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Accessible Gyms & Workout Programs

What a Wheelchair Accessible Gym Looks Like

Lehigh Valley Business: "Accessibility is Good Business, and it's the right thing to do" - news article 11/27/17


What is the difference between "accessibility" and "universal design"?


4th annual FISHING & FUN in the PARK

ADA Lawsuit

Cracker Barrel settles lawsuit. Read the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette news article here.

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FREE Accessibility Webinars

Learn more about accessibility.  Join our AccessCheck experts for a free 30 minute webinar and Q & A session.  Registration required , click on the HOW WE CAN HELP button. 
Thursday April 6  @ 2 - 2:30PM, "Access to Goods and Services".  Topics included:   Space requirements, reach ranges,  signage, access aisles, helpful tips,  ADA regulations, and Q & A.

CBS News, 60 MINUTES report on ADA lawsuits

This is a 60 Minutes piece that first aired December 2016.

3D Printings Impact on Persons with Disabilities

3D printing has advanced by leaps and bounds in the past 10 years. The technology has allowed for larger printers to be made to handle larger parts. It has also allowed the technology to be shrunk to the size of a pen. These strides have made people experiment on what can be printed, and the items have been vastly different.

AccessCheck Launch

AccessCheck is the new interactive mobile website by LVCIL to help guide you through accessibility. This mobile website is for both businesses/organizations, and persons with disabilities.

Funding for this site was provided by:

Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council
Lehigh Valley Center for Independent Living