30 Spooky Clever Halloween Costumes for Wheelchair Users

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Halloween is one of the best times to show off your love of Halloween and Halloween costumes. If you have a wheelchair, it can be hard to find the right outfit that is fun, comfortable, and functional.

The good news is that there are lots of great options out there! Here are some ideas for Halloween costumes for wheelchair users:

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1. The Flinstones

How about a gay old time with this costume that never goes out of style?

Rubie's mens The Flintstone's Bamm-bamm Adult Deluxe Costume Party Supplies, Multi, Standard US
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Rubie's mens The Flintstone's Bamm-bamm Adult Deluxe Costume Party Supplies, Multi, Standard US
  • Officially licensed Flintstone's Bamm-Bamm costume
  • Includes vest with muscle chest, shorts, wig with cap, and shoe covers
  • Available in standard (fits up to chest size 44) and x-large (fits chest size 44-46)
  • Look for coordinating The Flintstone's costumes by Rubie's for the whole family
  • From Rubie's Costume Company, celebrating over 60 years offering an extensive line of costumes for year-round fun

2. Bulldozer

This is an excellent choice for a costume, and it’s super easy to make. 

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Mizzuco Construction Worker Costume Kids Dress Up Role Play Pretend Worker Costume Kits for Halloween
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Mizzuco Construction Worker Costume Kids Dress Up Role Play Pretend Worker Costume Kits for Halloween
  • [MADE WITH DURABLE SAFE MATERIAL] - Made of 100% polyester with excellent sewing. Light Weight, Soft Touch, Itchy Free, Machine Washable and Line Dry
  • WORKER COSTUME SIZE] - One size recommended for ages 3-6. Worker jacket length: 50cm(19.7 in), shoulder width: 34cm(13.4in),Helmet: 23x18.5x10cm/9.1x7.3x4in
  • [OCCASION] - Excellent for Stage Performances, Indoor/Outdoor Activities, Construction Birthday Parties, Career Day, Christmas, Festivals, Costume Parties or Theme Parties, etc.
  • [GREAT GIFT FOR KIDS] - Great costume set gift for boys, girls, preschool kids, toddlers, child, children, preschooler. Encourages active play and develops develop kids' speech skills, motor skills, and hand-eye coordination.
  • [PERFECT PACKAGE] - Worker Costume Dress-up Set (10 PCS) with everything they need to save the day!Holiday deals! Costume and accessories for your child to play a construction worker, engineer, craftsman or builder

3. MarioKart

Speed down Rainbow Road with this classic video game Halloween costume.

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Disguise Nintendo Mario Deluxe Boys' Costume Red, S (4-6)
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Disguise Nintendo Mario Deluxe Boys' Costume Red, S (4-6)
  • Officially licensed product
  • Product includes: jumpsuit with padded belly, hat, pair of gloves and faux mustache.
  • Twill jumpsuit with built in poly fill belly
  • Hat with satin Stich edge emblem
  • Soft minky mustache
  • NINTENDO - SUPER MARIO BROS.

4. Cinderella

The most iconic Disney princess ever, and now you can ride down in the princess carriage.

Disney Princess Carriage Adaptive Wheelchair Cover Costume Standard Blue
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Disney Princess Carriage Adaptive Wheelchair Cover Costume Standard Blue
  • Size: Standard
  • Made of stiff felt with detailed sublimated art
  • Comes with 12 supportive plastic piping pieces (four large and eight medium) for added stability
  • Long self-stick fabric strips help keep the pieces in place
  • Easy assembly required, instructions included

5. Superman

Superman flying over Metropolis metropolis, ready to catch some bad guys.

6. The Iron Throne

My personal favorite. Turn any wheelchair into the Game of Thrones Iron Throne.

