Mobility Aids / Special Equipment

Mobility Aids / Special Equipment

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ACL (Administration for Community Living) Assistive Technology: Tools to Improve the Everyday |

- This page contains links to Assistive Technology programs in your state and provides information on the right type of AT for your needs, financial assistance, and insurance.


Multiple Sclerosis Society: Guide to Medical & Assistive Equipment Resources

Medical & Assistive Equipment | National Multiple Sclerosis Society (

Multiple Sclerosis Society: Assistance for Adaptive Equipment

Assistance for Adaptive Equipment | National Multiple Sclerosis Society (


Multiple Sclerosis Society: How to Choose the Mobility Device that is Right for You (.pdf)

Brochure-How-to-Choose-the-Mobility-Device-that-is-Right-for-You.pdf (


Multiple Sclerosis Society: All Brochures on a variety of topics in English and Spanish

All Brochures | National Multiple Sclerosis Society (


Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation: Home Modification |


Eldercare Locator: Assistive Technology |


NICHD Information Resource Center: What are some types of assistive devices and how are they used? |




Mayo Clinic: Tips for Choosing and Using Canes |


National Institute on Aging: Home Safety and Alcheimer’s Disease |


National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (NIDCD) | 

- Assistive Devices for People with Hearing, Voice, Speech, or Language Disorders



Clinic Excellence Commission (Australia): Falls Prevention - Safe use of Mobility Aids - Walking stick | 


National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability: How to Choose a Wheelchair |



A Family and Caregivers Guide to Home Safety for the Disabled |


Muscular Dystrophy Association: Everyday Life with ALS A Practical Guide |

* From 2005. Might be a little outdated