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Visiting Disneyland with a Disability

Most of us like to visit Disneyland. But visiting Disneyland if you have a disability takes planning. Share your story and pick up tips from others that have visited Disneyland with a disabililty.

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33 Discounts for People who are Poor and Disabled There's a bunch more discounts listed on this site: - ways people with disabilities

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Pissed off Sibling

You are a retard! You can't speak, you grunt to talk, you drool, and can't walk or do anything else for your self. I never hated anyone and any sort

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Choose the best augmentative communication device

This is where you'll find information on choosing the best augmentative communication device that is effective but won't break your budget.

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Verizon Disability Discount

There is a program called Lifeline where you can get huge discounts on your phone bill. I signed up for my grandfather and he is now paying less than

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Overnight disability

My frustration at this point is the inability to get care and resources for my 28 year old daughter. On July 9 2016 my family's life changed forever.

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Never allowed to vent on social media

I was ridiculed on Facebook tonight 4 venting about my life. 2 of my children have been diagnosed with a neuromuscular disease and may not live to their

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overseas discounted tickets.

I have to accompany my daughter for overseas visit to see relatives.How can I get discounted tickets.

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*Southwest Airline extra seat free.

* Extra airline seat FREE. If you are overweight or a bigger person and need the seat next to you for more space to feel more comfortable, Southwest Airline

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Comcast in many state have internet for $9.95 for people with low-income. The only draw back is that it takes 6 to 8 weeks to be approved, and you can

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Science Museum of Minnesota & Omni Theatre

Generous discount on admission & theatre tickets

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Stuart Beach; Galveston, Texas

With your handicap placard, you can enter the beach without paying the usual parking fee. Of course, you can park in the handicap spots that put you a

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LAST DAY! Special Need Products Store Closings Alert - 18 December 2016

Today is the last day to shop at the US $ / International online store for Special Need Products.

Only a few hours left!

Be sure to check out the Inventory Clearance items!

The Canadian $ store is also closing today, and you can find even more items there...

Take advantage while you can!

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Special Need Products Store Closings Alert - 18 December 2016

I have a special announcement for you....

After many years, I will be closing the online stores at Special Need Products, but keeping the main site open.

I wanted to let you have the opportunity to stock up - re-order previous products, or order new products - before the online Special Need Products Stores close for good on December 18th, 2016.

You may also want to take advantage of a small inventory of items that are clearance priced, and you can find them here:

US $ International Store and the Canada Store

I even have some new products that I never had time to add to the store! Some will be added to the inventory clearance section as I have time over the remaining days, so check back often for new deals!

Please note that the main site will remain open at, and the main site will continue to provide product reviews and product referrals when I see that there are products that I think will provide you with value.

In fact, writing about Special Need Products, rather than selling them directly is going to be my new focus.

I love writing, researching and analyzing, so I plan on providing you with more quality information that you can use.

With the stores closed, I'll finally have the time to produce the Special Ideas Newsletters too!

In order to get updates, just sign up for the Special Ideas Newsletter, which I will be occasionally sending out (Look for the blue box in the right hand column when you click on that last link)

Don't worry, I only use your email address for newsletter purposes, and will never provide your personal information to anyone else.

What happens next?

All orders received by midnight December 18th, 2016 will be processed as usual. Inventory clearance products will be available until stock runs out, on a first come, first serve basis.All Sales Final.

Note that the phones will be shut down on Dec 19th, 2016. But, you can always reach me via the Contact Form on the main site.

After Dec 19th, the store will be closed to purchases, but still be visible for a while as we go through the internal processes required for store closing and record keeping. Wherever possible, I will try to provide information on how to purchase specific items after store closing, if available.

Thanks to all my clients for your past order(s).

I've enjoyed serving you, and hope to continue to help you through the main site and newsletters.


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Universal camping discounts for disabled USA

My Wife is disabled and I left my job to care for her. So needless to say we're broke. She has a hard time getting around but does enjoy camping in

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Virginia Zoo, Norfolk, VA

Free admission for individual with ADA recognized disability plus one companion free.

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America the beautiful pass

Its a card from the government. Anyone disabled and 3 other companions may get into any national park free. Plus alot of other places free like some zoos.

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Food - Free

If you are disabled and over 50 some states/ cities offer free food at places like senior food, food share, etc. Also, you can get vouchers with EBT/

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autism and violence

My son is 19 and has autism, complex needs and an anxiety disorder. He has been in an ATU for nearly 2 years as he was becoming more and more violent.

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Merlin Pass

buy a disabled merlin pass for place like sea world Thorpe park and many more and get a carers pass free

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