Buy a Wheelchair Van without Leaving Home

Adaptive Driving Access allows you to shop local while taking advantage of our nationwide presence. We are offering the ability to buy your next wheelchair van without leaving your home. We offer home demos, financial relief programs and a wide variety of mobility products.

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Voter Turnout Among People with Disabilities Expected to Surge

The disabled community is going to be huge in this year's 2020 Presidential election. Make sure you are registered and that you go out and vote. It's your right. Make your voice heard.

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Wheelchair Van Preventive Maintenance

Need service on your wheelchair van? Don't wait until it's too late. Schedule an appointment at Adaptive Driving Access today and we'll make sure that your wheelchair is running safely for you and your family.

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Wheelchair Van Service Specials

Save money as Adaptive Driving Access this summer on routine maintenance when you make an appointment for your wheelchair van this summer. Don't wait until it's too late. Make your appointment now. Call us at 888-553-6003.

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We Make Buying Easy

Don't like the ease of buying a wheelchair van online fool you. When it comes to accessible transportation, you need an expert to help you find the right wheelchair van to fit your wheelchair and your budget and your lifestyle. Adaptive Driving Access is here to help.

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Our Commitment Continues

For more than 20 years, Adaptive Driving Access has been committed to serving our customers, even in the most challenging of times. This COVID crisis can create a lot of anxiety, and one of the things we’re trying to do is to take down that anxiety by making sure you know t...

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The Gift of Mobility in Houston,

Adaptive Driving Access was proud to be a part of the Chariots for Children program donating six wheelchair vans to families of disabled children in wheelchairs. They now can enjoy their freedom and independence in their new wheelchair accessible vans.

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Wheelchair Van Preventive Maintence Tips

Tips for keeping your wheelchair van dependable while keeping yourself safe Keeping your wheelchair van and mobility equipment dependable, especially for those who work at “essential” businesses and need to commute, is on the top of most people’s lists. People in many parts o...

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Seniors and Driving III: 10 Factors to Consider Before Purchasing a WAV

We recently were featured on the Time 4 Seniors website where we got to spend a little time talking about factors consumers should consider when purchasing a wheelchair accessible van and how ADA helps streamline the process.  Read a little bit about it below then follow the link to read the...

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Ernie Colemans Story Living the Dream and Refusing to Slow Down!

Ernie Coleman’s Story- Living the Dream and Refusing to Slow Down! Ernie Coleman has become a bit of a legend around ADA, not only because he has been one of our favorite customers for almost 10 years, but because he always has a great story to tell. He has recently purchased his 4th l...

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Donnas Story Inspiration and Perseverance After Survival

Donna’s Story- Inspiration and Perseverance After Survival Kii News in Corpus Christi recently aired Donna Lowery’s story. Being one of ADA’s customers in Corpus, we all knew her as a woman with a magnetic positive attitude. We had no idea, however, how her incredible ...

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A Life Dedicated to Paying it Forward

A Life Dedicated to Paying it Forward Today ADA honors the life of a long time customer and friend- David Fowler. About David- In his youth, David was an avid surfer who loved being by the water. He joined the Army shortly after high school because he felt the need to “do ...

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Adaptive Driving Access Announces New Program to Support Texas Veterans

Adaptive Driving Access Announces New Program to Support Texas Veterans ADA proudly launches Operation We Salute You! Adaptive Driving Access is happy to announce we have launched a new program to help support ALL Texas Veterans by discounting both New and Used wheelchair access...

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PRESS RELEASE: ADA Recognized for Exceptional Customer Satisfaction

PRESS RELEASE: ADA Recognized for Exceptional Customer Satisfaction PRESS RELEASE from The Braun Corporation: The Braun Corporation, the leading manufacturer of wheelchair accessible vehicles and wheelchair lift systems, recently honored Adaptive Driving Access with the Customer 1st ...

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We Say Goodbye to Ralph Braun

We Say Goodbye to Ralph Braun It is with heavy hearts that we share the sad news that on Friday, February 8th Ralph Braun passed away. He died peacefully at his home with his family at his side. There are no words to express the impact Ralph has had on the mobility industry and Adaptive D...

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A New Van for the HPD Homeless Outreach Team

A New Van for the HPD Homeless Outreach Team Adaptive Driving Access recently had to opportunity to outfit the Houston Police Department’s new Homeless Outreach van with a brand new wheelchair lift. This new vehicle will help them to assist some of Houston’s homeless that are ...

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Ways to Spend Less on Gas in Your Handicapped Van

Ways to Spend Less on Gas in Your Handicapped Van Gas expenses can be significant when you own a handicapped van. Each method of reducing gas costs makes a small difference. Combine them for significant savings that really add up over the course of a year. Pay Less for Gas When Filling Up Your...

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Dealing with Violators in Handicapped Parking, Texas-style

Dealing with Violators in Handicapped Parking, Texas-style Drivers who depend on handicapped parking spaces know how frustrating it can be to circle a parking lot three or four times, waiting for a spot to open up, when one or more vehicles are parked illegally. While flattening tires, leaving na...

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Texas Adaptive Aquatics

Texas Adaptive Aquatics Texas Adaptive Aquatics is our charity of the month! T.A.A. is such a great organization and we just wanted to tell you a little more about them! Texas Adaptive Aquatics features an outstanding adaptive water skiing program that allows people with physical and/or m...

