Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 20, 2012
Performance Mobility has announced they will participate in National Mobility Awareness Month in May to help promote awareness of individuals with physical disabilities. Performance Mobility is committed to helping anyone with physical disabilities by providing information and assistance in finding solutions to mobility their needs.
In celebration of Mobility Awareness Month, the National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association (NMEDA) has created an online contest that will award three lucky winners customized wheelchair accessible vehicles to meet their needs. In support of the awareness month, sponsors such as Toyota, SanTan Honda in Chandler, AZ and Chrysler, have rallied together to provide the vehicles, which will later be customized by NMEDA manufacturers – BraunAbility, Vantage Mobility International and Bruno Independent Living Aids.
Those eligible to win the wheelchair accessible vehicles are distinguished as Local Heroes, who will be encouraged to submit either written or videotaped stories of how they’ve overcome or struggled with mobility issues. Caregivers, friends and family members are also welcome to submit entries for others. Stories will be accepted until May 13. Voting will take place from April 1 to May 13, 2012. The link to the registration page can be found on PerformanceMobility.com.
About National Mobility Awareness Month:
National Mobility Awareness Month is the inaugural May celebration that encourages people with disabilities to enjoy active, mobile lifestyles. Founded in 1989 as a non-profit trade association, The National Mobility Equipment Dealers Association sponsors the awareness month with the assistance of more than 600 mobility equipment dealers, manufacturers and driver rehabilitation specialists dedicated to expanding opportunities for people with disabilities. For updates on the awareness month and local heroes overcoming mobility issues, please visit NMEDA’s Facebook, Twitter or website.
About Performance Mobility: Performance Mobility provides sales, service and rental of wheelchair accessible vans, scooter and wheelchair lifts, hand controls and other adaptive driving equipment. Performance Mobility is committed to serving the community with exceptional customer service and the highest quality, safest products available for transporting individuals with limited mobility. Performance Mobility serves Colorado, Wyoming, Oregon and Washington states from locations in Denver, Colorado, Colorado Springs, Colorado and Portland, Oregon.