Don’t Let a Disability Impair Your Holiday Visit

Visiting for the holidays, whether for the day or for several days, can be stressful. And if you or a loved one is mobility-challenged, planning ahead for that trip can be the key to an enjoyable experience. Here are some tips for making your holiday plans a success when you use a wheelchair or other…

Hurricane Preparedness

As Hurricane Season really starts to ramp up, we here at 101 Mobility Sarasota just wanted to take a moment to remind you of some key information. — During hurricane season, you should always be prepared. If you have questions about disaster preparedness, visit: Florida Division of Emergency Management Florida Emergency Preparedness Association Florida Special…

To Rent or Purchase. That is the Question.

Having the ability to get up and down the stairs is often the tipping point for seniors who want to age in place and not be forced to relocate to elderly housing or assisted living. Unfortunately, adaptive equipment, such as a stairlift, is costly and not covered by Medicare and many other insurance plans. However,…

4 Ways Dogs Enrich the Lives of Older People

We’ve all heard the saying that “a dog is man’s best friend.” This saying is especially true for older individuals. Research shows that that pets benefit their owners – both young and old – physically, psychologically and socially. Here are just a few of the remarkable ways that our furry children enrich our lives. Providing…