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Kathy Shoaf

Kathy Shoaf

Franchise Owner

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New Jersey to Bermuda
Accompanied Accessible Cruise

Multi-Generational Family Event
Accompanied Accessible Cruise

7-days Round trip from Bayonne, NJ to Bermuda

Celebrity Summit - June 10-17, 2018

Dementia, MS, Parkinson's, Arthritis, CVA, Weakness, Slow Walkers, and COPD, Autism, Pain. 

Group at Port

Call (219) 608-2002 for details and booking.
Bonus specials including FREE Beverage Package, FREE Internet, and On Board Credit and more: Available with booking prior to 1-31-18





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Autism, MS, Parkinson's, Arthritis, CVA, Weakness, Slow Walkers, and COPD.

It is Time to Enjoy Life!

Accessible accommodations prepared for all mobility issues.
Oxygen, Hospital Beds, Hoyer lifts, Lift Recliners, Bed wedge, Scooters, Power Wheelchairs, transport chairs and more.

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Fun and family adventure is made available to everyone.
Elite Cruises And Vacations LLC will have staff On-Board the ship. 

Group Events will include:

• Welcome Party
• Group evening dinner seating
• Presentations
• Networking
• Sea Day Activities and optional group excursions
• Mobility expert on board
We are prepared to create a positive, safe, enjoyable environment for your entire family
(Personnel hands-on care cannot be provided by Elite Cruises and Vacations LLC staff. We can provide information for additional professional assistance, to travel with your family when requested.)

Celebrity Cruise Line is professionally trained and certified in Autism Services fleet wide. They are Silver Certified in all products and services and Silver Certified in all youth staff areas.

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Sunday, June 3
 Bayonne, NJ 4:00pm

Monday, June 4
At Sea
Tuesday, June 5
At Sea
Wednesday, June 6
King's Wharf, Bermuda 8:30am
Thursday, June 7
King's Wharf, Bermuda
Friday, June 8
King's Wharf, Bermuda 3:30pm
Saturday, June 9
At Sea
Sunday, June 10
Bayonne, NJ 8:00am

Bermuda Map

Celebrity Summit
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The Celebrity Summit defines what the premium cruise experience is all about. It creates the Perfect destination for the entire family. Fun and adventure for ages 2 to 90. No one gets left behind.

In the elegant Cosmopolitan main dining room, expect crisp white linen, fine china and gourmet dining. Guests in search of a delectable Italian Steakhouse can find a seat at the Tuscan Grille and enjoy fresh pasta and dry-aged steaks.

Casual dining and room service provide additional meals and snack options.

Entertainment ranges from spectacular productions at the Celebrity Theater and the thrill of gaming at Fortunes Casino to strolling the Emporium for one-of-a-kind collectibles and upscale accessories. The Rooftop Terrace is also an excellent spot that offers the experience of the great outdoors with a chic touch.

The ship is Autism friendly with the professionally trained staff.

Throughout the ship you’ll find sophisticated bars and lounges -- The Champagne Bar, Martini Bar, and Michael’s Club are guest favorites -- perfect for socializing and cocktails.

You won’t have any trouble finding ways to relax aboard the Summit, with options ranging from an afternoon at the famed AquaSpa to lounging at The Waterfall Pool to enjoying the beauty and peacefulness of The Conservatory; the Summit offers plenty of ways to rejuvenate your mind, body, and soul.

Multiple quiet spots are easy to locate and offer a welcome retreat. Staterooms are furnished with an interactive television, and guests enjoy complimentary use of bathrobes and 24-hour room service.

Passengers who book suites are treated to additional amenities, among them champagne, use of the in-suite computer, complimentary use of the thalassotherapy pool and priority check-in.

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Sea days can be quite or active...
Times to enjoy family or choose group experience options.
The choices are all yours.
Let's Make Memories that will last FOREVER!

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1. Dedicated Cruise Support Team staff will be ON THE SHIP from Elite Cruises And Vacations LLC.
2. Activities and social events specifically geared to our group.
3. Daily agenda of activities to be incorporated into the daily activity schedule the Celebrity Summit
4. Group Welcome Party
5. Group dinner seating available every evening. Cruisers are not required to dine with the group.
6. Optional group shore excursions in Bermuda, escorted by a staff member of the Cruise Support team. (shore excursions are at an additional cost)
7. Pre-cruise group hotel with Cruise Support Team staff to meet and greet you upon arrival and manage transportation to the cruise departure port. (hotel at additional cost)

All cabins on the ship can be retrofitted to be accessible.
Elevated toilet seats, shower chairs, detachable showerheads. can be added to any cabin. at NO additional cost.
Mobility devices such as power scooters can be rented at a per item fee and delivered directly to your stateroom.

Accompanied by: Kathy Shoaf RN BSN ATP Travel Professional and Certified Special Needs Travel Advocate. 


Kathy Shoaf
Kathy Shoaf is a Travel Expert with 20+years of clinical and management experience in Geriatric, Rehabilitation and senior housing as an RN and ATP. She believes the the QUEST to enjoy life "Should Never Have to Stop". Her ability to overcome Fear and Anxiety about travel... Makes "Bucket-List Dreams come true.

Kathy is uniquely qualified to understand travel challenges and create rational solutions. Her passion is to deliver Multi- Generational Travel and Bucket-List Adventures, even when accessibility challenges and clinical issues exist. All seniors and those afflicted with limiting diagnosis still deserve to ENJOY EVERY DAY THAT GOD GIVES US!


Ron Tester

Ron Tester
Physical Therapist, Owner of Advanced RehabTrust Home Health
Ron is a physical therapist with more than two decades of direct clinical experience working with seniors. Ron is passionate about serving seniors through his work as home health physical therapist as well as his volunteer work with the Alzheimer’s Association and various support groups for people whose lives have been touched by Parkinson’s disease, stroke and MS. Ron is a certified Matter of Balance instructor, is certified in the LSVT BIG protocol, and frequently speaks to community groups on a variety of health-related topics such as brain health, heart health, and the benefits of exercise.
Ron joins our professional team on this amazing cruise to Bermuda. He will be speaking to our group in formal settings, participating with exercise classes and interacting in casual social settings. His heart to facilitate a healthy life will encourage the entire group.


Lesli Jenkins Wang

Lesli Jenkins Wang:
President & CEO of Free2Go Mobility Products
Lesli Wang is fiercely committed to developing products that enhance the lifestyle of the aging and mobility impaired, enabling them to retain their independence and - most importantly - their dignity.

Her product, the Free2Go Rollator, makes it possible for those with reduced mobility to safely, confidently and discreetly use a toilet in ANY restroom - at home, the homes of others, in public restrooms. The 3-in-1 benefits of a walking aid, raised toilet seat, and toilet safety frame make it the ideal travel companion. She created the the Free2Go Rollator to meet her mother's needs and recognized the product could serve people around the world.

CALL 219-608-2002 for additional information and booking.

Kathy Shoaf RN BSN Adaptive Technology Professional and Certified special Needs Travel Advisor.