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How to Review Accessibility of Trails

How to Review Accessibility of Trails

In 2020, AccessNow launched its AccessOutdoors initiative, mapping parks and trails in order to empower people of all abilities to discover the accessible outdoors, self-assess and trip plan. But what is outdoor accessibility? Is it simply having an accessible parking...
7 Accessible Things to Do in Downtown Calgary

7 Accessible Things to Do in Downtown Calgary

Also known as “Cowtown” because of the annual Calgary Stampede and its wild western culture, Calgary is one of Canada’s most understated cities. From its vibrant arts and culture to its proximity to nature and picturesque landscapes, Calgary is a...
Incredible Disabled Women to Follow on Social Media

Incredible Disabled Women to Follow on Social Media

At AccessNow we treat everyday as women’s day so today we want to continue to celebrate all the women making the future accessible and inclusive. To those who demand change, and fight for progress, those who push boundaries and refuse to take no for an answer: may we...
Bitmoji Finally Adds Wheelchair Options

Bitmoji Finally Adds Wheelchair Options

An estimated of 1% of the world’s population, or just over 65 million people, need a wheelchair on a daily basis. After years of grumbles from the disability community, popular avatar app Bitmoji has finally added wheelchair options for users. Simply type in...