate up to 450 pounds.

Stand Aid of Iowa, Inc.
1009 2nd Ave. (Box 386)
Sheldon, IA 51201
Tel: 800-831-8580, 712-324-2153; Fax: 712-324-5210
Web: www.stand-aid.com; E-mail: standaid@rconnect.com
Stand Aid of Iowa, Inc. has been one of America’s leading manufacturers of equipment for the elderly and physically challenged for more than twenty years.  Our reputation is built on quality products supported by experienced sales and service departments.  We also have personnel available to help you with private insurance and Medicare billing.

Great Lakes Systems
334 E. Bell Street (P.O. Box 100)
Camden, MI  49232
Tel: 800-286-1181 or 517-368-5583; Fax: 517-368-5109
Web: www.greatlakesentry.com; E-mail: info@greatlakesentry.com
Great Lakes Entry Systems is a complete supplier of portable ramps, modular ramp systems, auto ramps, and can handle all of your other ramping needs.  We can provide customized ramps for any need.

Bruno Independent Living Aids, Inc.
1780 Executive Drive (P.O. Box 84)
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
Tel: 800-882-8183 or 262-567-4990;  Fax: 262-953-5501
Web: www.Bruno.com;   E-mail:  webmaster@bruno.com
Bruno Independent Living Aids, Inc., is an ISO 9001 certified manufacturer of automotive lifts for scooters and wheelchairs, three- and four-wheel scooters, power chairs and straight and custom curve stairlifts.

Guldmann, Inc.
5505 Johns Road, Suite 700
Tampa, FL  33634
Tel: 800-664-8834;  Fax: 813-880-9558
Web: www.guldmann.com;  E-mail: info@guldmann.net
Twenty years of experience has placed Guldmann™ as a market leader in Lifts and Ramps for people with special needs.  Guldmann™Ceiling Lifts can be installed to meet long term or short term transfer needs.  Guldmann Stepless™ Ramps help people overcome life’s small obstacles with a user friendly design.

Drive-Master Co., Inc.
9 Spielman Road
Fairfield, NJ  07004-3403
Tel: 973-808-9709; Fax: 973-808-9713
Web: www.drivemaster.net; E-mail: peter@drivemaster.net
Drive-Master has been providing mobility equipment and home modifications since 1952.  Products and services include: hand controls, steering devices, lifts, pedal extensions, joystick driving systems, wheelchairs, scooters and ramps.  The company is a NMEDA 5-Star QAP dealer, and a member of ADED and AOA.  It has been approved as a vendor for NJDVRS, the Veteran’s Administration, VESID, Virginia, BVRS Connecticut, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

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Seating

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Sleep Aids

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Travel

Accessible Vans of America, LLC
4 Beryl Road
Paoli, PA 19301
Tel: 888-282-8267 or 610-647-4090; Fax: 610-296-7203
Web: www.accessiblevans.com; E-mail: avausa@erols.com
Accessible Vans of America is a nationwide network of dealers who offer wheelchair/scooter accessible vans for rent or sale. AVA’s rental program offers daily, weekly, or monthly options. Its members offer new and pre-owned vehicles for sale as well as other mobility products/services.

Accessible Journeys
35 West Sellers Ave.
Ridley Park, PA 19078
Tel: 800-846-4537 or 610-521-0339; Fax: 610-521-6959
Web: www.disabilitytravel.com
Since 1985 the company has been designing accessible holidays and escorting groups on accessible vacations exclusively for slow walkers, wheelchair travelers, their families and their friends.

Access-Able Travel Source, LLC
P.O. Box 1796
Wheat Ridge, CO 80034
Tel: 303-232-2979; Fax: 303-239-8486
Web: www.access-able.com; E-mail: bill@access-able.com
Company is dedicated to aiding travelers with disabilities and the mature traveler. They accomplish this by having practical information needed to go across town or around the world. The data base has not only accessible accommodations, but everything to make a trip fun and exciting.

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Urological Supplies

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Vans

Accessible Vans of America, LLC
4 Beryl Road
Paoli, PA 19301
Tel: 888-282-8267 or 610-647-4090; Fax: 610-296-7203
Web: www.accessiblevans.com; E-mail: avausa@erols.com
Accessible Vans of America is a nationwide network of dealers who offer wheelchair/scooter accessible vans for rent or sale. AVA’s rental program offers daily, weekly, or monthly options. Its members offer new and pre-owned vehicles for sale as well as other mobility products/services.

