Accessibility

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.