Women?s Dragon Warrior Costume Dragon Queen Costume Medium
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Women?s Dragon Warrior Costume Dragon Queen Costume Medium
  • Size: Medium
  • PRODUCT INCLUDES: This costume comes with a dress and cape, items expertly designed in our own costume design studios.
  • FROM THE FUN COMPANY: Halloween Costumes is one of the world's top retailers of costumes, and we're fans of fantasy and fun. That's why we designed this one-of-a-kind Dragon Warrior Costume. With medieval style and fantasy influences, this dress costume will really stand out.
  • DETAILS THAT MATTER: If you were going into battle or taking to your throne room, you?d want an elegant and regal style to project your power. This costume is designed as faux suede over midweight woven fabrics for a realistic style.
  • HIGH QUALITY COSTUME: Most costumes are designed for one-time use, but not ours. We use quality construction and durable materials to ensure customers get an extended life out of all of our products. With proper care, this Dragon Warrior Costume will have you ready to rule your kingdom!

7. Mermaid Costume

Swim through the Halloween streets with this cute mermaid costume. 

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Joy Join Little Girls Princess Mermaid Costume for Girls Dress Up Party with Wig,Crown, Mace 4-5 Years
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Joy Join Little Girls Princess Mermaid Costume for Girls Dress Up Party with Wig,Crown, Mace 4-5 Years
  • Includes princess dress,red wig,crown,wand.
  • Lining material: cotton, skirt material: organza
  • Soft and comfortable fabric for your girl's health
  • Pink Dress,with crown and mace, Great for birthday party,halloween,christmas and dress up collection
  • Care instruction: hand wash and hang to dry

8. Professional Wrestler

Wear your favorite wrestler costume and turn your wheelchair into a wrestling ring.

Luchador Mask-El Santo Mexican wrestling masks for adults-Luchadores Wrestler Costume Adult Mascaras lucha libre mexican fighter mask…
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Luchador Mask-El Santo Mexican wrestling masks for adults-Luchadores Wrestler Costume Adult Mascaras lucha libre mexican fighter mask…
  • EL SANTO PRO QUALITY COMFORTABLE ADULT SIZE WRESTLING MASK- Made of soft foam and lycra material just like the pro's wear. These men size Lucha libre Wrestler masks have an Opening in the back and are laced up for a custom comfort fit. One size fits most adults from 140-220 lbs.
  • THESE EL SANTO MEXICAN WRESTLING MASK ARE HANDMADE IN MEXICO-Each colorful and high quality piece is Made in Mexico by skilled fair trade artisans which is where the sport of lucha libre started. Slight variations in color and pattern could occur due to the uniqueness of these Mexican mask. Help give back to the arts community by sharing their arts/heritage with the world.
  • PERFECT EL SANTO COSTUME, BIRTHDAY GIFT OR CHRISTMAS STOCKING STUFFER- These one of a kind Luchador lucha libre wrestling mask will make a great gifts for any occasion. Great Mexican halloween costumes for buddies tag team match to look like their favorite t.v. superstars. Also great father and son costume gifts.
  • THE LOOK ON THEIR FACE WHEN YOU WALK IN THE ROOM WITH THIS.......PRICELESS- Think of the fun and funny remarks as you walk in a room wearing your lucha libre mask as you show off your wrestling costumes, better yet get one for your friends and you can have a great wrestling match up.
  • GET READY TO RUUUMMMBLEEEEE!!!- Classic and fun mexican costume will make you a hit at the party, Just add a cape and some spandex and you win first place If not Wrestle them till they tap out!😁 You wont go wrong with these Mexican masks. Mascara de El Santo para hombre adulto

9. Astronaut

3,2,1… blast off with a cool astronaut costume.

10. Darth Vader

Turn your wheelchair to a sensational star wars fighter.

Rubie's Star Wars Darth Vader Adult Kit, Black, One Size
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Rubie's Star Wars Darth Vader Adult Kit, Black, One Size
  • Star wars darth vader costume kit
  • Package contains mask, cape, chest piece, and lightsaber
  • Officially licensed product. Age: 18 Years and Up
  • Look for coordinating star wars costumes and accessories from Rubie's costume company
  • Rubies' collection represents more than six decades of bringing you quality products, innovation, and value for every costume occasion

11. Batman

Couple up your batman costume with your very own batmobile.

