Friendly Wheels Archive

Making a Difference in the Community

Friendly Wheels, Issue 18
July 2009
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Leonardo Camargo is determined to make a difference in his community. In high school he was actively involved in his school -- a National Hispanic Scholar, student body president, MVP and captain on his soccer team. After graduating from Palma High in Salinas, Calif. Leonardo went to Santa Clara University where his active involvement in school continued.


Doing Things Differently

Friendly Wheels, Issue 15
April 2009

Susan Bell became an Amigo owner for the first time in 1979 - since then she has done everything from taking her her two children cross country camping to caring for a 100 lb. newborn bull calf to meeting President Ronald Reagan at the White House.

How to Find the Right Mobility Dealer for You

Friendly Wheels, Issue 14
March 2009

Finding the right mobility dealer is just as critical as finding the right mobility equipment. No matter which mobility aid you choose, your dealer should be there to support you every step of the way.


Winter Access to Outdoor Fun

Friendly Wheels, Issue 13
February 2009

Winter brings a natural element of beauty to our surroundings and a desire to get outside and experience some fun. Our Amigo owners are active and adventurous, so winter travel and accessible outdoor activities may be just the cold weather ticket you're looking for. 

When a Friend is in Need: What Should You Say? What Should You Do?

Friendly Wheels, Issue 11
December 2008

By: Shelley Peterman Schwarz

alt"How are you feeling? I was afraid to call you because I didn't know what to say," explained my neighbor. "I wanted to help you, but I didn't know what you needed and I didn't want to intrude." It wasn't the first time I've heard words to that effect.

Ever since my MS diagnosis 19 years ago, friends, relatives, coworkers, and neighbors have expressed similar feelings to me. Whenever we would talk about my illness, I'd find myself consoling them, telling them that it was okay and that I understood why they hadn't reached out to me. In fact I'd tell them, I'd probably feel the same way if I were in their position.

News Flash

Vacationing with Amigos and DIY Battery Replacement

Vacationing with Amigos and DIY Battery Replacement

Friendly Wheels, Issue 117

February 2018

Take a trip with a TravelMate! Sister-in-laws, Gale and Linda, did just that. They each rented an Amigo TravelMate for their trip to Sea World Orlando.

Inspiring Students and Amigo Celebrates 50 Years

Inspiring Students and Amigo Celebrates 50 Years

Friendly Wheels, Issue 116

January 2018

Janice "Jani" Lynch, teacher and Amigo owner, shares how her Amigo has helped her continue her career. And... 2018 marks Amigo Mobility's 50th Anniversary!

Art with Impact and Holiday Travel Tips

Art with Impact and Holiday Travel Tips

Friendly Wheels, Issue 115

December 2017

Troy Parker, digital artist and longtime Amigo owner, shares his inspiration for his artwork, and holiday travel tips are shared.

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