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Finding A Group Tour For Relatives With Special Needs

Group travel options for people of all ages with special needs are becoming more popular and more varied, and trained travel agents make the planning easy. Are you a traveler with a special need looking to add a shore excursion or tour to your cruise vacation? Perhaps you or a relative are simply a slow walker. Whether anyone in the family uses a wheelchair, needs oxygen, has a hearing...

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Joy on the Beach For The Mobility Impaired

Individuals with special needs can have “Joy on the Beach” with a new wheelchair. During the summer, the essential way to beat the heat— and have fun doing it— is to get in the water. From the beach  to lakes to swimming pools, water is often a crucial part of a summer getaway. However, those who are mobility-impaired can find it difficult to navigate the water...

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Wheelchair Friendly Beach Getaways In Florida

When you're traveling with someone who relies on a wheelchair, it's important that the fun stuff as well as necessities are easily accessible without a lot of fuss.When you're traveling with someone who relies on a wheelchair, it's important that the fun stuff as well as necessities are easily accessible without a lot of fuss. Most hotels and resorts offer handicap accessible...

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How To Plan Vacations With Senior Family Members

If you're planning a vacation with an elderly or mobility impaired family member, these helpful tips will reduce the stress of your trip.If you're planning a vacation with an elderly or mobility impaired family member, these helpful tips will reduce the stress of your trip. Family vacations are just that — meant to be taken with family, no matter what limitations some members...

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Accommodating Travel For The Mobility Impaired

Don’t be left behind (or leave anyone else behind) because of physical limitations or special needs. Here are tips to ensure that everyone can be part of the fun. It’s always more fun and more memorable when every member of the family participates in an out-of-town wedding, family celebration, reunion or multi-generational cruise. There are an estimated 53 million persons...

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Overcoming Crowds And Challenges At Walt Disney World, Florida

Wondering where to eat or how to minimize the wait? Dreaming of a theme park visit but dreading not being able to find a shady place to relax? Towing lots of little ones with no idea of where the best viewing place is? Here are some tips and pointers to maximize the fun, courtesy of the experts at Walt Disney World Press Relations. Handy Tips to Make Your Family Visit Better Walt...

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San Antonio Playground Adapts To Special Needs

Morgan's Wonderland, a new 25-acre, fully accessible park in northeast San Antonio, Texas, opened to the public in april 2010, and to rave reviews.Morgan's was built by philanthropist Gordon Hartman, father of a special needs daughter, who is dedicated to helping people with special needs enjoy themselves. Morgan's Wonderland, a new...

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Snowmass, Colorado In Winter: All Ages And All Abilities

Physical and cultural activities abound at the four Aspen mountains, some of Colorado's most family-friendly snowsports and adventure destinations. Physical and cultural activities abound at the four Aspen mountains, some of Colorado's most family-friendly snowsports and adventure destinations. One company in western Colorado owns and operates the mountain resorts at Aspen, Aspen...

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Kids Camps For Children With Special Needs

Family vacations can incorporate supervised overnight camp programs specially designed to be fun for kids with physical and/or mental challenges.With so many camps to choose from, it can be difficult to find the one that's right for your child's individual needs. Below is a list of special needs residence camps in Illinois, Colorado, Michigan, Texas and in Canada.  Each provides diverse...

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