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BraunAbility Makes Its Debut At The Indy 500!

BraunAbility Makes Its Debut At The Indy 500! Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines….BraunAbility has some exciting news! The Braun Corporation will join Sam Schmidt Motor Sports in sponsoring the #99 BraunAbility Car at the 96th running of the Indy 50...

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Ralph Braun Selected as a Champion

Ralph Braun Selected as a Champion of Change Adaptive Driving Access is honored to share some very exciting news. Ralph Braun has been selected as a Champion of Change as part of the White House Administration’s “Winning the Future” initiative. Each week, the White House...

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Best Place to Get Your Ramp Van

Best Place to Get Your Ramp Van Adaptive Driving Access is so lucky to have amazing customers! Here is a great article written by one of our customers, Kim Hanks. Best Place to Get Your Ramp Van – Adaptive Driving Access By Kim Hanks If you need an accessible vehicle, I suggest ...

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The History of the Wheelchair

The History of the Wheelchair Some of you may have noticed the “old school” wheelchair I have next to my office (big wheels in front, large casters in back and wicker seat). I always wanted an old chair – just to remind me how difficult things used to be for some. In order to be...

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Need a Wheelchair Van for the Holidays?

Need a Wheelchair Van for the Holidays? ADA offers wheelchair van rentals to serve our customers and those who may be visiting the Houston area that require handicap accessible features on their rental van. Our wheelchair van rental service is provided through Accessible Vans of America (AVA)and ...

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Follow Up Astros continue giving to injured draft pick

Follow-Up: Astros continue giving to injured draft pick We recently wrote about San Jacinto College pitcher Buddy Lamothe and his surprise gift of a new wheelchair accessible van from the Houston Astros team owner Drayton McLane and the Astros in Action Foundation. A friend of the Lamothe ...

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Straight Talk Part 8 Making the Right Choice

Braun Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans – Making the Right Choice If you’ve taken the time to watch this series of videos it’s obvious that you want to make an informed decision, when it comes to purchasing a wheelchair accessible van. We hope that we’ve given you e...

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STRAIGHT TALK PART 8 Wiring

Braun Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans – Wiring In this week’s installment of Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans, we’re taking a look at how wheelchair vans are wired.  Today’s minivans rely on an intricate wiring system to control every function in the&...

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STRAIGHT TALK PART 7 Sliding Doors

Braun Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans – Sliding Doors Apart from actual vehicle operation and the accessible features, what’s the most important feature in a wheelchair accessible van?  The automatic door. If the door doesn’t work, you don’t get in or you don...

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Straight Talk Part 6 Fuel Systems

Braun Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans – Fuel Systems This time around Straight Talk examines the fuel system in a BraunAbility wheelchair van. It should go without saying, there is NO room for compromise when it comes to the dependability of your fuel system.  It’s one o...

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Straight Talk Part 5 Suspension Systems

Braun Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans – Suspension Systems The “Straight Talk” continues this week, this time about wheelchair van suspensions.  Regardless of the type of vehicle you’re buying, you probably have at least some interest in the suspension system&hell...

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ADA visits Texas Adaptive Aquatics!

ADA visits Texas Adaptive Aquatics! A few weeks ago Jason and I attended a Texas Adaptive Aquatics event at Moody Gardens in Galveston. While there we had the opportunity to water ski, sail, and kayak all around the bay. It was awesome to see that quite a few of our customer were in attendance ...

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Straight Talk Part 3: Underbody

Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans – Part 3: Underbody The third video of Braun’s “Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans” series takes a close look at undercarriage components. As we explain, there’s a lot of truth to the saying “If you take care of the small th...

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Straight Talk Part 2 Brake Systems

Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans – Part 2, Brake Systems As we mentioned yesterday, BraunAbility is launching our new video series entitled “Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans”. That series officially kicks off with this installment, which examines how brake lines are r...

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Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans from BraunAbility Introduction

Straight Talk About Wheelchair Vans from BraunAbility – Introduction There’s no question that shopping for a wheelchair accessible vehicle can be an overwhelming experience, especially if you’re a first-time buyer. And if your search begins on the Internet, it’s ...

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Astros continue giving to injured draft pick

Astros continue giving to injured draft pick…with a little help from ADA! This past Saturday was a very special day for San Jacinto College pitcher Buddy Lamothe. He received a surprise gift of a new wheelchair accessible van from the Houston Astros team owner Drayton McLane and the A...

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Assistive Devices To Help You Stay - On The Go

Assistive Devices To Help You Stay “On The Go” When you’re “on the go,” running between appointments and errands, it’s imperative for you to have assistive devices in your vehicle or with you to make these tasks easier. The simple task of running into the groce...

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Jesse Billauer and His BraunAbility MXV

Jesse Billauer and His BraunAbility MXV   Jesse Billauer is a well-known surfer from Pacific Palisades, California. Jesse suffered an accident at the age of 17 in 1996, hitting his head on a shallow sandbar after being knocked off his surfboard by a wave. The force broke his neck, severin...

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ADA Story

Adaptive Driving Access Inc.; Success is Embedded in Family Values Ever wonder how ADA came to be? Well, a family tragedy in 1992 spurred a career change for owner Tom Poole. A serious car accident left Tom’s close friend and brother-in-law, Lacy, a quadriplegic. After helping the family fi...

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