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Disability Resources - Travel & Leisure

Links in this category: 56. Newest link in this category: 2010-04-26

LinkDetails
Revised/Checked
Rolling Rains Report:
A running dialogue on travel, disability and universal design.
http://www.rollingrains.com/
International interest,
Link checked 2016-05
Emerging Horizons: Accessible travel information for wheelchair users and slow walkers
Accessible Travel News. We're a consumer-oriented publication filled with information and minus the advertising. Featuring information for travelers who use wheelchairs or are slow walkers.
http://candy-charles.com/
International interest,
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Green Theme International. Vacation exchange and home swaps worldwide
We have linked directly to listings that claim to be accessible.
http://www.gti-home-exchange.com/ihea/se..
International interest,
United Kingdom,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Armchair World
Disability-accessible tours.
http://www.armchair.com/tour/hc/handcap...
International interest,
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Disabilitytravel.
"Our web site is a show case of our programs and services for slow walkers, wheelchair travelers, their families and their friends."
http://www.disabilitytravel.com/
International interest,
United States,
Link checked 2016-05
Disabled Drivers' Motor Club (U.K.)
includes all aspects of driving with a disability in the U.K.
http://www.mobilise.info/
International interest,
United Kingdom,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Emerging Horizons
A consumer-oriented quarterly publication that highlights accessible B&B's, covers travel health issues, and contains resources, accessibility information and suggestions from other travelers.
http://emerginghorizons.com/
International interest,
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Gimp on the Go
The Internet's premier disabilities travel publication.
http://www.gimponthego.com/
International interest,
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Great Outdoor Recreation Pages (GORP)
Outdoor resources for people with disabilities.
http://www.gorp.com/gorp/eclectic/disabl..
International interest,
United States,
Link checked 2016-05
Handi Cap Evasion
(France) - A French non-profit association, founded in 1988 in the Hautes-Alpes (France) to help physically handicapped and able-bodied people to hike together in the mountains in France and abroad. This is possible thanks to a special wheelchair called the <a href="../docs1/joelette.html" target="top">"Joëlette"</a>. The Website is in English and French.
http://www.hce.asso.fr/
International interest,
France,
French language,
Link checked 2016-05
Holiday Care (U.K.)
Founded in 1981, we are the UK's central source of travel and holiday information and support for disabled and older people, their families, friends and carers.
http://www.holidaycare.org.uk/
International interest,
United Kingdom,
Link checked 2016-05
La Esperanza Oasis (Spain)
Located in the picturesque town of Calpe on the Mediterranean coast between Valencia and Alicante. They cater to the international wheelchair traveler.
http://www.laesperanza.com/
International interest,
Spain,
Link checked 2016-05
Mietauto AG - car rental service
Mietauto AG is today the most comprehensive car rental service in Switzerland. They are also the only rent a car company which offers cars for travelers with disabilities.
http://www.mietauto.ch/
International interest,
Switzerland,
Link checked 2016-05
Motability (U.K.)
Motability is a registered charity, which helps people with disabilities and their families in the UK to become more mobile. It was set up on the initiative of the Government in 1977, to provide vehicles and powered wheelchairs to people with disabilities.
http://www.motability.co.uk/
International interest,
United Kingdom,
Link checked 2016-05
National Sports Center for the Disabled
The National Sports Center for the Disabled (NSCD), located in Winter Park, Colorado continues to be the largest and most successful outdoor recreation program in the world for individuals with disabilities.
http://www.nscd.org/
International interest,
United States,
Link checked 2016-05
PALAESTRA
A quarterly publication, PALAESTRA is designed to be a single responsible source of valuable information targeting all individuals interested in sport, physical education and recreation involving individuals with disabilities.
http://www.palaestra.com/
International interest,
United States,
Link checked 2016-05
Rock N Roll Cycles
Cycles for ALL special needs. Single & Tandem (Three Wheel) Rock N' Roll will customize a cycle for the needs of each individual.
http://www.rocknrollcycles.com/
International interest,
United States,
Link checked 2016-05
Sportrio - European Cup Series for Disabled Students
An European Community financed program for disabled youth in Europe. The focus of the program is exchanges among young students in order to give them the chance to enlarge their horizon, enhance their know-how, and meet and cope with new situations.
http://www.sportrio.org/
International interest,
Link checked 2016-05
Wheel Chair Tours Australia
Wheel Chair Tours Australia has operated as the Premier Tour Company for tourists with disabilities to Perth, Australia, since 1995.
http://www.wheeltours.com.au/
International interest,
Australia,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Access Northern California
To inform and educate people with disabilities and the tourism industry about accessibility. We provide thouroughly researched access information on Northern California including San Francisco, Yosemite, Lake Tahoe, Wine Country.
http://www.accessnca.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Access Wheels, Inc
Providing a nationwide network of rental wheelchair accessible vans.
http://www.wheelerz.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Access-Able Travel Source
Our mission is to tourism for travelers with disabilities by: provide worldwide access information. educating the hospitaliy industry of the size and buying power of this growing consumer group.
http://www.access-able.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Accessible Epic Enabled Safaris - disabled adventure travel, wheelchair holidays & family tours
Disabled holidays wheelchair accessible travel & tours. Family adventure camping safaris in the Kruger Park, South Africa for physically hanidcapped wheelchair travellers, Enabled, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Mpumalanga
http://www.epic-enabled.com
South Africa,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Accessible Italy: Disability travel
Accessible Italy by Regency arranges tourism services for individuals with disabilities.
http://www.accessibleitaly.com/
Italy,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Accessible Journeys - Wheelchair Travel - Accessible Cruises
Accessible Journeys offers and designs wheelchair travel, accessible cruises, and wheelchair tours, for slow walkers, wheelchair travelers, their families and their friends.
http://www.accessiblejourneys.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Accessible Kiwi Tours, New Zealand

