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It’s Your Van. Get The Most Out of It

 

When it comes to getting a wheelchair adapted vehicle that’s right for you, you deserve to be a little picky. Afterall, it’s your comfortable connection to all that Winnipeg, Manitoba, and the entirety of Canada have to offer. But, just how picky can you be when choosing a wheelchair van or wheelchair adapted vehicle that not only suits your needs, but gets you where you need to be in comfort and style?

When you choose MoveMobility, you’ll have plenty of wriggle room for choosing the van that’s just right for you. Why? Because MoveMobility knows you have many concerns and questions, and we offer a stock of new and new-to-you wheelchair vans that are sure to meet your needs [...]

With summer approaching, it is the perfect time of year to take advantage of warmer weather and easier access to your favorite places. If you are planning to spend more time zipping around town in your wheelchair accessible vehicle, make sure you are prepared for any roadside emergencies you might encounter. It is important to have backup plans, safety gear, and important resources on hand, particularly for longer road trips. Check out these useful tips for keeping yourself safe on the road by preparing your wheelchair accessible vehicle for unexpected emergencies.

Create A Backup Plan

When you head out on the road, you are expecting to use your wheelchair accessible vehicle to get [...]

Finding the perfect wheelchair accessible vehicle can be an overwhelming process. Here at Move Mobility, we are dedicated to helping you find the perfect mobility vehicle for your specific needs. Whether you need a vehicle equipped with a rear entry or one featuring a side entry, we have the options you seek. Once we have helped you acquire the right wheelchair accessible vehicle in Winnipeg, our hope is that you will enjoy the freedom that vehicle provides you.

For many, service animals are a crucial part to enjoying that freedom. Whether you have a service animal that is critical to your day-to-day life, or you have a dog that is just part of your family, check out the benefits of a wheelchair accessible vehicle for your dog.

One of the best gifts you can give to your child who uses a wheelchair is the gift of improved mobility. The purchase of a wheelchair accessible vehicle can make taking trips as a family easier and more convenient. Perhaps you have a kid who is growing fast and you want to improve your ability to transport them from place to place. A wheelchair accessible vehicle could be just the trick. When you are purchasing a wheelchair accessible vehicle with family use in mind, there are a few things you should take into consideration. Read on for some of our tips for parents looking to purchase a wheelchair accessible vehicle.

Consider The Size Of Your Family Now (And In The Future)

When purchasing a wheelchair accessible vehicle, you will have a variety of [...]

Picking out a vehicle can become a stressful experience. You don’t want to break the bank, but you also don’t want a vehicle that will leave you stranded on the side of the road. Do you want a vehicle in that trendy new blue? Or should you stick with a solid, classic white? There are numerous factors to consider when purchasing any vehicle type. To complicate matters, if you need a wheelchair accessible vehicle, you have a whole slew of new items to consider. Do you adapt a van to become wheelchair accessible? Do you purchase a van already designed to be wheelchair accessible? Should you spend the money for something brand new, or will a used mobility vehicle suffice?

Here at MoveMobility, our goal is simple: to help you find the perfect [...]

Review of the Amerivan Conversion

Side & Rear Entry Conversions for the Dodge, Chrysler and Toyota Chassis
amerivan van 3 Conversion Options For The Amerivan


Do you find yourself needing a side entry wheelchair van that won’t break the bank?

Or what about finding a side entry van with outstanding quality?

My guess is the answer to both of these questions is a resounding YES!

Well…the good news is MoveMobility is now a dealer for El Dorado Mobility.

We are a proud provider of quality wheelchair accessible vehicles in Winnipeg. We will work with you to find the perfect vehicle for your needs. Ready to get started? Contact our team.

 

Who is El Dorado Mobility?

El Dorado Mobility is located in the United States and they are the makers of the Amerivan. They started making the wheelchair van in the early 2000’s when they acquired the mobility van division from Ricon Corporation. El Dorado moved operations from Ricon’s [...]

5 myths about buying a wheelchair accessible vehicle online
Dispelling 4 Myths About Buying A Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Online

Have you ever bought something online before and were not quite sure what you were going to receive? Maybe it was something from Amazon, or maybe it was something from a small website. What about something like a wheelchair accessible vehicle? Have you ever made a large purchase like that before online? The traditional process for this type of purchase usually involves the ritual of going down to the dealer, playing their games and hopefully walking away with a wheelchair accessible vehicle that you didn’t get taken for too badly.

As a Winnipeg wheelchair accessible vehicle dealer and manufacturer, our customers often wonder the same things about us plus the idea of buying a vehicle online. They wonder is this company for [...]

Top Tips To Keep You Safe In Your Mobility Vehicle This Winter

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The ground may have seen his shadow a couple of weeks ago but you still have a lot of time left of driving your mobility vehicle this winter. He may say we will have spring in six weeks but depending on where you live in Canada, the snow may stick around for awhile after March 21. Warmer winter temperatures potentially mean slippery roads, poor visibility and we could still get the odd cold snap here and there.

Staying safe while driving your mobility vehicle in the winter is absolutely critical. There are a lot of tips on how to be safe while driving in the winter. Here are the top 10 tips we liked from Manitoba Public Insurance, CAA and the Canada Safety Council.

If [...]

Thinking About An Accessible Van Conversion?

Two popular options exist when it comes to choosing a wheelchair accessible van conversion. Both have their advantages and disadvantages. It is important to ask questions about the conversion process and type of conversion before making a final decision. Not taking the time to ask these questions can lead to major headaches and frustrations down the road.

Reach out any time for more information about purchasing a  wheelchair accessible vehicle in Winnipeg. We are here to help you make the best choice possible for your specific needs.

Popular Option #1 – Purchasing a Vehicle from a Dealer Before Doing The Conversion

Some people prefer to buy their soon-to-be wheelchair accessible van ahead of time prior to doing the conversion. This method can work, however, there definitely are questions that need to be answered prior to making the purchase. The last thing you want is to end up with a [...]

Top 7 Tips To Winterize Your Wheelchair Vehicle

Stay On Top Of Your Driving This Winter
Is Your Wheelchair Vehicle Ready For Winter?

 

In the past 24 hours here in Winnipeg, over 15 cm of snow has fallen. The balmy -2 Degrees Celsius we have had for the past few weeks has been quite nice. Everyone was starting to gear up for a “Brown Christmas” but it looks like we will have a “White Christmas” after all.

Winter brings new challenges to Canadian drivers with the cold, ice and snow, especially if you live in parts of the country with lots of snow or extremely cold temperatures. For those of us in the prairies where winter seems to go on for endless months at a time, driving can become a chore. It’s super important to keep your wheelchair accessible vehicle in good working order to keep you, your family and those around you safe. These challenges can be even more difficult for someone who uses a wheelchair vehicle. As snow builds [...]

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