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How Wheelchair-Friendly is South-East Wisconsin for Our Disabled Community?

How Wheelchair-Friendly is South-East Wisconsin for Our Disabled Community?

BriteLift serves SE Wisconsin, allowing individuals that are utilizing wheelchairs and mobility aids to get around the area for their doctor’s appointments, airport, or for when they simply want to check out and visit the local sights. Here’s what you need to know about getting around through SE Wisconsin in a wheelchair.

Is Wisconsin Wheelchair-Friendly?

As a matter of fact, Wisconsin happens to be one of the most wheelchair-friendly states in the country. Actively promoting and raising awareness on disability rights through various initiatives and projects including resources like the list of programs and services from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services which caters to older adults and individuals with physical disabilities.

Their list provides information on programs, tips, and educational resources to help disabled individuals of all ages and their families.

Airport Accessibility

The General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) in Milwaukee is fully accessible to passengers with disabilities, providing services in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Air Carrier Access Act. This includes accessible family restrooms available in all their terminals and professional skycaps/porters located at the ticketing/check-in and baggage claim areas to assist passengers with wheelchairs navigate the airport.

Note that if you need special assistance for outbound flights, passengers are advised to contact their respective airlines ahead of time for requests regarding wheelchairs, boarding a plane, specific seat assignments, dietary needs, or any disability assistance to avoid any delays or inconvenience.

Need a Wheelchair-Friendly Airport Ride? Choose BriteLift. Extra assistance all the way into the airport.

Public Transportation

Wisconsin public transportation through the city bus provides options for wheelchair users, offering access lifts or ramps for wheelchair access and wheelchair straps for safety. Other options such as the Downtown Trolley and the Amtrak Rail are also available.

Wheelchair-Accessible Transportation Companies

With the current health crisis still active, public transportation puts passengers at a higher risk as they are not as easily able to distance from other passengers. Delays, transfers, and restrictions on pre-set destinations can make transportation more difficult. 

Wheelchair-friendly transportation companies, like BriteLift, provide accessible rides around SE Wisconsin and grant wheelchair users the freedom to go wherever and whenever they want. Booking with BriteLift, provides customized transportation options and fully sanitized vehicles driven by highly trained, local drivers, affording wheelchair users an option that is safe and personal.

Patients, local hospitals, and medical establishments trust BriteLift when booking wheelchair patient transportation, while family members utilize their online booking tool to easily book, pay, and manage multiple rides.

Accessible rides with BriteLift are easy with our online booking tool and our free mobile app. Contact BriteLift for more information and free ride estimates.

Reserve a Ride With BriteLift

BriteLift is the expert in wheelchair-accessible Non-Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT). Whether for medical or any other destination, BriteLift is trusted by SE Wisconsin’s disabled community for door-through-door transportation service, providing extra assistance when needed. Our ADA-compliant, wheelchair-friendly vehicles are equipped with built-in camera monitoring and GPS tracking for added safety and security.

We give wheelchair users a sense of freedom and independence, while giving their family and providers peace of mind that they’re in the right hands.

BriteLift’s Commitment to the Wheelchair User Community

BriteLift assists wheelchair users in Chicago and SE Wisconsin with wheelchair-accessible transportation, especially those who need to get to their regular appointments and procedures. Our standards in transportation and COVID safety measures ensure that we transport patients safely and comfortably and that they are treated with the utmost professionalism and service that they deserve.

Contact our 24/7 customer service for more information and free ride estimates. Reserve a ride with us today online or by downloading the free mobile app.

BriteLift Reward Points Program

Get points with every BriteLift Ride! Redeem awesome gift cards from Target, Amazon, and more. To start, text JOIN to 847-792-1212 then simply reserve rides through our multiple booking options. BriteLift continues to keep transportation not only safe and accessible to all, but also incredibly rewarding!

Contact BriteLift’s 24/7 customer service for a free quote and reserve a ride with BriteLift today!

Accessible Airport Transportation

Catch your flight safely and on time! Whether you’re departing or arriving, BriteLift provides door-through-door wheelchair-accessible airport transportation to and from Chicago O’Hare (ORD) and Midway (MDW) Airports or Mitchell International (MKE).

Our COVID-19 Response Ensures Safety

We make sure our vehicles are sanitized after every trip, all while practicing precautions in response to the global health crisis. Learn more about how we raised our standards in safety and sanitation COVID-19.

There’s a reason medical establishment teams, patients and their families, trust us with their transportation needs. See the difference with BriteLift when for medical rides around Chicago.

Reserve a trip with us today.

Chicagoland’s Local Transportation Choice for Business

As a locally owned and operated company, we take pride in forming a lasting professional relationships with local medical establishments, schools, facilities or any other industry with accessible transportation needs. We also cater to high capacity needs with buses that can accommodate ambulating passengers as well as wheelchair users.

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