Disguise Batman Adaptive Wheelchair Cover Costume
  • Cover is stiffened felt with printed graphics
  • Cover is approx. 24" high
  • Plastic support rods slide into sleeves on inside of cover to hold shape
  • Cover attaches to wheelchair with hook & loop fastener straps
  • Fits most manual wheelchairs w/ 24" diameter wheels

12. Dj Booth

It’s pretty simple to turn a wheelchair into a DJ booth. Plus, it’s an excellent out-of-the-box idea (literally)

13. Professor X

Professor Charles Xavier is my favorite X-man, and it’s a pretty straightforward costume.

14. Ant-Man

All ant man fans assemble. How cool is this ant man costume?

Here is how to make the ant man suit.

15. Hyde and Eek

Everybody loves a hyde and eek Halloween costume, and you can join the bandwagon even in a wheelchair.

16. Buzz Lightyear Spaceship

Buzz into infinity and beyond with this spaceship as you fight off evil Emperor Zurg!

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Buzz Lightyear Spaceship Adaptive Wheelchair Cover Costume Standard
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Buzz Lightyear Spaceship Adaptive Wheelchair Cover Costume Standard
  • Size: Standard
  • Made of stiff felt , all man made materials
  • Comes with 16 supportive plastic piping pieces for added stability
  • Long self-stick fabric strips help keep the pieces in place
  • Easy assembly required, instructions included

17. Paw patrol

One of the most fabulous wheelchair-friendly Halloween costumes Turns your wheelchair into a fun new ride. 

Paw Patrol Adaptive Wheelchair Cover Costume
  • Cover is stiffened felt with printed graphics
  • Cover is approx. 30" high
  • Plastic support rods slide into sleeves on inside of cover to hold shape
  • Cover attaches to wheelchair with hook & loop fastener straps
  • Fits most manual wheelchairs w/ 24" diameter wheels

18. Mandalorian Ship

Time to fight Halloween’s dark forces with this star wars snowspeeder.

Costume Kids Child Boys Half Face Mask Black Series Halloween Outfit Bodysuit with Cloak
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Costume Kids Child Boys Half Face Mask Black Series Halloween Outfit Bodysuit with Cloak
  • Package Including Costume for kids including Jumpsuit+Cloak+ plastic half face mask, classic black series costume for children, not include any other cosplay costume prop.
  • High-Quality Materials: Costume kids are made of cotton and polyester, half face mask uses plastic material that is not deformed and breathable to wear.
  • Zipper Design: Black series Halloween cosplay costume with zipper design on the back, the cloak can be detachable, this excellent outfit is ergonomically designed for the whole body, costume for kids is easy to put on or take off.
  • Multiple Occasions: Halloween costume with half face mask for kids perfect for cosplay, costume party, carnival, birthday party, costume for boys also for daily life, all kids will love.
  • Size: Our cosplay costume for kids sizes is from Small to Large, suitable for 4-9 years kids, please refer to the size chart before purchasing, any questions feel free to contact us.

19. The Incredibles

This wheelchair cover is pretty incredible. 

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Incredibles Car Adaptive Wheelchair Cover for Kids, Official Incredibles Rolling Costume for Wheelchair
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Incredibles Car Adaptive Wheelchair Cover for Kids, Official Incredibles Rolling Costume for Wheelchair
  • OFFICIALLY LICENSED INCREDIBLES WHEELCHAIR COSTUMES FOR KIDS - Be incredible this Halloween with this Incredibles Adaptive Wheel Chair Cover!
  • AUTHENTIC INCREDIBLES WHEELCHAIR COVER - features Incredibles logo art and comes with 2 felt car pieces and 22 support bars - 6 large, 8 medium, and 8 small
  • EASY TO ASSEMBLE COSTUMES FOR WHEELCHAIR - Each piece can be easily put together by inserting support bars and attaching them to the wheelchair with the fabric strips
  • INSPIRED PIXAR COSTUMES FOR WHEELCHAIRS - Pair this cover with our adaptive Incredibles costume to complete your powerful look!
  • QUALITY ADAPTIVE COSTUMES FOR KIDS DESIGNED WITH CARE - To keep this Incredibles themed rolling costume maintained, we recommend spot cleaning - Cover only, does not include costume or wheelchair.