http://www.toursnz.com/
New Zealand,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
AccessiblEurope Tourism for All
We are a pool of European travel agents expert in accessible tourism services for people with special needs: people with disability, slow walkers, aged people, family parties and all the tourists needing special care!
http://www.accessibleurope.com/
Italy,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Achievable Concepts (AU)
An Australian business which supplies Adapted Recreation and Sporting Equipment for People with Disabilities and The Aged.
http://www.achievableconcepts.com.au/
Australia,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Allgohere.com
Directory of mainstream disability-friendly primarily UK hotels and a guide to the disability policies of major world airlines.
http://www.allgohere.com/
United Kingdom,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Breathing Easy: A Guide for Travelers with Pulmonary Disabilities
Articles, tips, and advice about traveling with oxygen, including all the regulations for the safe transport of oxygen.
http://www.breathineasy.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Byron Bay Rainforest Resort the Wheel Resort P/L
to provide excellent accommodation in a natural enviroment welcoming everyone
http://www.rainforestresort.com.au/
Australia,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Cyprus - C & A Tourist Apartments
The owners son is wheelchair bound himself so access to/within the resort are completely wheelchair friendly. All our studios and apartments have roll in showers, wall handles, drop down rails on both sides of toilet, shower seats, swimming pool hoist, raised sunbeds,accessible minibus on site. Equipment rental such as electric wheelchairs, power scooters, hoists, commodes, air matresses ect,,,,,,,,,Boat trips (with hoist) and parasailing can also be done Visit my other web sites at www.paraquip.com.cy and www.ca-taxi.com
http://www.evas-apartments.com/
Cyprus,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Diverge Accessible Tours
DIVERGE is an animation tourism company set up to offer innovative and quality tourism in Portugal, accessible to people with reduced mobility, or in wheelchairs.
http://www.accessibleportugal.com
Portugal,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Eria Resort - Accessible travel in Crete - Maleme, Chania, Crete - Greece
A hotel in Maleme, Chania Crete - Greece, that is accessible to people with disabilities.
http://www.eria-resort.gr/
Greece,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
HFriends.com
Dating site for the disabled community. Free 5-day trial membership.
http://www.hfriends.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
I Need A Holiday Too
Accessible and Supported Holidays in Brittany, France run by Carl and Jacqui Alban. I Need A Holiday Too Ltd
http://www.ineedaholidaytoo.com
France,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Israel for All
Customized travel in Israel for groups or individuals.
http://israel4all.com/
Israel,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Jason Liverton's Leisure And Disability Consultancy Service
Read papers on disability and leisure by this PhD. student.
http://webspace.webring.com/people/fl/li..
Australia,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Lucky Mindy Adventures
We run escorted, assisted group tours for adults with multiple disabilities: developmental and physical. We provide trained staff to assist you (between 1:2 and 1:4 ratio, as needed), or you can bring your own attendant for expenses.
http://www.luckymindy.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Medical Travel, Inc
Medical Travel, Inc. is a Full Service Medical Travel Agency that caters to people with medical needs. The office arranges Dialysis Cruises, Oxygen Cruises, Accessible Vacations, Worldwide Scooter Vacations, etc.
http://www.medicaltravel.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Mobility Motorhomes Limited
Mobility Motorhomes provides independent New Zealand travel for disabled persons by rental of a wheelchair accessible motorhome. The motorhome is fitted with handcontrols for a disabled driver and an entrance wheelchair lift.
http://www.mobilitymotorhomes.co.nz
New Zealand,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Mobility-Advisor.com: Live, Work & Play Independently ... Wheelchair Mobility
Mobility-Advisor.com serves as an information and resource guide to increase awareness and help enhance the lives of individuals of all ages who need wheelchair mobility assistance...
http://www.mobility-advisor.com
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
New England Handicapped Sports Association
Adaptive skiing and sports. Skiing in the winter and other sports and social activities year round. Locate at Mt. Sunapee, NH.
http://www.nehsa.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Ozmates Travel Pty Ltd
Ozmates is a licenced travel agent and Goverment Bus & Coach Accredited Operator that specialize in holiday tours throughout Australia for adults with a mild to moderate intellectual disability. We have qualified support staff that travel on our holiday tours. Ozmates staff can meet overseas passengers and arrange accommodation night before and after tours, this does cost extra. Please refer to our home page for tour details.www.ozmates.com.au All travel is in luxury 5 star coaches, (our coaches are not wheel chair accessible.All tours start from Melbourne in Victoria Australia. Our luxury coaches are also available for charter. All holiday tours are based on 1 staff to 5 or 6 passengers to a maximum of 36 passengers. Staff wishing to bring groups to Australia will travel free with every 5 passenges. For more information please contact us: phone, fax or email.
http://www.ozmates.com.au
Australia,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Polibea

