• Dec 4, 2015

    MV-1 Canada President Featured in Georgian College 2015 View Edition for continuing to break barriers!

    Setting the new standard for mobility transportation solutions for people of all abilities.

    Nov 11, 2015

    MV-1 Alberta delivers first MV-1 to Blindman Handi-van Society

    The Blindman Handi-van Society has new wheels

    May 25, 2015

    Wilson Memorial General Hospital and Municipality of Greenstone

    MV-1 Canada were very proud to have the pleasure of introducing the MV-1 to Wilson Memorial General Hospital and The Municipality of Greenstone.

    May 24, 2015

    MV-1 Canada delivers new fleet to The City of Barrie

    Everyone at MV-1 Canada and Grande National Leasing Inc. had several group hugs and are beaming with pride as we watched Barrie Transit’s new fleet of universally designed MV-1’s hitting the streets to support ALL of their community!

    May 14, 2015

    New Mobility Plus Inspector Vehicles

    Mobility Plus has two new vehicles in its fleet.

    Jan 31, 2015

    Accessibility - Not just for the disabled

    These days, accessibility has become a buzz word, but what does it really mean? Essentially, it’s the degree to which a product, service or environment is useable by or available to people. Advocate Lelainia Lloyd discusses how accessibility benefits all of us, regardless of our current health or physical ability.

    Jan 22, 2015

    Top 5 Advantages of Purpose-Built Accessible Vehicles

    Not only do purpose-built vehicles provide best-in-class comfort ad accessibility for people with disabilities, they meet and exceed all government safety standards. This fact makes purpose-built vehicles the safest choice for all drivers and passengers, regardless of ability.

    Jan 16, 2015

    8 tips for serving customers with disabilities

    The disability community has substantial buying power. If your company isn't ensuring their needs are met, you are leaving potential customers out in the cold.

    Jan 10, 2015

    A Victory In Winnipeg: Sunshine Transit Services Launches City’s First Accessible Limousine

    A luxurious MV-1 model is ready to hit the streets as Winnipeg's first wheelchair-accessible limousine, thanks to Gary Jakeman and Sunshine Transit Services.

    Jan 5, 2015

    Stop Ableism 2015

    What is ableism and why should we care?

    Dec 31, 2014

    Happy New Year!

    There was much to celebrate in 2014 and even more to be excited about as we look ahead to 2015!

    Dec 16, 2014

    Holiday Travel: Airline Tips for Wheelchair-Users

    While holiday travel can be exciting and a lot of fun, it’s not always the smoothest process. Add a wheelchair into the mix and you’re sure to have at least an occasional challenge or two.

    Dec 11, 2014

    Remembering Stella Young

    Stella Young was special. And she had a disability. But in her now world-famous Ted Talk, the Australian writer, teacher, journalist, comedienne and advocate was very clear about the fact that having a disability is not what made her special.

    Dec 3, 2014

    International Day of Persons with Disabilities - 2014

    Today, December 3, 2014, marks the UN’s International Day for Persons with Disabilities.

    Jan 9, 2013

    The importance of March of Dimes - by Joel Dembe

    In my third year of university, I was interested in moving into an off-campus house with a bunch of my friends. After two years of living in residence, I was ready for a change.

    Dec 18, 2012

    More than words - by Joel Dembe

    Disabled, paralyzed, handicapped, physically challenged, cripple, special. Do any of these words offend you? If so, why?

    Dec 9, 2012

    A merry time in Mexico - by Joel Dembe

    Well, it's the holiday season and what better place to celebrate than Mexico!

    Dec 6, 2012

    A Special Delivery - by Peter Grande

    During the summer of 2011, I had the pleasure of driving an MV-1 from our Ontario headquarters to Cape Spear, Newfoundland, the most eastern point in North America.

    Nov 26, 2012

    Canada Cares and so should you: Why caregivers matter! by Joel Dembe

    I didn’t exactly have the typical childhood. I was born with a benign tumor on my spine. The surgery to remove it was successful, but it left me with one kidney, a severe scoliosis, and would eventually relegate me to using a wheelchair for the rest of my life.