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RDU Is Latest to Launch Sunflower Lanyard Program

RDU Is Latest to Launch Sunflower Lanyard Program

…also known as hidden disabilities or invisible disabilities. Hidden disabilities include dementia, autism and learning difficulties as well as physical and mental health conditions and mobility or speech impairments that impact day-to-day life. Travelers with these challenges can choose to wear a sunflower-branded product to discreetly indicate that they may…

MKE Touts Services to Highlight Disability Pride Month

MKE Touts Services to Highlight Disability Pride Month

Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) this week raised awareness for Disability Pride Month by touting the airport features and services that make travel easier for those flying with a disability. MKE is a member of the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower Program and adults and children traveling through MKE can pick up…

DEN Adds Sunflower Lanyard Program

DEN Adds Sunflower Lanyard Program

Denver International Airport (DEN) this week became the latest U.S. airport to support passengers with hidden disabilities by partnering with the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower organization for the Sunflower Lanyard program. Travelers, travel care companions, and care partners can now obtain a Sunflower Lanyard from a DEN Ambassador or a Customer…

TPA Touts Initial Success of Sunflower Lanyards

TPA Touts Initial Success of Sunflower Lanyards

…initiatives as U.S. airport to provide ways for airport staff to help guests with hidden disabilities. “We’ve now given out close to 75 lanyards,” said Christine Phillips, TPA’s senior manager of guest services. “They seem to be requested by primarily families with autism, and they’ve been very well received.” British…

MKE Introduces Sunflower Lanyard Program

MKE Introduces Sunflower Lanyard Program

Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) celebrated International Day of Persons with Disabilities by becoming the latest U.S. airport to make air travel easier for passengers who have non-visible or “hidden” disabilities through the use of a Sunflower Lanyard. Through the Hidden Disabilities Sunflower Program, the airport will provide green lanyards…