I have an 11 year old son with Down Syndrome who really wants to do Jedi Training at HS. I think he will do fine but may need an occasional reminder. Will they allow a parent to be near him or do they ever have any sessions with an extra Disney employee?
- Asked by Susan on 8/22/2013
I just called and spoke with Guest Relations. They said that your best bet will be to call 407-824-2222 and ask to be connected directly to the "Guests with Disabilities" department. They will best be equipped to answer... read more
Hi! Taking my mom w/ family to DISNEY! She hasn't been in 30yrs! My mom has MS. She won't be going on rides but she will be in a wheelchair. Could you tell me what I will need for someone with a disability while in the parks? Also booking res. to eat.:)
- Asked by Wendi from NJ on 1/12/2014
What an amazing trip you have planned for your Mom and family! She is sure to love every minute of it and be amazed at how Walt's dream has continued to grow throughout the years. I bet you are so excited!
When... read more
Hi! My mom, who will be traveling with us has MS and will be in a ride around for our trip. What is the process to see the Fantasmic show with a handicap guest? Can the family sit together? Are they seated at a different time or in a different section? Txs
- Asked by Elizabeth from MA on 11/15/2013
Welcome to the Disney Parks Moms Panel Elizabeth ~
Fantasmic! is an incredible performance and you're going to love it.
As you approach the Hollywood Hills Amphitheater, you will want to stay to the far right side. Once you reach the top,... read more
My daughter has autism & we will be getting a special needs card. Who will guest services need to photograph, my daughter or the whole family? Is there a limit to how many people can be on the card? We are fam of 5 but grandparents will be with us som
- Asked by Rebecca from MI on 2/26/2014
Hi Rebecca ~ You can request a Disability Access Service Card (DAS) by going to Guest Relations at any of the theme parks. Cast Member (CM)s will ask you some questions so they can best accommodate your daughter's specific needs. They'll take her... read more
we are coming to Disney with our 7 year old grandson who has Autism along with his twin 5 year old siblings. wondered if Disney has any programs or special assistance for our 7 year old? He sometimes will get upset when in crowds
- Asked by Keith from MI on 2/10/2014
Hi Keith ~ Planning a trip to Disney with your Grandchildren is always super exciting! I have a son with several different types of special needs and he sometimes has complete meltdowns in the parks. Disney provides assistance to Guests with... read more