• Sensory Rooms
    Sensory Rooms are Popping up Everywhere!
    Sensory environments can help kids with disabilities to process the world around them.
  • Adaptive climbing wall
    Abilities Expo Chicago Metro Coming Soon, June 21-23
    All inclusive adaptive climbing wall, new tech and more for the disability community!
  • Andrea Dalzell
    Apple Watch Star Andrea Dalzell Shares Advice for Professional Success
    TV star turned Ms. Wheelchair New York speaks from experience about chasing your dreams.

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!

Sensory Rooms are Popping up Everywhere!

May 1, 2019

Sensory environments can sooth and relax as well as energize and stimulate learning, ultimately helping kids with sensory processing disorders, cognitive and learning disabilities to process the world around them.

One Unique Idea Is Poised to Upend an Industry

April 17, 2019

In one fell swoop, this ingenious device tackles the dual problems of chronic UTIs and insurance companies who do not provide an adequate amount of needed supplies.

The One-Handed Lady Golfer Empowers Community

April 23, 2019

When there was no one to teach Giana Rojas how to swing a golf club with one arm, she took matters into her very capable hand. Now, she's blazing trails for people of all levels of ability to hit the links.

Under 65 and on SSDI? What You Don't Know May Be Costing You

April 10, 2019

We get it. Navigating disability benefits has all the allure of eating sand. But what if there are programs and benefits you don't know you qualify for? There are people who can help.

Apple Watch Star Andrea Dalzell Shares Advice for Professional Success

April 4, 2019

TV star turned Ms. Wheelchair New York turned NYC's first wheeling nurse speaks from experience about chasing your dreams.

TheStrokeChannel.TV Offers Needed Support for Survivors

March 28, 2019

Do you know the signs of a stroke? Are you a stroke survivor in need of a little help in getting your life back? Keep reading. TheStrokeChannel.TV can help.

The Xbox Adaptive Controller Makes Gaming Accessible

March 21, 2019

Armed with input from all corners of the disability community, Microsoft developed the Xbox Adaptive Controller to improve accessibility and allow gamers with limited mobility to game their way.

Universal Design in the Office Makes Business Sense

March 12, 2019

Is your office space enabling your current and future employees of all abilities to be successful, thereby making your business more competitive? Review these helpful tips to make your company more accessible.

New Accessibility Symbol Promotes Inclusion

March 16, 2019

The Forward Movement's nationwide series of symbol-painting events revolve around spreading the dual message of ability and inclusion. Their philosophy of open source activism encourages communities across Canada to take up the brush on their own!

Top 10 Ways Dogs Are Perfect for People with Autism

March 6, 2019

Dogs offer companionship and unconditional love which can drastically impact the way people on the spectrum engage with the world.

Easter Seals' No Barriers Attitude Forges a More Accessible Canada

March 1, 2019

Determined to create a more inclusive society, Easter Seals programs run summer camps, provide financial support, help wheelchair users rappel down skyscrapers and more.

Pack Your Bags! Next Stop: Accessible Spring Break

February 26, 2019

Racking your brain for an accessible destination worthy of your vacation time? Have we got some options for you!

Let's Read Teaches Kids to Champion Disability Inclusion

February 22, 2019

Author Brenda Koch tells an empowering tale about Bobby, a little boy with disabilities who teaches his friends that they are not so different. When we introduce young children to the importance of disability inclusion, we lay the foundation for a more accepting world.

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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