Quantum Power Chairs are designed to provide greater independence for the consumer. Our Journey to Independence page shares inspiring stories from consumers about how their Quantum power wheelchair helps them or improves their everyday life.

Carol Conway

Carol Conway: Wheeling Through Life

With the elevated seating on her 4Front® power wheelchair, Carol Conway maintains her independence in her job at a veterinary clinic.

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Mark Irishsea

Mark Irishsea: Wheeling the Trails

Although Mark Irishsea lives with muscular dystrophy, his Quantum® Rival® wheelchair enables him to explore accessible trails and enjoy the outdoors.

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Brianna Pieck

Brianna Pieck: Living with an Attitude of Gratitude

With her iLevel® Power Chair, Brianna Pieck elevates above crowds to complete her work as a video journalist and relies on her chair to get around town.

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Stewart Lundy

Stewart Lundy: The Art of Storytelling

Stewart Lundy uses his 4Front® Power Chair with safe seat elevation to make a living through storytelling while also maintaining his personal sense of style.

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Shona Louise

Shona Louise: Changing the World at iLevel®

Shona Louise is a blogger and disability activist, and her Q6 Edge® 2.0 with iLevel® helps tremendously in maintaining her independence.

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Victoria Lynn Shearer

Victoria Lynn Shearer: Drumming to Her Own Beat

Victoria Lynn Shearer loves the suspension on her 4Front® Power Chair because it allows her to spend time at local parks and beaches near her home.

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Doug Allan

Doug Allan: Working at iLevel® in Style

With his iLevel® Power Chair, Doug Allan enjoys working in the fast-paced retail world where he can experience eye-to-eye conversations with co-workers and customers.

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Christian Bundy

Christian Budney: Ready for Adventure

With his 4Front® Power Chair, Christian Budney maintains an active and adventurous lifestyle.

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Jim: Feeling Liberated

Instead of feeling confined to his wheelchair, Jim feels liberated because he is able to do things with his family.

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Alison Chancellor

Alison Chancellor: Because She Can

With a passion for fitness, hockey and living life, Alison Chancellor maintains her independence with her Q6 Edge® 2.0 with iLevel®.

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Alisha Tinker

Alisha Tinker: Enjoying an Active Life

As a college student, Alisha Tinker uses her Q6 Edge® Power Chair to get around campus, and enjoys an active lifestyle off-campus as well.

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Aimee Buswell

Aimee Buswell: Working at Eye Level

With her Q6 Edge® 2.0 Power Chair with iLevel®, Aimee Buswell has regained her independence, allowing her to be more successful in her job.

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Max Malec

Max Malec: Going the Distance

When it comes to sports, 10-year old Max Malec plays hard. Although he was born with spina bifida, Max is extremely active. And with his Q6 Edge® 2.0 Power Chair with iLevel®, Max enjoys greater independence while doing the things he loves.

Read about Max's Journey to Independence