New Directions for people with disabilities, inc. (New Directions Travel) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing leisure and educational travel opportunities for adults who have mild to moderate intellectual and/or developmental disabilities, such as cerebral palsy, Down Syndrome and autism. Since 1985, we have taken over 19,000 people with special needs on tours all over the world. (more...)

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5276 Hollister Ave #207  Santa Barbara, CA  93111   (805) 967-2841

New Directions, Inc. is a registered Seller of Travel in the State of California, Reg. #2113686-40.  We are also a participant in the California Travel Consumer Restitution Corporation, Member #601444.

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New Directions for people with disabilities, inc. is a 501(c)(3) not for profit corporation

All donations are tax deductible. Federal Tax I.D. #77-0147768

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The safety of our travelers and tour guides is our top priority. We are actively following the CDC's guidelines regarding travel and will postpone and reschedule trips as needed. All of our trips fees are 100% refundable. If we have to postpone a trip you have signed up for, we will give you the option of moving the money to a later trip, putting the money on account for a future trip, or receiving a refund. Please be assured that all funds received for future trips have been deposited by New Directions in accounts that are fully insured by the F.D.I.C.

We hope as more people are able to receive the Covid-19 vaccine, we will move closer to the day we can begin to travel again.


We can't wait to travel with you again!