Abilities Expo is a CELEBRATION of what you CAN DO
Imagine everything you need, all under one roof! For more than 30 years, Abilities Expo has been the go-to source for the Community of people with disabilities, their families, seniors, veterans and healthcare professionals. Every event opens your eyes to new technologies, new possibilities, new solutions and new opportunities to change your life. Where else can you discover ability-enhancing products and services, play a few adaptive sports, learn new dance moves, attend informative workshops and only scratch the surface of what Abilities Expo has to offer? Register for free today.
See Abilities In Action
Check out more Abilities Expo videos! You'll hear from first-time attendees amazed at the sheer volume of disability products and services under one roof. You'll get a sneak peek at what keeps our veteran Expo-goers coming back year after year. You'll see it all--the dancing, the climbing walls, the horse demos, the adaptive sports and, most of all, you'll see the people with widely ranging abilities learning, engaging and having a wonderful time!
Products, Services and Technologies for ALL Disabilities
Whether your disability is physical, sensory, learning, developmental or a combination, Abilities Expo strives to provide the products and services to help you meet and overcome your daily challenges. In addition, our Assistive Technology Pavilion gives you the opportunity to test drive cutting-edge devices to determine what meets your individual needs. If it’s smaller ticket products that you want, look no further than the ingenious, low-cost inventions at the Retail Pavilion.
Learn How Power Mobility Can Help Medically Fragile Children Develop..and Earn Your CEUs
Attention Physical and Occupational Therapists! This seminar on Pediatric Power Mobility will open your eyes to how power chairs can be utilized to accelerate key development areas in medically fragile children who lack a means of independent mobility. ATG Rehab’s Michelle Lange, OTR, ABDA, ARP/SMS brings 25 years of assistive technology experience to bear as she underscores the vital importance of early mobility to the future of a child with disabilities. The session will take place Friday, May 3 from 8 am to 12 pm. (4 contact hours/.4 CEUs. Pre-registration is required and a fee applies for this seminar only.)
Friendly, helpful exhibitors will showcase products and services in the following categories:
From global companies with household name products, to local Mom-and-Pops selling ingenious low-cost gadgets, to non-profits chock-full of resources, the Abilities Expo exhibitors share a common goal. They want to help improve your life. The product categories found at the Expo are as different as the attendees they serve. Move your mouse over this area, and a full list will appear.
- Aquatic Therapy
- Architecture/Accessible Home Modification
- Assistive Technology
- Associations/Service Organizations/Government Agencies
- Bathroom Equipment
- Daily Living Aids
- Deaf/Hard of Hearing Products
- Durable Medical Equipment
- Financial/Planning Services
- Health Plans
- Home Medical Equipment
- Legal Services
- Low Vision Products
- Nutritional Products
- Patient Lifts/Elevators
- Pediatric Equipment
- Personal Care Products/Services
- Rehabilitative Programs
- Seating/Positioning Systems/Accessories
- Skin Care Products
- Sports Equipment Products
- Travel Services
Illuminating Workshops on the Issues that Matter
Each Expo features compelling sessions focused on travel, home modifications, finance, dating, physical therapy for kids, cutting-edge technologies, finding the correct mobility device and much, much more. Click for more.
All Work and No Play…
It’s not enough for us to provide a forum where you can gain knowledge and access to life-altering products. We want you to have a blast, too! There’s sports, dance, music, celebrities, assistance dogs, therapy horses, face painting for kids and more. Experience it from the sidelines or—and here’s our preference—join in the fun! Click for more.
Meet the Ambassadors
Abilities Expo Ambassadors are members of the Community of people with disabilities who are spearheading the outreach effort for the Expo. They are also a great resource so feel free to ask them any disability-related questions. Click for more.