20. The Electric Chair

This has to be one of the most creative Halloween wheelchair costumes. You need a black and white striped outfit and a few adjustments to your mobility device.

@breaking_atrophy The “Electric Chair” & the cap actually sparked⚡️!!!!! #costume #wheelchair #halloween ♬ This is Halloween – Dave Mercury

21. Shopping Cart

A fun and easy DIY to transform your mobility device into an awesome Halloween costume.

22. Dr. Who

Dr. Who is one of the most iconic heroes in science fiction history. He’s also got a great costume that can be adapted to fit your needs.

The costume comes with a Tardis (a time machine) and all the accessories to make it look like your favorite Doctor.

23. Jack Sparrow Pirate Ship

This costume is perfect for bringing the pirate theme to the Halloween party. You can even add some accessories to make it look like you are on a ship in the middle of a storm.

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Disney Store Deluxe Captain Hook Halloween Costume Kids Size S Small 5-6 5T Brown
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Disney Store Deluxe Captain Hook Halloween Costume Kids Size S Small 5-6 5T Brown
  • Authentic and exclusive Disney Store product with reliable quality and durability
  • Includes coat, shirt front, pants and boot covers Velveteen jacket trimmed in brocade and gold lamé with ruffled cuffs Faux pocket flaps
  • Attached belt in front with self-stick fabric closure White ruffled shirt front with self-stick fabric closure in back Black pants with elastic waist and cuffs
  • Boot covers with elastic band on bottom fit over shoes
  • Inspired by Walt Disney's animated classic Peter Pan

24. Queen of Hearts

Queen of Hearts is a popular character from Alice in Wonderland [1]. The queen of hearts costume is one that many people like to wear on Halloween because it makes them feel like they are one with their favorite fairy tale character.

If you don’t have time to make your costume, plenty of online costumes will give you this look for an affordable price.

Forum Novelties womens Alice in Wonderland Costume Queen Of Hearts, Red, Standard US
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Forum Novelties womens Alice in Wonderland Costume Queen Of Hearts, Red, Standard US
  • REALISTIC DETAILING: A beautiful long multicoloured dress with bell sleeve, white puffy underskirt with red hearts.
  • COMFORTABLE FIT: Lightweight, breathable and soft fabric offers a great corset.
  • VERSATILE: Great for Halloween trick and treat, role plays, story enactments, dress up games, fancy dress, stage performances and more.
  • PACK INCLUDES: The package includes the gown of queen of hearts only. Crown and Scepter are not included.
  • EXCELLENT QUALITY: Made by Forum Novelties, a leader in Halloween costume and accessories for more than 30 years.

25. Minecraft Pig

If you’re feeling a little creative and want to spice up your Halloween costume, why not try something different?

Minecraft Pig is a popular costume option for wheelchair users. The costume will have you looking like an adorable little porker!

This costume is easy enough for any beginner seamstress or sewer to create, so if you’re looking for a cute outfit for Halloween this year, look no further!

