Accessibility

Pool lift in Delbrook pool

North Vancouver Recreation and Culture believes that everyone should have the opportunity to participate in recreation and culture activities.

The new Delbrook Community Recreation Centre features the following:

  • Accessible parking stalls in the underground parking near the elevators.
  • Elevator access to all floors.
  • Several accessible change rooms, washrooms and showers including universal change rooms plus a special change room with a ceiling mounted lift and adult-sized change table.
  • Wheelchair elevator for the main pool and whirlpool. Walk-in entry for the leisure pool.  
  • The main entrance is wheelchair accessible with a 15-minute drop-off zone on the south side of Queens Road.
  • Wheelchair accessible washrooms.
  • Wheelchair accessible counters and sinks in the Pottery Studio and Art Studio
  • Braille labels on room name signs.
  • Accoustical wall treatments in the main lobby and in various activity rooms to cut down on noise and enhance speech intelligibility
  • Audio enhancement technology for the hearing impaired in the multi-purpose/seniors space.

Note:  The North Shore Advisory Committee on Disability Issues was consulted during the planning of the new Delbrook Community Recreation Centre.