Wheelchair accessible taxi – catching a cab shouldn’t be this difficult

Wheelchair accessible taxi introduction In Adelaide, catching a wheelchair accessible taxi is co-ordinated by Adelaide Access Taxis. Passengers that use mobility aids, such as wheelchairs and scooters make use of these vehicles that are fitted with hydraulic lifters. The drivers of each wheelchair accessible taxi have received training to ensure they provide a good service … Read more

Carpet Court Review – people in wheelchairs are customers too

Carpet Court Review from a wheelchair user In the past six months, I have selected items for my new home including tiles, wall colour, kitchen appliances, sanitary items, joinery, blinds and other items. My interior designer, Lindi Venter, arranged to meet me at a carpet retailer to choose carpet tiles and hybrid flooring. I didn’t … Read more

The election is over. So what happened?

Introduction John ran as a candidate for Dignity Party in the South Australia state election, held on 17th March 2018, in the seat of Torrens. His goal was simple – to increase the votes for the Upper House candidates, and for Kelly Vincent to retain her position in the Legislative Council. Kelly has been a … Read more

Pressure Sore Prevention and my experience acquiring a pressure sore

Pressure sore prevention is best Pressure sore prevention is better than resolving a sore. Firstly, the story of how I acquired my first pressure sore. After feeling bad and hearing a sound that reminded me of running water inside my body, I transferred to my shower chair and spent time over the toilet. I either … Read more