National Mobility Awareness Month
General Event Information
Mobility Transportation Systems (Tampa) joins the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) to kick off the second annual, National Mobility Awareness Month. Celebrating throughout the United States and Canada, the awareness month was created to educate seniors, veterans, caregivers and people with disabilities about the many wheelchairs accessible vehicles and adaptive mobility equipment options available for living an active and mobile lifestyle.
In celebration of the awareness month, NMEDA has created an online contest that will award three lucky winners wheelchair accessible vehicles tailored to meet their needs.
Those eligible to win the wheelchair accessible vehicles are distinguished as Local Heroes, who are encouraged to submit either written or video taped stories of how they are triumphing over their mobility issues through their academic and career ambitions, as well as their family and local community contributions. Caregivers, friends and family members are also welcome to submit entries
Stories will be accepted on www.MobilityAwarenessMonth.com from February 25- May 3, 2013. Voting begins on March 11, 2013 and closes on May 10, 2013.
Use code ZLH3U at the time of entry to gain 10 bonus points.