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Comprehensive Accessibility/Special Needs Content on all Royal Caribbean Branded Ships now available on SNG Website

Comprehensive Accessibility/Special Needs Content on all Royal Caribbean Branded Ships now available on SNG Website

 

 

 

 

Fort Lauderdale, FL July 15th, 2013 - Continuing its commitment of “Delivering an Accessible World”, Special Needs Group® (SNG) announced today that comprehensive access/special needs content for the Royal Caribbean International® fleet is now available and can be found in the SNG Web Portal http://www.specialneedsatsea.com/cruise-accessibility/royal-caribbean/

SNG President and CEO, Andrew Garnett remarked: “We hope to have to have all ships serving the North American Travel Agent Distribution System loaded on our site by the end of the year. We are working closely with the Lines’ Access Departments to insure content  integrity. When completed, it will represent the most robust, singular content source for Accessible and Special Needs content for Sellers of Cruises. All individual ship features, services, etc…that are meaningful and essential to this Client segment are listed in a user-friendly format.”

Garnett concluded: “We have fleets of Celebrity Cruises® and Azamara Club Cruises® slated for release dates of July 22 and 29th, respectively. Additional Cruise Line release dates will be announced in early August”.

In other news, SNG celebrated an Accessible Travel Milestone as the 1250th SNG Certified Accessible Travel Advocate was recorded. The program, launched in November of 2011 has attracted a growing audience of North American Travel Professionals. Information on this groundbreaking initiative can be found at http://www.specialneedsatsea.com/certification-program/

 

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For more information about the SNG Certified Accessible Travel Advocate® program, SNG Travel Agent Affiliate Program and the SNG Resource Center, please call 1-800-513-4515 or visit www.specialneedsgroup.com/agents.  

About Special Needs Group, Inc.

Special Needs Group, Inc. is the leading global provider of wheelchair rentals, scooter rentals, oxygen rentals and other special needs equipment rentals. It also offers a broad range of special needs equipment for purchase. Recommended by the world's major cruise lines for superior service and value, Special Needs Group also services guests visiting hotels, resorts, theme parks and convention centers. Special Needs Group is the only mobility and oxygen equipment supplier that is approved to deliver to all major cruise lines.

Special Needs Group is the Travel Industry’s only total special needs travel solution. They are located at 302 NW 1st Street, Dania Beach, FL 33004. For more information, visit www.specialneedsgroup.com or call 1-800-513-4515.

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SNG announces Certification Milestone
SNG announces Certification Milestone

2,500 Travel Professionals successfully complete Special Needs Group Certified Accessible Travel Advocates® program!

July 17, 2014
Travel Agent wins free MSC Cruise in Special Needs Group Certification promotion
Travel Agent wins free MSC Cruise in Special Needs Group Certification promotion

Gloria Hallick, ACC of Expedia CruiseShipCenters in Alberta, Canada is the lucky winner of the SNG Certification promotion that resulted in SNG celebrating over 2,000 Certified Accessible Travel Advocates.

July 1, 2014
Special Needs Group® / Special Needs at Sea® Continue Efforts to Provide Awareness for Special Needs Travel
Special Needs Group® / Special Needs at Sea® Continue Efforts to Provide Awareness for Special Needs Travel

Special Needs Group® / Special Needs at Sea® Continue Efforts to Provide Awareness for Special Needs Travel at National Federation of the Blind Annual Convention in Orlando, Fla.

May 16, 2014
Special Needs Group and Sun & Fun Cycles Team Up to Expand Access to Widely Acclaimed Hollywood Beach, FL Broadwalk
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MSC Cruises Partners with Special Needs Group for Agent Education
MSC Cruises Partners with Special Needs Group for Agent Education

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Scooter Donation Helps Improve Teen's Mobility
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Demand for Special Needs Equipment on Cruises is Growing
Demand for Special Needs Equipment on Cruises is Growing

As more people with disabilities and special needs opt to take a cruise, businesses are rushing to meet growing demand for ship-board mobility devices.