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Sidney Visitor Centre

Visitor Centres, Accessibility

2281 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia, V8L 1W9

Accessibility

This business has self-assessed as having the following accessible attributes. Please contact the business directly for further detail if required.

Mobility

Entrance
  • Entrance has no steps or if there are one or more steps, there is non-slip ramp with a maximum of 5% slope
  • Entry route has a door that is at minimum 815 mm wide
Activities & Transportation
  • Key activities are accessible to guests using mobility devices
  • Accessible spaces have clear views of the main activity (i.e. stage, viewing area)
  • Pathways are hard packed surfaces with a maximum slope 5%

Vision

Overall Space
  • Multiple lighting sources to improve visibility
  • Staff are available to accompany guests through the venue as a guide, and to describe the sights

Hearing

Overall Space
  • Staff are trained to use alternative communication tools such as Apps or text messaging

Cognitive & Sensory Friendly

Overall Space
  • Staff are available to accompany guests through the venue as a guide, and to describe the sights

General

Emergency Plan
  • Emergency plan includes staff trained to provide in-person assistance for people with mobility, visual, and hearing requirements
High Speed Internet Service
  • Business has high-speed internet service available for video application use
Additional Information

One large parking stall; not designated accessible. No public washrooms onsite; available across the street at community centre. Pets welcomes; lots of green space but no specific dog relief area.

Local BC Visitor Centre where you can get tips & tricks on how to explore the back roads of the Saanich Peninsula and Vancouver Island.