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Pig Ride On Minecraft Inflatable Costume, Kids Inflating Costume Jumpsuit with Fan, Up to Size (7-8) Multicolored
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Pig Ride On Minecraft Inflatable Costume, Kids Inflating Costume Jumpsuit with Fan, Up to Size (7-8) Multicolored
  • OFFICIALLY LICENSED INFLATABLE MINECRAFT COSTUME - Child size Minecraft Inflatable Pig Costume so you can impress your gamer friends this Halloween
  • AUTHENTIC PIG RIDE ON MINECRAFT COSTUMES - Includes nylon jumpsuit and adjustable straps, making it easy to wear for most kids
  • COMFORTABLE MINECRAFT KIDS COSTUME - This kids Minecraft costume fit is made of soft, breathable material that is safe and comfy to wear at home or with friends
  • MINECRAFT VIDEO GAME INSPIRED COSTUMES - This Pig inflatable Minecraft costume is sure get some likes both on social media and in real life
  • QUALITY KIDS COSTUMES DESIGNED WITH CARE - To keep this official Minecraft costume well maintained, we recommend spot cleaning with care - Requires 4 AA batteries - Batteries not included.

26. Steam Train

All aboard! Turn your wheelchair into this excellent steam train.

27. PJ Masks Cat Car

PJ Masks Cat Car Adaptive Wheelchair Cover

If you have a wheelchair, there are some fun and unique Halloween costumes that you can wear. The PJ masks cat car is a great choice.

The costume will make you stand out!

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PJ Masks Cat Car Adaptive Wheelchair Cover — $49.99

Do not let your child feel left out this Halloween and let them dress up with this PJ Masks Cat Car Adaptive Wheelchair Cover. This amazing wheelchair cover will make them ride in style while trick or treating.

28. Scooby Doo Mystery Machine

The Scooby Doo Mystery Machine is one of the most popular Halloween costumes. 

You can find many different versions of this costume online or at your local costume shop. Your choice will depend on how much time you have and how much money you want to spend.

If you want to make it yourself, there are plenty of tutorials online that show how to make your own Scooby Doo Mystery Machine costume.

29. Fire Truck

The fire truck is one of the most classic Halloween costumes for wheelchair users. A classic red and white fire truck with a ladder and a bucket is a great way to make sure everyone knows what you’re going as.

It’s also an easy change-up from your usual costume if you want something different from everyone else.

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Golray Kids Fireman Costume Dress-Up Set Role Toys with Firefighter Accessories Costume Coat and Pants Boys Girls Halloween
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Golray Kids Fireman Costume Dress-Up Set Role Toys with Firefighter Accessories Costume Coat and Pants Boys Girls Halloween
  • Complete Fireman Role Play Costume Set - Includes fireman Costume (Coat+Pants), Adjustable Helmet, Loudspeaker, Extinguisher, Flashlight(contain button battery), Walkie Talkie, Whistle, Hammer, Crowbar, Belt, Fireman Badge, Gift Backpack. Super deluxe firefighter costumes set with abundant fireman accessories toys, let your child dress up from top to bottom and look like a real firefighter. This will definitely make your little fire chief excited!
  • Fun Scenario Play - Put on our carefully prepared firefighter set, your child will transform into a firefighter soldier. Bring a safety helmet to adjust goggles, hold a walkie-talkie to conduct on site command. The waist has a loudspeaker, flashlight, fire extinguisher, fire ax, and other, like a real fireman. You kids become to a brave, smart and respectable firefighter, abundant firefighter accessories support children who enjoyed playing with their imagination and simulate various situations.
  • HIGH QUALITY - Our fireman costume made of 100% Polyester, skin-friendly, safe for kids, durable, washable, with reflective strip, printed letter on the back “FIRE DEPT”
  • Halloween Costume Role Play for kids Gift- Perfect for Halloween dress-up parties, kids' Halloween costumes, fireman role play party, fireman costume kids, fireman costume for boys, events, and everyday fun, Enhance children's awareness of responsibility for fire prevention, cultivate children's imagination, is children's 3 -10 age toddler boys and girls Christmas Halloween gift.
  • Customer Service - Strictly control the integrity of products so there is usually no shortage of parts. Support refund or resend for any missing or damaged parts in your package. We have a special after-sales team. please feel free to contact us for the first time and we will solve for you.

