Enhancing Accessibility in Post-Secondary Education Institutions
Sports and Recreation Resources
In this section you will find resources and references relating to sports and recreation for people with disabilities within PSE institutions. These resources may assist you in implementing or enhancing recreation programs and services for people with disabilities on campus.
- Dalhousie University has a fully accessible recreational facility, called the Dalplex, with ramps and elevators, as well as support staff to help assist students with disabilities. http://athletics.dal.ca/membership_facilities/accessibility.html For more information on Student Accessibility Services at Dalhousie, please visit http://studentaccessibility.dal.ca.
- Douglas College organizes gym time and summer camps for wheelchair sports.
For additional contact information visit http://www.douglas.bc.ca/campus-life/contact.html
- The Recreation facilities at Simon Fraser University are fully accessible, with accessible equipment designed for students with disabilities and for students in wheelchairs, including a wheelchair lift for the pool. http://students.sfu.ca/recreation/facility/accessibility.html