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Whether you are new to this dynamic and passionate Community or have been a card-carrying member since birth, Abilities is here to help you engage on multiple levels. We have taken what is special about the live Abilities Expos and amplified it online to more effectively reach the 1 in 5 Americans living with a disability as well as the devoted caregivers, industry and health professionals that support them.

Enjoy compelling articles in the following categories. Use-now tips, entertaining opinion pieces and in-depth stories are there to promote your increased independence and better quality of life.

Adaptive Sports

It’s not just a great way to promote health and wellness, it’s crazy fun. Check out skiing, rowing and more!

Assistive Tech

Bridge the gap between ability and disability with cutting-edge devices and inventive, low-tech gadgets.

Community Heroes

Meet ordinary people whose circumstances empowered them to push harder and achieve greater.

Parents & Caregivers

You would do anything for the loved one in your care. Find tips and resources to help you take control.

Inclusive Recreation

All work and no play? Not for this community of dancers, artist, travelers, outdoorsy types and more!

Disability Products

Science, technology and overall ingenuity have revolutionized the disability products industries. Read on!

Latest News and Stories

National Fall Prevention Awareness Week: How Tech Can Help Those with Disabilities

September 7, 2017

For seniors and the disabilities community, the risk of serious injury or worse from falling is very real, but sometimes preventable.

Introducing A Tax-Smart Way to Save for Disability Expenses

September 7, 2017

Attainable account can help you or a loved one to use federal tax-free savings to pay for qualified disability-related expenses.

NAPA Center Achieves Groundbreaking Success with Intensive Therapy

September 7, 2017

With a focus on global development, NAPA Center combines occupational, physical and speech therapies to work in concert within the intensive model.

Teen with Cerebral Palsy Walks through Intensive PT

September 6, 2017

Her parents marveled at the strides this child made after two weeks of intensive physical therapy.

Wheelchair Accessible Travel…You CAN do it!

September 7, 2017

Barriers to accessibility are crumbling all over, expanding travel options and your ability to see the world.

Love is Blind Wins for Disability Awareness at Cannes Film Festival

July 30, 2017

In this touching short film, a man uses all available senses to viscerally describe his feelings for the love of his life.

Dance with the Rollettes in Houston and Los Angeles

July 30, 2017

The Rollettes' dance card may look full, but there's still room for you!

Younique Abilities Raises Awareness

July 29, 2017

Founded by a young man with Tourette's syndrome, this burgeoning non-profit pushes it's positive message of ability through a unique clothing and merchandise.

Tie Your Shoes HANDS FREE with Zerotie

July 25, 2017

Groundbreaking new product solves the challenges of lacing footwear for people with disabilities.

New Must-Read Kid's Book Explores a Girl's Adventures on Daddy's Chair

July 7, 2017

A wheelchair has a starring role in new children's book about a tender father-daughter bond.

Hot Tips for Cool Accessible Vacation Rentals

July 6, 2017

Itching for a fun-filled summer getaway that can accommodate your particular needs?

Donna On The Go Up for an Emmy

June 22, 2017

Engaging new web series raises awareness for people who face daily challenges.

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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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