Accessible travel

As someone who has traveled through most of America and 38 other countries, Scott Chesney understands the fear and frustration of traveling while living with paralysis.

Travel list

While you are planning to travel, whether for work or pleasure, think of planning as a bridge of where you are now and where you want to be.

Renting a car

When renting a vehicle there are some important questions you need to ask to ensure you are getting exactly what you need.

Packing list

One of the most daunting tasks of traveling can be packing. The first thing is to see how much you will be able to pack.


You've saved money, made your lists, booked your flight, now it's time to reserve your hotel. As a person traveling with a mobility disability, you have very specific needs and it's important to find accommodations that meet them.

This project was supported, in part, by grant number 90PRRC0002, from the U.S. Administration for Community Living, Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, D.C. 20201. Grantees undertaking projects under government sponsorship are encouraged to express freely their findings and conclusions. Points of view or opinions do not, therefore, necessarily represent official Administration for Community Living policy.