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The Accessibility Advocate - April 2017

April 20, 2017

From the President's Corner!

 

I hope everyone is enjoying some nice Spring weather.  

Enclosed within the newsletter, please see a glimpse of how SNG provides support to the special needs community in our back yard, South Florida.  Recently, Special Needs Group participated at two local events, the 9th annual Boating & Beach Bash in Boca Raton, the nation’s largest free event for people with special needs, and the Best Day Foundation in Pompano Beach. 

As we continue to expand in Delivering an Accessible World, SNG truly appreciates your support.

Keep Smilin',

 

Andrew J. Garnett, CATA
President/CEO

 

 

Special Needs Group Lends Helping Hand

SNG was pleased to provide “Joy on the Beach” Wheelchairs for two March events.  The 8th Annual Boating & Beach Bash for People with Disabilities was held on Saturday, March 18th at Spanish River Park in Boca Raton.  The day is the nation’s largest event for kids, adults and wounded warriors with special needs, their families and care givers.

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Newly Renovated:  Cunard's Queen Mary 2

Renovated last year at the cost of over $132million dollars, Queen Mary’s named-successor Queen Mary 2 provides transatlantic sailings from New York to Southampton as did Cunard’s original luxury ocean liner and her predecessor Queen Elizabeth.  The only ocean liner to sail from Southampton to New York also offers cruise voyages including an annual world cruise.  Although surpassed as the longest passenger ship, the 2,600-passenger Queen Mary 2 completed in December of 2003 still remains as the largest ocean liner ever built.

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Folding Scooter - Available in Limited Markets

 

Special Needs Group is pleased to be able to provide a smaller, lighter Scooter with the capability of easily folding.

  • Compact
  • Less than 55 lbs.
  • Great for excursions
  • Convenient handle for transporting
  • Accommodates an individual up to 250 lbs.
  • Readily available in South Florida, New York, Los Angeles.  Call us for additional cities.
  • Required by Cunard Cruise Line for guests sailing with standard-sized cabins

 

For more information regarding the Folding Scooter including availability and pricing for your upcoming cruise or land vacation, please contact us 800-513-4515.

 

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Spotlight:  Southampton 

Known as the “Cruise Capital of the U.K.,” Southampton is one of the busiest cruise ports in Europe.  The port is located on the southeast coast of England and within 80 miles of London and 100 miles of France.  The port has four cruise terminals with the Ocean Terminal being the newest; the Ocean Terminal is fully accessible throughout for passengers with mobility issues. The Cruise Capital of the U.K. is the home port for over fifteen vessels from five cruise lines, including P&O Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, Cunard, Princess Cruises and Royal Caribbean as well as Cunard’s ocean liner – Queen Mary 2.  In addition, Costa Cruises, MSC Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Oceania Cruises and Silversea Cruises have voyages with Southampton as a port destination.   

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Travel Agent - April 2017 Newsletter  

Official News Releases

February 13, 2017
Special Needs Group / Special Needs at Seas to Celebrate 10th Anniversary on February 14th
Special Needs Group / Special Needs at Seas to Celebrate 10th Anniversary on February 14th
November 13, 2015
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
Special Needs Group and Sun & Fun Cycles Team Up to Expand Access to Widely Acclaimed Hollywood Beach, FL Broadwalk

Special Needs Group and Sun & Fun Cycles Team Up to Expand Access to Widely Acclaimed Hollywood Beach, FL Broadwalk, Empowering Individuals with Special Needs to Explore Popular Tourist Destination

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March 20, 2017
Dania firm broadens horizons for Travelers with Disabilities

 

March 13, 2017
Special Needs Group Featured in Sun Sentinel
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