30. Troll Flower

If you’re a fan of Queen poppy, then this wheelchair cover designed to look like the flower face balloon would be perfect.

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Golray Kids Fireman Costume Dress-Up Set Role Toys with Firefighter Accessories Costume Coat and Pants Boys Girls Halloween
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Golray Kids Fireman Costume Dress-Up Set Role Toys with Firefighter Accessories Costume Coat and Pants Boys Girls Halloween
  • Complete Fireman Role Play Costume Set - Includes fireman Costume (Coat+Pants), Adjustable Helmet, Loudspeaker, Extinguisher, Flashlight(contain button battery), Walkie Talkie, Whistle, Hammer, Crowbar, Belt, Fireman Badge, Gift Backpack. Super deluxe firefighter costumes set with abundant fireman accessories toys, let your child dress up from top to bottom and look like a real firefighter. This will definitely make your little fire chief excited!
  • Fun Scenario Play - Put on our carefully prepared firefighter set, your child will transform into a firefighter soldier. Bring a safety helmet to adjust goggles, hold a walkie-talkie to conduct on site command. The waist has a loudspeaker, flashlight, fire extinguisher, fire ax, and other, like a real fireman. You kids become to a brave, smart and respectable firefighter, abundant firefighter accessories support children who enjoyed playing with their imagination and simulate various situations.
  • HIGH QUALITY - Our fireman costume made of 100% Polyester, skin-friendly, safe for kids, durable, washable, with reflective strip, printed letter on the back “FIRE DEPT”
  • Halloween Costume Role Play for kids Gift- Perfect for Halloween dress-up parties, kids' Halloween costumes, fireman role play party, fireman costume kids, fireman costume for boys, events, and everyday fun, Enhance children's awareness of responsibility for fire prevention, cultivate children's imagination, is children's 3 -10 age toddler boys and girls Christmas Halloween gift.
  • Customer Service - Strictly control the integrity of products so there is usually no shortage of parts. Support refund or resend for any missing or damaged parts in your package. We have a special after-sales team. please feel free to contact us for the first time and we will solve for you.

What To Consider When Getting a Wheelchair Halloween Costume

If you’re looking for an awesome wheelchair-friendly Halloween costume, here are some tips and suggestions:

One of the most important things to consider when getting a new wheelchair-friendly Halloween costume is that it should be comfortable and easy to move in.

Knowing what type of wheelchair one uses will help you decide on a costume design that will work best for their needs. [2]

Another thing to consider is what kind of accessories the costume requires. If it involves anything other than the outfit itself, such as shoes or gloves, these should also be included in the price.

Consider Your Budget

Costumes can get expensive, and sometimes it’s hard to justify spending money on something that might not be used or worn often.

In addition, consider how much time you would spend getting ready for the party and what it will cost you in terms of time spent getting ready.

Choose a Theme

If you want something more contemporary and trendy, choose one option instead of one of those traditional costumes like a witch or other scary characters.

You can also go with something more whimsical, like a cat or dog, if you want something less intimidating than witches or vampires.

Choose Something Trendy

If you want something that people will remember at the end of the night (and maybe even years later).

You also want to think about how long the costume will last before being replaced because some outfits only have limited life spans before they start falling apart at the seams or developing holes in them.

Conclusion

We understand that you might feel a little self-conscious in your wheelchair, so we’ve put together a list of costumes that will make you look like the most incredible person at the party.

We’ve also got some ideas for ensuring your outfit is safe and comfortable, so even if you don’t have a lot of mobility, you can still enjoy yourself without getting into trouble.

family wearing a witch hat for Halloween

Which one is your favorite Halloween costume for wheelchair users? Share below!

Resources

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  • 2. Types of wheelchairs – ProQuest [Internet]. www.proquest.com. [cited 2022 Sep 27]. Available from: https://search.proquest.com/openview/16a83395cd213358ab20cd229906bfc0/1?pq-origsite=gscholar&cbl=48772

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