Organizations like Project Mobility: Cycles for Life, Inc. have been helping people with disabilities such as spinal cord injuries (SCI) gain mobility and independence with adaptive bicycles and social riding programs. These bikes have given adults and children with unique physical limitations the ability to return to or begin biking. There are a wide assortment of companies with a variety of specialized options to choose from.
Creative Mobility custom fits trikes, bikes and tandems to a person’s specific needs whileAdaptive Bike helps those with hand pain or restricted hand movement better control their bikes. The Hand Cycle Store has a selection of handcycles, wheelchairs, recumbents, trikes, specialty bikes, standing frames and custom built products that fit an assortment of needs.Special Purpose Vehicles have some unique handicap vehicles – specializing in custom built conveyances that are both comfortable and accessible.
Mobility Made Easy has The Duet, a tandem bike with a wheelchair seat in front and Freedom Concepts offers a plethora of different adaptive trikes and bikes for special needs individuals throughout the US and Canada. If none of these catch your fancy, there is also Haverich Orthopaedic Cycles and Intrepid Equipment which has a handbike that you get to design yourself.
If we have left any assistive bike shops off of our list, please let us know!