Taking Holidays

Planning a holiday usually involves a certain amount of research and preparation for anyone but if you are spinal cord injured and planning to travel to new and different places the need for proper preparation and planning is even more critical.  SIA has gathered a wealth of information from spinal cord injured people of all ages who are happy to share their experience of holidaying in this country and abroad. Just click on the link in the image above to read their stories.

Visit our online community to share your own experience and chat with other spinal cord injured people in the Holidays and Travel forum.

Before you even book a flight take a look at  Your Rights to Fly – What you need to know produced by the Department of Transport and the Equality and Human Rights Commission this provides a step by step guide for disabled and less mobile passengers.

Look under Travel and Holidays in our Resources Section for fact sheets to download or read other peoples holiday stories in the Share Your Story section.