A Preview: Gearing Up for the Accessibility Awareness Event

As the day of the Accessibility Awareness Event approaches, we at AbiliTrek are getting more and more excited! Details Come join us on September 29, 2018, from 1:00pm-4:00pm, at the Fairhaven Green in Bellingham, Washington. If you are not able to attend this event in person, AbiliTrek will also be streaming live, so support us on… Continue Reading A Preview: Gearing Up for the Accessibility Awareness Event

Why So Many Questions?

Consumers have asked us why we ask so many questions on our platform.   Our Response: In developing our platform, we took into account that disability is not “one size fits all”; disability is so diverse. Blindness, deafness, as well as mobility needs are all on a spectrum; even two people with the same diagnosis… Continue Reading Why So Many Questions?

For Immediate Release: Accessibility Awareness Event (AAE)

On September 29, 2018, from 1:00pm-4:00pm there will be an accessibility awareness event thrown at the Fairhaven Green in Bellingham, Washington. Many local organizations dedicated to advocating for people with disabilities are coming together to continue to change the perception of disability in our society. AbiliTrek will be one of these companies and will be… Continue Reading For Immediate Release: Accessibility Awareness Event (AAE)

Daman’s TEDx is LIVE

Our CEO’s TEDx talk is finally LIVE! About Daman’s TEDx Talk Earlier this year, Daman had the opportunity to share his platform of accessible travel at TEDsWWU 2018. We at AbiliTrek are so excited to finally be able to share our CEO’s presentation with the world. You now have the opportunity to watch and learn… Continue Reading Daman’s TEDx is LIVE

Celebrate the ADA

On July 26th, 1990, George H. W. Bush signed the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) into law. This year will mark the 28th anniversary of this Civil Rights document. The ADA was passed with the intent of creating an equal opportunity for people with disabilities by protecting their rights and preventing discrimination in all areas… Continue Reading Celebrate the ADA

AbiliTrek Welcomes Two Website Development Interns: Meet Andrew

AbiliTrek welcomes two Website Development Interns, Andrew Luna and Collin Guyor! Introducing Andrew Andrew, who is currently a third-year student at Western Washington University, is studying Computer Science but has decided to minor in this area and pursue a different degree. Andrew heard about AbiliTrek through AccessComputing; they connected Andrew with Daman who was looking… Continue Reading AbiliTrek Welcomes Two Website Development Interns: Meet Andrew

The Diversity of Hotels: Staying Under the IHG Umbrella

Over the past six months, Kyann Flint, our Chief Accessibility Officer, has stayed in multiple hotels under the IHG umbrella. She stayed at two different Holiday Inn Express hotels, one Holiday Inn, two different Staybridge Suites, and one  Candlewood Suites. Her parents also stayed at two additional Holiday Inn Expresses and asked to check out… Continue Reading The Diversity of Hotels: Staying Under the IHG Umbrella