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Travel & Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible hotel

5 top tips on how to book a wheelchair accessible hotel!

When you’re travelling, there’s going to be a very high probability that you’ll need to book somewhere to stay – and if you’re a wheelchair user that’s travelling, you need to know that wherever you’re going is geared up to deal with your mobility needs. Countless times I’ve rocked up to a destination, booked a […]

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Access travel

Easy Access Travel: Flying With A Wheelchair

Before you travel in a plane, the best thing you can do is learn what the law says about the rights of people with disabilities who are traveling by air. You should also consider the rules and regulations of the specific airline you are using, as well general travel tips that may help make your […]

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Folding wheelchair

Using a folding wheelchair in your car

Like all other members of the public, a wheelchair user should not have opportunities restricted by access.  In fact, rather than living in a culture that labels people disabled we should in fact instead be labelling the environment disabling. When considering the environment and wheelchair access we normally use building design, ramping, and the Disability […]

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disabled cruises

Isn’t it about time you thought about Disabled Cruises?

Isn’t it about time you thought about disabled cruises? In this day and age there’s often no better way to travel if you have a disability than with a cruise ship. These fully kitted hotels on water are almost always state-of-the-art and fully equipped to deal with any individual’s mobility needs. From accessible cabins to […]

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Service dog

Service Dogs and Therapy Dogs: Do You Know The Difference?

People with spinal cord injuries often consider investing in a service dog to provide emotional support or help them perform tasks. Most people use the terms “therapy dog” and “service dog” interchangeably. The general public often doesn’t understand the difference between the two, but it is important to know what each type of animal can […]

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