Vancouver, Canada

10:00 AM till 16:30 PM January 18th 2020

Location

Mozilla Vancouver
163 W Hastings St, Suite 209 Vancouver, BC V6B 1H5

Organiser

Organiser

Mentor

Mentor

Mentor

Access Information

Getting to the venue

Public Transport

Is there a public transportation stop near the venue? Yes

Notes:

Skytrain stations: Waterfront Station (450m): Canadian line & Expo line
- C Bus from North Vancouver (C bus)
- Taxi cab from Skytrain station


Are public transportation stops accessible to people using mobility devices? Yes

Notes:

If you come by bus, all buses are accessible, and Skytrain has elevators.


Are public transportation stops accessible to people using service animals? Yes

Notes:

Mozilla YVR is a dog-friendly office, service animals are welcome.


Are public transportation stops accessible to people who are sight impaired? Yes

Notes:

Translink: Accessible transit: https://www.translink.ca/Rider-Guide/Accessible-Transit.aspx


Is the area around the venue safe and well-lit? Yes

Notes:

Our office is close to downtown, and there are drug users and homeless people in the neighborhood. The streets in Gastown are busy and well-lit during daytime hours.


Parking

How close is parking to the venue?

Pay parking is available less than 200 meters away: https://www.easypark.ca/find-parking/locations-and-lot-information/lot-details/150-west-pender-st

Are there costs associated with parking?

Yes. See URL above.

Is the parking lot well-lit? No

Notes:

No.


Is the parking lot gated? Yes

Notes:

No


Is the parking lot guarded? Yes

Notes:

No.


Accessing the venue

Is there any building security? Yes

What is the process for entering?

A Mozilla Security guard will let people into the building and upstairs via elevator. You will need to punch in access code 209 at street level entrance to summon Security. That entry door is also wheelchair accessible.

Are there steps going into the building or space?

No.

Are there ramps or elevators?

Yes, the elevator is wheelchair accessible.

Are elevator buttons of an appropriate height for wheelchair users to reach?

Yes.

Is there affordable childcare at or near the venue?

No.

The Venue

Is there a quiet room? Yes

Notes:

Yes.


Is there a nursing room for parents with a newborn? Yes

Notes:

Yes.


Is the venue safe for small children? Yes

Notes:

Yes.


Is the space easily navigable for people using mobility devices or service animals? Yes

Notes:

Yes.


Do chairs in the venue have arms? Yes

Notes:

Yes. We have armless couches.


Are food and (non-alcoholic) drinks allowed in the space? Yes

Notes:

Yes. Tea & coffee available. Pure Bread Bakery and Revolver are nearby. We plan to provide lunch.


How many bathrooms (both single and multiple occupancy) are available?

3

How many wheelchair accessible stalls are there?

1

How many gender-neutral bathrooms are available?

1