Miami for Disabled Visitors

Information about the accessibility of Miami Florida for physically and mentally challenged visitors. Includes where to get disabled parking permits, the accessibility of public transportation systems, beach wheelchair availability, and more information for Miami's special needs visitors.

Temporary Disabled Parking Permits in Miami
Temporary State of Florida disabled parking permits are available for a fee to qualified persons who visit the Miami-Dade County Tax Collector's Office at 140 West Flagler Street, 14th Floor, Miami, Florida. Applicants must show an out-of-state disabled parking permit and their passport or other comparable form of photo identification. For more information call 305-375-5762.

Miami Transit System Accessibility
Information about the accessibility of public transportation in Miami-Dade County including the accessibility of Miami's MetroBus, MetroRail, MetroMover systems

Beach Wheelchairs at County Beaches
Beach wheelchairs are available at two Miami-Dade County Beach Parks. Use is free but you will probably be asked to leave a deposit or something of value. The chairs are available on a first come, first basis, but it's still a good idea to call ahead to let the staff know you are coming and would like to use a chair. Beach wheel chairs are available at Crandon Beach Park (4000 Crandon Boulevard, Key Biscayne, Phone: 786-336-6980) and Haulover Beach Park (1800 Collins Avenue, North Miami Beach, phone 786-336-6990).

Miami Beach Resources for Disabled Visitors
Information about beach wheelchairs in the city of Miami Beach, the accessibility of hotels in that city, wheelchair accessible taxis, and other information for physically and mentally challenged visitors to South Beach and other parts of the city of Miami Beach. For more information call 305-673-7080 or TTY 305-673-7218.

City of Miami Beach ADA Coordination Office
ADA policies of the city of Miami Beach and information about curb ramps, sign language interpreter services, the Florida white cane law, principles of disability etiquette, service animals, and more.

City of Miami Parks Disabilities Division
The Parks Department of the city of Miami has several programs for the physically and mentally challenged and they organize several special sports and social events each year that are open to everyone in the disabled community.

Miami-Dade County ADA Coordination Office
Information about the ADA policies and services of Miami-Dade County. For more information call 305-375-3566 or TTY 305-375-4805.

Miami Disaster Preparation for Those With Special Needs
Disaster evacuation assistance and preparation information for residents of Miami-Dade County with special needs.

More Accessible Miami Resources
- Accessible Van Rentals in Miami
- Debbie School at the University of Miami
- Easter Seals of South Florida
- Miami Deaf Services Bureau
- Miami Lighthouse for the Blind
- Miami Project to Cure Paralysis
- Shake-A-Leg Miami Aquatic Center


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See also:
Florida Travel Guide
United States Travel Guide
Pan America Travel Guide

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