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Abilities Centre


Venue Description

The Abilities Centre, which opened its doors in June 2012, is a state-of-the-art community facility that sets new standards in Ontario and Canada for accessibility and inclusive and innovative programs that enable people of all abilities and ages to lead healthy, active lives.

It is one of the five venue clusters TO2015 will use to host the 2015 Parapan Am Games.

For the Games, TO2015 will use the courts located on the infield of the 200-metre running track to host judo and boccia during the Parapan Am Games.

Abilities Centre

Location

55 Gordon Street, Whitby, ON

While You're Here

Transportation Information

You can get to the venue by:

 

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Transit

 

Transit will be available to/from this venue and will be included with your event ticket. Check back here in spring 2015 to use the interactive transit trip planner — your best tool to plan your Games journey.

Accessible transit solutions will be available to/from this venue.

Designated Transit Stops

There will be 2 designated transit stops to this venue:

1. Whitby GO Station (accessible)*

This stop will be approximately 1.5km walking distance to/from the venue.

2. Durham Region Transit (DRT): Victoria Street West at Gordon Street (accessible)

Accessible Transit

*An accessible shuttle will be available to/from the venue entrance for spectators who require additional transport from the Whitby GO Station.

 

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Walk, Wheel or Cycle

 

The roadway leading up to this venue will be pedestrian friendly.

Cycling to this venue will be encouraged, and bicycle parking will be available to the south of the venue entrance at the owner’s risk.

 

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Drive

 

Although transit will be a great option to this venue, limited parking spaces will be available at the venue in the north lot.

Accessible Parking

Accessible parking spaces will be available at the venue in the south lot and must be booked in advance. Check back here in spring 2015 to book your accessible parking space.

Check back here in spring 2015 to use the interactive auto trip planner — your best tool to plan your Games journey.