PLEASE NOTE: This listing is compiled by CILT for information purposes only. CILT does not recommend or endorse the companies listed.
1075 North Service Rd. West,
Porta Service Inc.
110 West Beavercreek Rd
Richmond Hill ON L4B 1J9
Adapt-Able Design Group
75 Dufflaw Rd., Ste. 203,
191 Eglinton Ave. E., Ste. 301,
45 Stag Hill Dr.
19 Lupin Dr.,
Ph: 416-592-6766 / eve & wkend 416-386-0131
Measurements for Basic Accessibility for Wheelchairs
Minimum Clear Opening of Doorway
81 cm (32 inches) measured between the face of the door and the stop with the door open 90 degrees.
Minimum Clear Turning Space
150 cm (60 inches) diameter
Maximum slope is 1:12 (8.33%) and maximum horizontal length between landings is 9 meters
The ratio 1:12 means that a ramp must have at least 12 meters of length for every rise of 1 meter
For further measurements for heights and widths of kitchen and bathroom areas, please call CILT at 416-599-2458 or email CILT.
CNIB Library for People with Print Disabilities: Reading. Reimagined!
What is available?
Access for public library patrons with print disabilities to:
- Audio Books for all ages and interests
- Accessible newspapers, magazines & online services
- Described videos
- Braille & printbraille
What is a Print Disability?
The inability to read traditional print resulting from:
- Visual Disabilities
- Physical Disabilities
- Learning Disabilities
How do I sign up?
Register today by completing the online registration form:
Library staff may also refer eligible patrons for service using an online form available via the “Online Forms” link at:
What do I need to do?
- Identify your print disability – a self declaration is enough, no documentation is required
- Select the type of service you prefer: online, circulating items, or both
- Provide your public library card number or barcode
What happens next?
A librarian from CNIB will contact you set up your library service.
The CNIB Library’s accessible books may be just what you need to get reading again!
For more information: www.cnib.ca/librarypartners