http://www.polibea.com
Spain,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Private Initiative of Crete
CREATING of possibilities for handicapped people for travelling on CRETE
http://www.beepworld.de/members/haraldgl..
Greece,
Greek language,
Link checked 2016-05
SATH (Society for the Advancement of Travel for the Handicapped)
The Society for Accessible Travel & Hospitality (SATH), founded in 1976, is an educational nonprofit membership organization whose mission is to raise awareness of the needs of all travelers with disabilities, remove physical and attitudinal barriers to free access and expand travel opportunities in the United States and abroad. Members include travel professionals, consumers with disabilities and other individuals and corporations who support our mission.
http://www.sath.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
SIRENS Resort, Greece, wheelchair accessible apartments
Accessible hotel, apartments with wheelchair access for disabled people, physically impaired
http://www.disableds-resort.gr/
Greece,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
The Accessible Travel Bookshop
Books on accessible travel.
http://www.accessible-travel.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
The Adaptive Sports Center
Located in the Rocky Mountains, the Adaptive Sports Center of Crested Butte provides summer and winter outdoor adventure and recreation for people with disabilities.
http://www.adaptivesports.org/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
TRAVELO2 - Global Oxygen Services
We arrange for medical oxygen in over 120,000 cities in 157 foreign countries 24/7/365 so that you can take a cruise, fly to an exotic destination or go by car, bus or train to visit any destination with confidence and in complete safety to enjoy a better quality of life. We can support your oxygen needs with Liquid Oxygen, Gas Cylinders, Oxygen Concentrators, Re-Fills, BiPap & C-Pap Machines, Ventilators, Tents, Humidifers, Nebulizers, Portable & Shoulder Bags Systems, Conserving Devices, Airport Layovers/Connecting Flight Oxygen and Oxygen Prescription Verification Services for Worldwide Oxygen Support. We also arrange Electric & Manual Wheelchairs, Electric Scooters, Accessible Vans & Buses, Patient Lifts/Hoists, Hospital Beds and all other types of Durable Medical Equipment to where ever you are around the globe.
http://www.travelo2.com/
United States,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
Wheel The World
Welcome to Wheel the World - a multi-lingual resource guide for travellers with disabilities!
http://www.wheeltheworld.net
Norway,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
World on Wheelz
Dedicated to wheelchair accessible travel, World on Wheelz provides travel reviews, pictures, tips, and resources for travelers who require a higher standard of "accessibility."
http://www.worldonwheelz.com/
Canada,
English language,
Link checked 2016-05
www.ecuadorforall.com
Accessible, Wheelchair, Disabled Tours Ecuador
http://www.ecuadorforall.com/
Ecuador,
English language,
Link checked 2016-04


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