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Hello, Disability Community. Welcome home!

If you liked Abilities Expo, you'll love the new Abilities.com! It's got something for everyone and, when you consider the vast and varied makeup of the Community, THAT is saying something. Your 24/7 link to information and inspiration awaits!

Make the Abilities.com Connection

In much the same way as our live event reaches out to people with the full spectrum of disabilities, Abilities.com enlightens and entertains with articles, videos, contests and information on disability products, adaptive sports, assistive technology, community heroes, inclusive recreation and more!

Rolling for Rights: The 4th Annual Roll on Capitol Hill

July 30, 2015

We think the wheels of progress move a little faster when the advocates are on wheels too, as evidenced by this summer's Roll on Capitol Hill.

Emotional Song Calls for People to See with their Hearts

July 27, 2015

The beautiful ballad "Look Into My Eyes" was not truly complete until performed by the sonorous voice of Eric Brandt, who has cerebral palsy and is blind.

Study Poised to Help People who Use AAC

July 28, 2015

If you are an active participant in adaptive sports and have complex communication needs, your insights are in high demand! Read on…

Consumer with Disabilities, Fight Back!

July 24, 2015

An entire industry is after your consumer dollars. Make sure everybody remembers that!

Disability as Inspiration: Can Greater Exposure Overcome this Phenomenon?

July 17, 2015

The rampant overuse of the word "inspirational" with regards to the accomplishments of people with disabilities is not welcome among many advocates. What can be done?

Brave New World for Leg Bag Wearers

July 17, 2015

When urinary leg bags are a fact of life for millions of Americans, odds are you or someone you love will benefit from these tips on how to make life with a leg bag easier.

With the ADA Firmly Entrenched, It's Time to Step Up

July 10, 2015

Sure, the system isn't perfect, but society has answered the challenge to be more accessible. What's the next move for the disability community to tear down the remaining walls?

Remembering the Relay: Flashback to the 10th Anniversary of the ADA

July 9, 2015

ADA25 may be this month, but don't forget to take a look at where the Community has been. The award-winning On A Roll documentary harkens back to an earlier ADA celebration.

First Annual Disability Pride Parade to Captivate the Big Apple

July 3, 2015

The Disability Pride Parade is coming to NYC headlined by a host of prominent names in the musical and disability communities.

Meeting and Greeting Someone with Cerebral Palsy

July 2, 2015

Psst…the secret is that there's no secret. And if you don't feel your comfort level is where it should be, this cool infographic will help!

Refocus the Major League Baseball Fan Cam in Honor of ADA

June 17, 2015

We've all seen the Fan Cam during ballgames, but have we all noticed what's missing? Have you ever seen the camera zoom in on fans with disabilities?

Rollin' in the Windy City

June 12, 2015

If you find yourself roaming around Chi-town, steer your chair towards these accessible destinations.

Medicaid Cuts to CRT Threaten Access for Disability Community

June 12, 2015

Drastic Medicaid cuts spell disaster for people with involved disabilities who need hi-tech, specialized wheelchairs.

New Film Highlights Incredible, Hard-Earned Recovery Post SCI

June 11, 2015

Doctors said he would never feed himself again. Now he's completely independent and walking with a cane. Good thing Aaron Baker didn't listen.

Group Travel…Is It for You?

June 3, 2015

Watch your vacation's 'fun factor' skyrocket when you travel in the company of others with disabilities.

Have a Hot Time in Houston

June 1, 2015

Planning to attend Abilities Expo Houston later this summer? Check out these great tips on what else to do while you are in town.

Wheels with Wings: Healing Takes Flight

May 29, 2015

Natalie’s aspirations to facilitate the specialized medical care of others was crucial to her own post-injury healing.

Disability Emoji Are Here!

May 28, 2015

We are all 'emoji' about these new icons and you should be too! It’s a great way to show your support for disability civil rights.

Join the Disability Toy Revolution

May 20, 2015

The shelves may be brimming with toys, but precious few reflect disability in a positive light. Time for a change.

'Aim High in Steering' - Unexpected Life Lessons from Driver's Ed

May 19, 2015

Are your actions behind the wheel indicative of your outlook on life? Where's your focus?

Abilities Expo: Inspirational, Unforgettable and Coming Your Way

Abilities Expo is about bringing necessary products and services together under one roof for the Community, their families, caregivers, seniors, and healthcare professionals. It's about introducing opportunities that can enrich your life ...especially ones that you never knew were out there.

Game-changing tech will help you redefine possible

It wasn't all that long ago that bionic exoskeletons and eye-gaze technologies were the stuff of science fiction. Now it’s reality and just some of the leading-edge products at Abilities Expo!

Dance like nobody's watching

Every Abilities Expo is your chance to learn hot new dance moves that promote fitness. It could be hip hop, ballroom, Latin, Zumba, ballet or line dancing, but it’s always inclusive and it’s always fun!

Animals have a way of finding the people that need them

Greater independence and wellness is just a friendly wet nose away for many people with disabilities. Find out how assistance animals support their human partners.

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