Ocean Conversions & Mobility
5751 Zip Drive
Fort Myers, FL 33905
Tel: 800-226-0404 or 800-464-8458  Fax: 941-936-0909
Web: www.oceanconversions.com; E-mail: mobility@gate.net
Ocean Conversions & Mobility offers hand controls, electronic driving systems, power transfer seats, ramps and scooter lifts.  We are proud dealers for Braun, Freedom Motors, IMS, and VMI mini vans.  The company is an approved vendor for the Veterans Administration, Florida Voc-Rehab, Med-waiver, Medicaid, and Medicare.  Your needs can be served from two Florida locations, Pompano Beach and Fort Myers.

Drive-Master Co., Inc.
9 Spielman Road
Fairfield, NJ  07004-3403
Tel: 973-808-9709; Fax: 973-808-9713
Web: www.drivemaster.net; E-mail: peter@drivemaster.net
Drive-Master has been providing mobility equipment and home modifications since 1952.  Products and services include: hand controls, steering devices, lifts, pedal extensions, joystick driving systems, wheelchairs, scooters and ramps.  The company is a NMEDA 5-Star QAP dealer, and a member of ADED and AOA.  It has been approved as a vendor for NJDVRS, the Veteran’s Administration, VESID, Virginia, BVRS Connecticut, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

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Vision

AC Lens
4265 Diplomacy Drive
Columbus, OH  43228
Tel: 1-888-248-5367; Fax: 1-877-291-8154
Web: www.aclens.com; E-mail: service@aclens.com
Shop for reading glasses, prescription eyeglasses, contact lenses, designer sunglasses, and eye care products at AC Lens.  AC Lens carries the best vision care brands including Foster Grant, Ocuvite, Acuvue, Ray-Ban, and more.  Get the lowest prices guaranteed with Free Shipping and Free Returns on most products.  Try our 30 Day No Hassle Guarantee to see why AC Lens is the final destination for your eye wear and vision care needs.

Chester Creek Technologies, Inc.
205 W. 2nd Street, Suite 130
Duluth, MN  55802
Tel: 218-772-1837 or 888-214-5450; Fax: 218-722-1838
Web: www.chestercreektech.com; E-mail: sales@chestercreektech.com
Chester Creek Technologies manufactures a line of innovative computer products for children and adults, and anyone who struggles with vision or dexterity issues.  The oversized, high contrast black on white keys of our VisionBoard™ reduces eyestrain and improves finger contact and control, and the large print letters and numbers improve readability.  Visit our Web site for our complete line of assistive technology products.

Enhanced Vision
17911 Sampson Lane
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Tel: 800-440-9476 or 714-374-1829; Fax: 714-734-1821
Web: www.enhancedvision.com; E-mail: info@enhancedvision.com
Enhanced Vision Systems is a company dedicated to providing the most innovative and effective low vision solutions for those who are visually impaired. The company’s products have gained worldwide recognition for their affordability, versatility, and ease-of-use. Whether you need distance, intermediate, or near vision, the company offers a solution that is right for your needs.

Telesensory Corporation
44545 Stockdale Hwy, Suite F
Bakersfield, CA  93309
Tel: 800-804-8004;  Fax: 408-616-8719
Web: www.telesensory.com; E-mail: info@telesensory.com
For over 30 years, Telesensory has been developing and manufacturing leading products for people with low vision, including video magnifiers (CCTVs).  Our extensive distribution, sales and reseller network is designed to assist you in finding the best product to meet your needs.  As the industry leader, we provide dedicated service and support to customers worldwide.

4readers LLC
P.O. Box 3463
Teaneck, NJ  07666
Tel: 201:833-8805; Fax: 201-836-7209
Web: www.4readers.com; E-mail: sales@4readers.com
4readers.com offers the best prices for reading glasses on the Internet, starting at 3 pair for $9.99.  As a bonus we will take an additional 5% off the cost if you put the word retirement in the coupon box when checking out.  We offer assorted plastic and metal frame reading glasses as well as specialty and fashion glasses.  Visit our site to “see for yourself.”

