Vancouver

Disabled Traveler Resources   

Spinal Cord Injury BC - Accessible Travel Project

Spinal Cord Injury BC has published an Accessible Travel Project, which includes tutorial videos to help wheelchair users figure out getting to/from the airport, the steps needed to check in, go through security and transfer onto a plane. They have also created Your Accessible Travel Guide, a travel tips eBook that is free to download.

Hospitals

BC Children’s Hospital
604-875-2345 

Lions Gate Hospital (North Vancouver)
604-988-3131 

St. Paul’s Hospital
604-682-2344 

Vancouver General Hospital
604-875-4111 

Victoria General Hospital 
250-727-4212 

Whistler Health Care Centre
604-932-4911 

For guide dogs/service animals

College of Veterinarians of BC (Vet Finder)
604-929-7090 

Community Resources

The Arthritis Society BC/Yukon
604-875-5551 or 1-800-321-1433
info@BC.arthritis.ca 

BC Aboriginal Network on Disability 
250-381-7303 or 1-888-815-5511 (TTY accessible) 
bcands@bcands.bc.ca

Disability Alliance BC 
604-872-1278 or 1-800-663-1278
feedback@disabilityalliancebc.org 

BC Lions Society for Children with Disabilities
604-873-1865 or 1-800-818-4483
info@lionsbc.ca 

BC Lung Association
604-731-LUNG (5864) or 1-800-665-LUNG (5864)
info@bc.lung.ca 

BC Lupus Society
604-714-5564 or 1-866-585-8787
info@bclupus.org 

Spinal Cord Injury BC
604-324-3611 or 1-800-689-2477
info@sci-bc.ca 

Bridges to the Future 
604-742-2155 

Canadian Cancer Society BC and Yukon
604-872-4400 or 1-800-663-2524  
frontdesk@bc.cancer.ca 

BC Diabetes
604-683-3734 or 1-888-874-9333
info@bcdiabetes.ca 

Canadian Mental Health Association BC Division
604-688-3234
info@cmha.bc.ca 

Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) BC/Yukon
604-431-2121 or 1-800-563-2642
info@cnib.ca 

Cerebral Palsy Association of BC 
604-408-9484 or 1-800-663-0004
info@bccerebralpalsy.com 

Developmental Disabilities Association
604-273-9778
info@develop.bc.ca 

Heart and Stroke Foundation of BC/Yukon
778-372-8000 or 1-888-473-4636

Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada BC/Yukon Division
604-689-3144
info@mssociety.ca 

Muscular Dystrophy Canada 
604-732-8799 
info.bc@mssociety.ca 

Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Association of BC
604-878-7000
info@sbhabc.org 

Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing 
604-736-7391 TTY: 604-736-2527
info@WIDHH.com