The holiday season is at hand. Are you coming into Chicagoland for a gathering? Perhaps you have family or friends from out of town staying at a local hotel. For those that utilize a wheelchair or other mobility aid, there is a trusted local transportation service, BriteLift, that caters to special needs 24/7 to provide access to safe transportation for everyone. Trusted by Chicago (and SE Wisconsin) hotels and resorts.
Accessibility in Chicago’s major airports, as well as others nearby, is a foremost concern among many patients. From Chicago rides to wheelchair-friendly facilities, it’s essential to address any patients’ special needs when traveling to and from major airports.
The holiday season is at hand, and there are plenty of reasons to head out of Chicago to relax and unwind for a few days. Traveling may prove to be too much, however, for residents with accessibility needs, so before fussing over transportation to either Midway or O’Hare, here are a few factors that you need to consider.
Travelling through O’Hare on a wheelchair? The foot traffic can make navigating the 6th biggest airport in the world a challenge. Although, the airport is generally accessible, offering mobility assistance and facilities compliant to national accessibility guidelines. As for getting to and from O’Hare, that’s where private NEMT comes in.
A Guide to Getting Around Chicago’s Busiest Airports for Wheelchair Users Getting to/from Midway and O’Hare airports can become a problem when wheelchair users don’t have accessible transportation and available assistance from aides or family members. What challenges might they experience, and what resources can help make the journey a lot smoother? Accessibility at Midway […]