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WheelLife: Accessible US Travel Guidebook for Wheelchair Users

  • Published: 2015-06-29 : Wheel:Life (1 6782321330).
  • Synopsis: Wheel:Life publishes Discovering: An Accessible US Travel Guide for Wheelchair Users with state-by-state travel destinations and family fun spots.

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Quote: "Wheel:Life has prepared this travel guide to assist people who use wheelchairs with new and exciting ways to explore their world."

Wheel:Life, an online community for wheelchair users worldwide, has published Discovering: An Accessible US Travel Guide for Wheelchair Users as a new e-book on Amazon.com. Wheel:Life publications center on sharing resources and support for people who use wheelchairs.

These accessible travel suggestions were crowd-sourced by the Get Out & Enjoy Life [GOEL] program, a joint educational initiative between Wheel:Life and SPORTS 'N SPOKES magazine, published by the Paralyzed Veterans of America. This book culminates the month-long GOEL accessible travel education program and photo contest that launched June 1st.

100+ pages long, Discovering shares accessible travel destinations and family fun spots nationwide. The book applies to anyone who has a mobility challenge, whether you are new to using a wheelchair or a seasoned pro.

"Wheel:Life has prepared this travel guide to assist people who use wheelchairs with new and exciting ways to explore their world," author Lisa Wells says. "We are thrilled to provide practical advice by offering handy travel tips, family-friendly destinations and travel pictures shared by wheelchair users."

Wheel:Life's new accessible US travel guide for wheelchair users is free for download on their website.
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Wheel:Life is able to publish resources like this book due to the generous financial support of sponsors like ABC Medical, a leading national provider of urology and continence care supplies.

"ABC Medical is proud to support Wheel:Life as it promotes a full and active life as a wheelchair user," states Keith Jones, CEO of ABC Medical. Jones continues, "We firmly believe that an active lifestyle leads to a healthier, more fulfilling life. The partnership with Wheel:Life was a natural fit." ABC Medical is one of the largest supporters of adaptive sports in the United States, contributing hundreds of thousands of dollars annually to adaptive programs nationwide.

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Learn More About Wheel:Life

About Wheel:Life Wheel:Life is a global initiative that assists people in addressing the many questions and challenges that come with using a wheelchair. In 2014, more than 70,000 wheelchair users from 108 countries took part in Wheel:Life resources.

Wheel:Life publications are funded by our corporate sponsors, including ABC Medical, Abilities Expo, Bard Medical, Cure Medical, Hollister Incorporated, Invacare, LoveYourNurse.com, Melio, National Ramp, SPORTS 'N SPOKES, and Top End Wheelchairs. Learn more at www.wheel-life.org

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