July 2013 Table of Contents
The National Veterans Wheelchair Games are coming to Tampa, Fla.
There is much more to a good night's sleep than getting some rest.
Kevin McGuire has spent most of his life working with rights and access for people with disabilities and he's not done yet.
Who will lead PVA in the coming year?
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Aging offers many challenges, and our true purpose is expressed in how we travel, the routes we take, and what we learn along the way.
HERL researchers are working to better define standards for ground surfaces.
A great way for people with spinal cord injury to keep in touch with family and friends is to combine voice and video in one place.
After spinal cord injury, fitness training help promote good physical and mental health.
Just because Williamsburg is 400 years old doesn't mean it's not accessible.
Nationwide tour is opportunity to let the country know who we are and what we do.
VA fails badly when it comes to timely adjudication of benefits claims.
Programs are in place to help veterans with disabilities find employment.
Nearly $18 million in grants will help educate and train people with disabilities.
Alliance will promote employment of people with disabilities throughout the higher education community.
Tool helps vets tell potential employers what they did during military service.
Sen. Susan Collins receives a disability community champion award.
The VA provisional rating pilot program is designed to move disability claims forward faster.
Ocean rower Angela Madsen will attempt to row solo across the Pacific Ocean from California to Hawaii.
Vets with service connected disabilities are eligible for two VA grant programs.
Accessible Dispatch allows users to easily order an accessible cab in NYC.
Vehicle innovator Ralph Braun receives posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award.
What makes a good ramp for a wheelchair-accessible van?
After rehab, be sure to have some solid plans in place before you leave the hospital.
Veterans Retraining Assistance Program offers help to unemployed veterans.
Playing billiards from a wheelchair isn't anything new.
Cal-Diego PVA hosts small arms shooting tournament in California.
Craig Cornwall has never been afraid of hard work like handcycling.