Entries by Milena

This Weekend’s Cerebral Palsy Children’s Walk/Run is Happening Rain-or-Shine

We are happy to report that the Cerebral Palsy Children’s Walk/Run to be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 will proceed rain-or-shine, according to the event’s organizers. Representatives of Convaid | R82’s sales and marketing team will be on hand to demonstrate products and serve as companion runners to children participating in the event who […]

Convaid | R82 to Exhibit at 34th Annual International Seating Symposium

Torrance, CA (February 27, 2017) –   New to ISS is the Convaid Flyer, a width-expandable pediatric wheelchair that has a uniquely designed tilt-in-space base and accepts more complex adaptive seating, comes with optional recline and a large selection of options and accessories to achieve ideal positioning and support. It will be on display in Booths […]

Visit us in Booth 426 at Abilities Expo Los Angeles this Weekend

Coming up this weekend is the first Abilities Expo of the year to be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center from Friday, February 23 through Sunday, February 25, 2018 where Convaid |R82 will premiere the Convaid Flyer to customers. The recently launched pediatric tilt-in-space wheelchair that grows in length, width and depth was launched […]

Breaking Bad’s RJ Mitte is Guest of Honor at 5K Run Co-sponsored by Convaid | R82 Community Partner Children’s Cerebral Palsy Movement

On March 3, 2018 at the Norman P. Murray Center in Mission Viejo, CA, a team of volunteers from Convaid | R82 will join Children’s Cerebral Palsy Movement (CCPM) in the 5K Oso Fit Run for Fun and Community Health Fair that brings together children living with Cerebral Palsy and typical high school track team […]

Convaid | R82 to Support Rollin’ Hornets Wheelchair Basketball Team and West Cabarrus YMCA with Equipment Loaner Program

Families in and near Cabarrus, NC are in for a once-in-a-lifetime event thanks to a 9-year old girl – a special screening of wheelchair basketball documentary, The Rebound, at 3PM on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at McGill Baptist Church, 5300 Poplar Tent Road, Concorde, NC 28027. The screening will be followed by a question and […]

Convaid | R82 to Introduce Convaid Flyer at 2018 APTA Combined Sections Meeting in New Orleans

At this year’s American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) in New Orleans, Convaid |R82 will present the Convaid Flyer – a tilt-in-space wheelchair that grows in length, width and depth that launched in January 2018. From February 21-24, 2018 the Convaid | R82 pediatric team will work from Booth 1830 at the Ernest […]

Convaid | R82 Announces 2018 Ambassadors

Since 2015, our Convaid | R82 Ambassador families have shared their personal triumphs, adventures and product insights on Social Media and within their communities. We’ve watched toddlers grow into kids and kids into teens. We’ve walked, rolled and run for causes. We’ve watched friendships blossom from an initial exchange about a product or condition. Now, […]

R82 Scallop Offered for Sale with 25% Show-only Discount at Abilities Expo Los Angeles

To show customer appreciation during Abilities Expo Los Angeles, we are offering a SHOW ONLY discount of 25% on the award-winning R82 Scallop that is currently part of a world-acclaimed Smithsonian Museum’s Cooper Hewitt Design Gallery Access+Ability exhibition. To qualify for the show discount, your R82 Scallop must be purchased or ordered at Convaid | R82 Booth 426 during the […]

Keira Gywnn to Participate as Panelist at Review of College Student Projects on Accessibility and Inclusion

Keira Gywnn, designer of the R82 Scallop, will participate on February 9, 2018 in a review of college student projects on accessibility and inclusion, as part of a panel of experts in the field. Students, representing colleges and universities across the nation, will present their own proposals for design solutions that improve accessibility or inclusion […]