Service Details

Service description: 

BeHandy is an organization who cares for everyone with particular attention for people with special requirements such as motor, sight or hearing impairments or food intolerances. We were born with the aim to provide information for daily mobility and offer "tailor-made travels" for everyone who likes to move around and have fun. BeHandy is mapping the Italian cities and collecting useful information to promote accessible tourism. It is also collaborating with institutions, bodies, public and private associations to boost daily life accessibility. BeHandy represents a best case in Italy and a point of reference for incoming tourists. BeHandy is targeted to: people with light or heavy sight impairment, people with light or heavy hearing impairment, people with motor difficulties or wheelchair, celiacs, diabetics, people who need dialysis, elderly but self-sufficient people, Seniors Over 50, children with any physical impairments.

Via Bordighera 36, Milano, 20142, Italy


Visitor Types

Small Children
People with motor impairments
People who use a wheelchair
People of very large or small stature
People who are deaf or have hearing impairments
People without speech or with speech impairments
People who are blind or have vision impairments
People with dementia ("dementia-friendly"), learning difficulties, autism or other cognitive / developmental impairments
People with allergy or asthma or requiring special diets
People with long-term health problems (e.g. respiratory and circulatory conditions or invisible disabilities)
People who are frail, lacking in strength or stamina
People who use any kind of technical assistive devices
People with service animals
People requiring personal assistance (non-medical care/support)

Services Information

Hotel apartment
Bed and Breakfast
Farm, Gites, Rural rented property
Food and Beverage: 
Cafe, snackbar
Pub, bar
Food takeaway/catering
Disabled Vehicle Parking
Train company
Metro, tram and suburban railway
Local transport for people with disabilities
Railway station/terminal
Indoor Attractions: 
Museum or gallery
Religious building
Historic and/or protected building
Cultural centre
Childrens' play facilities
Information & Booking: 
Travel agency
Ticketing and booking agency
Tour operator
Tourist Information Centre
Online information (e.g. review sites and information aggregators)
Social Tourism (specialist providers or organisations)
Guide books, leaflets, tourism information
Audio/Video guide, smartphone application
Destination management organisation
Accessibility Information Scheme
Accessible Tourism Network
Passenger and Personal Assistance: 
Personal assistance (including professional travel companion service
Outdoor Attractions: 
Nature trails
Garden, park or arboretum
Leisure and theme park, water fun park
Zoo and/or animal park
Monument/heritage site
Archaeological site
Festival ground, outdoor theatre and related facilities
Childrens' playground
Spectator Sports: 
Indoor sports event (in stadium, sports hall, etc)
Outdoor sports event (sports ground, playing fields, other areas)
Shops - individual retail premises
Shopping centre/mall
Market place
Tourist Guiding: 
Registered tourist guiding service (e.g. for cultural venues)
Tour and travel guide service (e.g. on coach tour)
Health and Safety: 
Health/medical/first-aid service
Kidney dialysis
Equipment Hire, Loan, Repair and Purchase: 
Mobility aids (wheelchairs, crutches, stroller, scooter, beach wheelchair, etc.)

Accessibility Information