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Top wheelchair-accessible attractions in MA

Thanks to our friends at AMS Vans Inc., we’re pleased to present this link to the top 10 wheelchair-accessible attractions in Massachusetts. These attractions are pretty appealing for everybody, whether they have wheelchairs or not! Click here for the list.


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The Federation for Children with Special Needs provides information, support, and assistance to parents of children with disabilities, their professional partners, and their communities. They are committed to listening to and learning from families, and encouraging full participation in community life by all people, especially those with disabilities. Learn more about what they have to offer by visiting their website.

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Founded in 2008, Disability Scoop is the nation’s premier source for developmental disability news. With daily coverage of autism, intellectual disability, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and more, the Disability Scoop offers a timely and comprehensive take on the issues that matter to the developmental disability community. Check it out!

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The mission of Diamond is the Sky  is to provide affordable resources and social opportunities to people of all ages with special needs as well as their families, educators, and greater communities in the state of Massachusetts. We believe that EVERYONE deserves to shine!  Learn More.

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The mission of Friends for Tomorrow is to enhance the lives of children and young adults facing extraordinary mental and physical challenges through the therapeutic benefits of horseback riding. Learn More.

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The Department of Conservation and Recreation’s Universal Access Program is dedicated to providing outdoor recreation opportunities in Massachusetts State Parks for visitors of all abilities. Click here for more information on kayaking, canoeing, rowing, sailing, adaptive cycling, accessible hiking, and horseback riding activities.

 


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REquipment  is a great way to obtain free, gently-used, durable medical equipment (DME) for use by individuals and families in Greater Boston and Central Massachusetts.

Visit our website to learn more and get started.


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Coupon Chief has recently created a new guide titled “Retail Savings Guide for People with Disabilities.”
According to Census.gov, people with a disability are more than twice as likely to experience persistent poverty, and make up almost 1/5 of our population. Our guide offers a ton of information on the different discount programs available to these individuals.