With an aging population, many in their later years struggle with mobility issues. In fact, by some statistics, nearly one in every 200 people need some kind of accessible ramp for their home. In this segment of Made in Mass, Doug Meehan introduces us to Amramp Accessibility, a local company that has made its mission to help people find their forward.
Organizers of Pope Francis’ first public mass in Canada chose Amramp to provide accessible platforms and steel ramps for the pontiff as he moved onto the stage at Commonwealth Stadium on July 26. “This is one of our larger events we’ve ever covered, and it was a privilege to be able to go out there … Read more
There is still a lot of work to be done when it comes to accessibility in the outdoors, and of course, wheelchair accessibility is just one facet of a much larger issue. But this summer, we are following the lead of travelers like Lee, and countless others , in seeing the many opportunities to explore outdoors on wheels.