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Sherry's Game Changer

Hi, I’m Sherry, I have Spastic Cerebral Palsy and I use an electric power wheelchair in my daily life. I’ve had an electric wheelchair since the age of four and my newest power chair is the Quantum Edge 3 in Raspberry Beret.

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My Story

My name is Marie, I'm from Montreal, QC and I'm 41 years old. I was diagnosed with Multiple sclerosis in February 2016 (RRMS).

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My Disability Activism -
Part 2

As I’ve written about previously, I feel that one of the most important things I can do as someone living with a disability is to share my experience with others.


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Chores

Sunday Funday? Or is it more like chore day, bore day? Around our house, Sunday is generally the day to get stuff done! It is the day that we take to get ourselves ready for the upcoming week, and try and reset from the weekend.

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International Wheelchair Day

March 1st is International Wheelchair Day, an annual day for wheelchair users to celebrate the positive impact a wheelchair has on their lives. First launched in 2008, it is a day for celebration across the world.

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Snowed In

In some of my previous blogs, I have mentioned that inclement weather can be especially tough for a person with a physical disability. Living in Southern Ontario, we are somewhat prone to 1 or 2 large snow storms every winter...


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My Disability Activism -
Part 1

It took me a long time to become comfortable enough talking about my disability. I am 33 years old now...

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A Little Bit of Self-Advocacy Goes a Long Way

My house is across the street from a convenience store, which is fantastic! Whenever I need something in a pinch...

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The Search For An Accessible Van

Well, after almost a year of searching, my fiancee and I have found the perfect minivan to accommodate my Quantum Edge 3 Stretto power wheelchair! It has been a long and sometimes...


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My Accessible Pandemic

The lifting of restrictions around the world is no doubt a huge sigh of relief for everyone! For some however, life in lockdown presented a new plane of accessibility. Disability activist Ruby Jones recently started the...

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Firing Up The Grill

If you’ve been following along on the @canquantumrehab (or even my personal @jaredway account), you’ve probably noticed by now that one of my favourite things to do is cook - especially BBQing!

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Why Life is Easier Now

Happy New Years! As I sit back and reflect on the craziness that was 2020, one of the things I am most thankful for is my Stretto, which I received this past...




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Maintaining my Stretto

I think of my Quantum Edge 3 Stretto with iLevel as an extension of myself. It is a crucial part of my independence and day-to-day life, and because of that, it is extremely important to always make sure that it is in perfect working order and maintained as well as possible.

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Looking Forward to My First Winter in My Stretto

“Looking forward to winter” isn’t exactly a phrase you would normally hear me say often. As a disabled person, the season upon us presents quite a few challenges both mentally and physically (at least to myself).

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Why I Love My New Quantum Back-Up Camera

Last week I was fortunate to have the brand new Quantum Rehab back-up camera installed on my Edge 3 Stretto power wheelchair.




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The Freedom to Play With My Nephew

One of the biggest joys of my life has been watching my brother’s son grow up. He will turn 4 years old on Christmas day this year, and I can honestly say that seeing him develop into the smart...

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Planning An Accessible Wedding

I got engaged in May of 2019 on a trip to Boston, Massachusetts. My girlfriend (and now fiancee) had taken a trip there to go see one of our favourite musical artists, Frank Turner, play a few concerts.