Accessibility

The Ottawa Children’s Festival de la jeunesse (OCF) is committed to diversity, inclusion and accessibility for persons with disabilities and to ensuring that its policies, practices and procedures are consistent with and promote the core principles of dignity, independence, integration and equal opportunity.

 

A link to the complete Ottawa Children’s Festival de la jeunesse “Accessibility Policy” can be found here:
OCF Accessibility Policies.pdf

Accessibility at Festival Locations

The Ottawa Children’s Festival de la jeunesse is committed to offering a Festival that is accessible to everyone.

LeBreton Flats Park

Address: Sir John A. MacDonald Parkway, directly in front of the Canadian War Museum at 1 Vimy Place, Ottawa ON  K1A 0M8

The LeBreton Flats Park site is an outdoor venue with many pathways.  The park itself is a large grassy area and it can be difficult to manoeuvre a wheelchair.  OCF staff and/or volunteers will be happy to assist you, if required.

Canadian War Museum

Address:  1 Vimy Place, Ottawa ON  K1A 0M8

Parking and Drop Off Information

As identified above, the LeBreton Flats Park site is directly across from the Canadian War Museum and much of the info for drop offs and onsite parking at the museum is the same.

The museum also has information on accessibility available on its website:

www.warmuseum.ca/visit/accessibility-and-special-needs

La Nouvelle Scène

Address:  333, avenue King Edward, Ottawa, ON K1N 7M5

This site is accessible to people in wheelchairs.

If you require further information on accessibility at our Festival sites, please do not hesitate to contact us.