Accessibility at Pride

Specific Event Accessibility Info

Each event has its own accessibility information, wherever possible. The Accessibility Events page also lists the information for all upcoming Vancouver Pride events.

To inquire about an accessibility service or reserve an accessibility area space on Parade day, contact us at:
Email: accessibility@vancouverpride.ca
Phone: 604-687-0955


SUMMARY OF ACCESSIBILITY SERVICES

The Vancouver Pride Society provides the following Accessibility Services in 2016:


  • ASL Interpreters
    The BC Rainbow Alliance of the Deaf will be providing ASL Interpretation at all our Festivals and the 2016 Vancouver Pride Parade.


  • Shaded Accessibility Areas
    Shaded Accessibility Areas are set up for attendees requiring them at all Festivals and the 2016 Vancouver Pride Parade.

  • Seating and Wheelchair Space
    Seating and Wheelchair space is available at all Festivals and the 2016 Vancouver Pride Parade.

  • No Cost Water at Accessibility Areas
    In order to ensure that Accessibility Area attendees have an enjoyable and safe Pride experience, water is provided at no cost for Accessibility Area attendees at Festivals and the 2016 Vancouver Pride Parade.

  • Reserved Parking
    Reserved parking is available at Alexandra Park Accessibility Area for the 2016 Vancouver Pride Parade.

  • Fully Accessible Gender Neutral Washrooms
    Fully Accessible Gender Neutral washrooms are available onsite at all our Festivals and the 2016 Vancouver Pride Parade.


  • Descriptive Narration for Visually Impaired Community
    The 2016 Vancouver Pride Parade will be described for people who are blind and partially sighted by VocalEye. Headsets and priority seating will be provided free of charge for people with vision loss in the accessibility area at Alexandra Park from 11 am to 3 pm on Parade Day. Reservations are required. Seating and equipment are limited. Some ride-shares are available for VocalEye members. Please contact 604-364-5949 or info@vocaleye.ca


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