• Los Angeles Abilities Expo
    LOS ANGELES
    February 5 - 7, 2016
    Los Angeles Convention Center, West Hall A
    Fri. 11am-5pm | Sat. 11am-5pm | Sun 11am-4pm

Abilities Expo showcases essentials for seniors

Abilities Expo is for Senior, too

Most seniors will tell you that they do not have a disability. They just need a little help every now and then. We get it and we can be that help.

Abilities Expo has customized its vast offerings into a targeted list of exhibits, workshops and activities geared toward anyone eligible for AARP. Use the following information to plan your ideal Abilities Expo senior experience.

Highlights Products & Services Workshops Events & Activities

Highlights

The ADA Legacy Tour ADA Legacy Tour

In preparation for ADA25, the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, The ADA Legacy Tour will make a stop at Abilities Expo Los Angeles! Learn more about current issues in disability policy and check out historical artifacts from the disability rights movement.

Assistance Animals Assistance dogs featured at the LA Abilities Expo.

Watch how clever canines open up the possibilities for their human partners. You'll even get the chance to learn some basic commands!

Adaptive Dance Auti Angel

Watch an incredibly moving dance performance—and YouTube hit—I Won't Give Up. And don't miss the hip hop and social dancing, too!

Great Workshops Workshops at the LA Show.

Don't miss these dynamic, informative sessions on March 6-7 featuring topics that matter to the community.

Products and Services

Check out thousands of products and services to improve your life. You may click on "Advanced Search" to target exhibitors by product category. Once you select an exhibitor, you can see what they have to officer, "Map it" to find out where they are on the show floor and/or click the green + sign to add it to your person event plan.

Workshops

The following workshops are geared for seniors. Click the session title for a full description.

Friday, March 6, 2015
11:45am - 12:45pm
How to Select the Right Accessible Vehicle for You

11:45am - 12:45pm
ADA: A Civil Rights Legacy

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Traveling Curb Free: How to Explore the World in a Wheelchair

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Wellness and Nutrition

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Exercise for Every Body: Maximize Your Potential

3:45pm - 4:45pm
Regain that Feeling: Secrets to Sexual Self-Discovery (regainthatfeeling.com)

3:45pm - 4:45pm
Adaptive Gardening

Saturday, March 7, 2015
11:45am - 12:45pm
Emergency Preparedness: Partners in Planning

11:45am - 12:45pm
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy 101

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Access the World: Tips for Traveling with a Disability

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Medical Marijuana: Benefits and Legalization

 

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Care for the Caregiver: Why It Is Important and How to Make it Happen

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Accessibility Features of Smartphones and Tablets

3:45pm - 4:45pm
The Business of Show Business

3:45pm - 4:45pm
Yoga for Every Ability

Events & Activities

The following workshops are geared for seniors. Click the session title for a full description.

All Day, Every Day
The ADA Legacy Tour

Adaptive Gardening with the Agrarian Librarian

Adaptive Rowing and RowOfLife Ocean Rowing Boat

Artist Market

Assistive Technology Showcase

Hand Cycling

Friday, March 6, 2015
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Service Dogs Demonstration

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Book Signing with Dr. Mitchell Tepper, Author, Regain That Feeling: Secrets to Sexual Self-Discovery

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Walk and Roll Dance Team Presents!

2:30pm - 3:30pm
Turning Adversity and Obstacles into Opportunity

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Therapeutic Horse Demonstration

Saturday, March 7, 2015
11:15am - 11:45am
Wheelchair Tennis

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Meet Dr. Mitchell Tepper, Author, Regain That Feeling: Secrets to Sexual Self-Discovery

1:15pm - 1:45pm
Service Dogs Demonstration

2:00pm - 2:30pm
Wheelchair Dancing Demo and Workshop

3:45pm - 4:30pm
Wheelchair Tennis

Sunday, March 8, 2015
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Wheelchair Social Dancing

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Book Signing with Dr. Mitchell Tepper, Author, Regain That Feeling: Secrets to Sexual Self-Discovery

1:15pm - 1:45pm
Service Dogs Demonstration

2:00pm - 2:30pm
"I Wont Give Up" A Dance Performance Workshop

3:00pm - 3:30pm
Therapeutic Horse Demonstration

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