• Photo Contest
    Popular Houston Festival to Fund Accessible Playground
    Houston community to rally in support of all-inclusive playground.
  • Photo Contest
    Share a Selfie in the Wheels UP! Photo Contest
    We can't wait to see how you are living your adventures!
  • Amputee Soccer at Abilities Expo
    Discover Amputee Soccer
    Learn about the fast-paced sport of amputee soccer.

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!

Popular Houston Festival to Fund Accessible Playground

October 1, 2018

At the upcoming Festival of Abilities, the Houston community will rally to support the creation of an all-inclusive playground.

How to Determine Career-Fit: A Guide for People with Disabilities

September 25, 2018

You're on the job hunt! Sure, it's daunting to match your abilities to your dream job but keep these tips in mind and you'll be on your way!

Making the World Accessible with the new TravelEZ

September 17, 2018

Positioning itself to be the future TripAdvisor for Accessibility, Travel EZ delivers a fun tour of Boston with highly detailed access information.

Essential Educational Tips for Parents Raising Special Needs Kids

September 14, 2018

Ensuring that your child with learning disabilities can flourish scholastically may be a tall order but, that armed with this helpful advice, it's one you can tackle!

Addiction Treatment for People with Disabilities

September 10, 2018

Studies show that millions of people with disabilities also coping with substance abuse disorder. Effective treatment must take into account the unique challenges the community faces.

Take Control of Your Health with Pressure Mapping and Scales for Wheelchair Users

September 5, 2018

To combat the serious health issues of pressure wounds and weight management, MassMATCH is making pressure mapping tech available to wheelchair users statewide.

Cure Advocates Pay It Forward, Helping Newly Injured Nationwide

September 12, 2018

Peer support is crucial to recovery. It's great to be surrounded by health professionals and loved ones, but it's important to connect with people who have "been there."

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy as a Treatment for Spinal Cord Injury

August 30, 2018

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy shows encouraging promise for a variety of conditions, including spinal cord injury.

It's Okay to Ask for Help

August 20, 2018

Really. It is. You can be fiercely independent and wildly self-sufficient, but it's still okay to get by with a little help from friends.

THC, CBD and the Cannabinoids

August 15, 2018

Though cannabis is becoming more readily available in some states, confusion about the components of this controversial plant persists. Let's break it down.

Boston Marathon Survivor Roseann Sdoia Finds Adventure in Sports

August 10, 2018

She watched her friend cross the finish line, then everything changed. But Roseann Sdoia's story was far from over. Learn how her love for outdoor recreation aided in her healing.

Share a Selfie in the Wheels UP! Photo Contest

August 24, 2018

Bust out your cameras (or camera apps) for SPORTS 'N SPOKES annual photo contest! We can't wait to see how you are living your adventures!

Ambassadors Impact Lives on the Show Floor and Beyond

August 5, 2018

While Ambassador Margarita Elizondo was busy trying to change lives through her work with Abilities Expo, one young woman unexpectedly changed hers.

Amputee Soccer? Amputee Soccer Absolutely!

July 31, 2018

This sport is extremely fast-paced, physical and is gaining popularity on the world stage. There's even a World Cup!

Eyeflite: The Vision Takes Off!

July 20, 2018

The possibilities for augmented technology to improve quality of life and independence for the disability community are "virtually" limitless.

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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