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Vocal Assistance Products

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Walking Aids

CaneBuddy®
P.O. Box 337
North Grafton, MA  01536
Tel: 508-259-3506; Fax: 508-464-0456
Web: www.canebuddy.com; E-mail: customerservice@canebuddy.com
CaneBuddy® is an attractive, portable holder designed to keep your cane upright and within sight and easy reach.  With CaneBuddy you will never again struggle to pick up your fallen cane.

Home Health Depot Medical Equipment & Supplies
2154-A Pacific Coast Highway
Lomita, CA  90717-2503
Tel: 800-811-2257, 310-891-1954; Fax: 310-891-3713
Web: www.homehealthdepot.com; E-mail: orderdesk@homehealthdepot.com
Home Health Depot has a full line of walking aids, including canes, crutches (aluminum or wood, standard or forearm), two-wheel, three-wheel and four-wheel walkers, forearm attachments for walkers, lift chairs (a standing aid!), seat canes and more.  Call toll-free for details.

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Wheelchairs

Accessible Vans of America, LLC
4 Beryl Road
Paoli, PA 19301
Tel: 888-282-8267 or 610-647-4090; Fax: 610-296-7203
Web: www.accessiblevans.com; E-mail: avausa@erols.com
Accessible Vans of America is a nationwide network of dealers who offer wheelchair/scooter accessible vans for rent or sale. AVA’s rental program offers daily, weekly, or monthly options. Its members offer new and pre-owned vehicles for sale as well as other mobility products/services.

Home Health Depot Medical Equipment & Supplies
2154-A Pacific Coast Highway
Lomita, CA  90717-2503
Tel: 800-811-2257, 310-891-1954; Fax: 310-891-3713
Web: www.homehealthdepot.com; E-mail: orderdesk@homehealthdepot.com
Home Health Depot specializes in wheelchair fitting and seating to guarantee the proper wheelchair for the patient’s particular situation: standard weight, lightweight, ultra-lights, transporter (companion) and bariatric.  Manual or electric, with special seating available.

Great Lakes Entry Systems
334 E. Bell Street (P.O. Box 100)
Camden, MI  49232
Tel: 800-286-1181 or 517-368-5583; Fax: 517-368-5109
Web: www.greatlakesentry.com; E-mail: info@greatlakesentry.com
Great Lakes Entry Systems is a complete supplier of portable ramps, modular ramp systems, auto ramps, and can handle all of your other ramping needs.  We can provide customized ramps for any need.

Savaria
107 Alfred Kuehne Blvd.
Brampton, Ontario, Canada L6T 4K3
Tel: 905-791-5555 or 800-661-5112;  Fax: 905-791-2222
Web: www.concordelevator.com;   E-mail: info@concordelevator.com
Concord is a global leader in the development and manufacture of lifts and elevators for seniors and persons with disabilities.  Its innovative products encourage and promote independence by providing greater freedom of mobility.  Concord offers public and residential elevators, platform lifts for wheelchairs, stairlifts, and power door openers.  The company’s wide selection of products clearly demonstrates its continuing efforts to meet the wide-ranging needs of disabled people the world over.

Guldmann, Inc.
5505 Johns Road, Suite 700
Tampa, FL  33634
Tel: 800-664-8834;  Fax: 813-880-9558
Web: www.guldmann.com;  E-mail: info@guldmann.net
Twenty years of experience has placed Guldmann as a market leader in Lifts and Ramps for people with special needs.  GuldmannCeiling Lifts can be installed to meet long term or short term transfer needs.  Guldmann Stepless Ramps help people overcome life’s small obstacles with a user friendly design.

Drive-Master Co., Inc.
9 Spielman Road
Fairfield, NJ  07004-3403
Tel: 973-808-9709; Fax: 973-808-9713
Web: www.drivemaster.net; E-mail: peter@drivemaster.net
Drive-Master has been providing mobility equipment and home modifications since 1952.  Products and services include: hand controls, steering devices, lifts, pedal extensions, joystick driving systems, wheelchairs, scooters and ramps.  The company is a NMEDA 5-Star QAP dealer, and a member of ADED and AOA.  It has been approved as a vendor for NJDVRS, the Veteran’s Administration, VESID, Virginia, BVRS Connecticut, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

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