• On Feb 15, 2014
    Drleen from NY Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    My son has autism do you have any special rates or amenities for individual with that type of disability?

    Hey Darleen!

    Thank you for visiting the Disney Parks Mom Panel!

    You will be happy to know that Walt Disney World has taken many steps to make sure guests with cognitive disabilities have a magical time at their parks. They have services such as:
    • Advanced Ticket Purchase
    • Stroller and Wheelchair Rental
    • Strollers as Wheelchairs
    • Rider Switch
    • Accessing Attractions
    • Break Areas
    • Companion Restrooms
    • Attraction Guides (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios)
    • Dietary Accommodations
    Disney created a wonderful Guide for Guests with Cognitive Disabilities which is a great resource for all the information you will need.

    I hope this helps your Disney planning. If you have any other questions please come back and see me.

    Wishing you a magical vacation and a pixie-dusted day.

    Sue N., IN
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Meet the Panelist: Sue, Indiana

Just call me "Super Team Mom." I am a banker by day and a Disney fanatic and Team Mom extraordinaire by night. I can leap volleyball players in a single bound all while planning dinner for 25 people, coordinating fundraisers and booking travel arrangements. I was born and raised in Maine and am currently living in Indiana. I can't wait to help you plan for magical sports vacations at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Learn More About Sue

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