The Barbados Council for the Disabled is on a quest to make the island accessible to all. Through its Fully Accessible Barbados (FAB) programme, this Organization is working with the private sector and government to create an inclusive, accessible island.
Barbados is a favourite of tourists from around the world, and many of the accessible facilities that are now available for visitors to enjoy can be attributed in part to the work of FAB. Hotels, restaurants, beaches, places of interest, and activities are increasingly receiving FAB’s accessibility stamp of approval. Investors wishing to build or upgrade a tourism property receive incentives via a Barbados Tourism Development Act, if the property meets the Fully Accessible Barbados accreditation standards.