HandyDART operator assisting a customer

Help shape the future of accessibility programs at TransLink

Are you passionate, knowledgeable, and committed to improving accessibility and public transit? We’re looking for new members of the 2022 HandyDART…


HandyDART customer handing Compass Card to operator

Compass and discounted fares coming to HandyDART

Improvements will roll out on October 1, 2021 TransLink is introducing Compass and age-based discounts for HandyDART customers on October 1. These…


Community shuttle operator Mike Nancke

Community shuttle operator Mike Nancke proudly represents the company

At 6 feet 4 inches tall, Community Shuttle Operator Mike Nancke stands out in a crowd. Approach him, and you’re drawn to his easy smile, soothing…


Transit rider Lucas Gates

How to build the confidence to ride transit

Trip plan, doing it and just repetition until you’re comfortable. That’s the advice from Lucas Gates, a relatively new transit commuter. He…


New interactive tool supports transit use for people of all abilities

TransLink is launching a series of online tools designed to help people of all abilities, including those on the autism spectrum, confidently and…


Bus travelling on Hastings Street

TransLink welcomes aboard Guide and Service Dogs-in-Training

TransLink's opening the doors to the Vancouver Transit Centre bus depot to dozens of Guide and Service Dogs-in-Training. The new recruits will be…


National AccessAbility Week: A Conversation with Erin Windross

May 31 to June 6 is the National AccessAbility Week, a week that celebrates the valuable contributions of Canadians with disabilities and recognize…


Tamara Tedesco

National AccessAbility Week: A Conversation with Tamara Tedesco

May 31 to June 6 is the National AccessAbility Week, a week that celebrates the valuable contributions of Canadians with disabilities and recognize…


Pamela Findling performing at a comedy show

National AccessAbility Week – Pamela Findling on her personal experience and things we can do about accessibility during COVID-19

Pamela performing at a stand-up comedy show. She often shares her personal experience of being hearing impaired in her performances. May 31 to June 6…


Tactile and braille signage to be installed at bus stops across Metro Vancouver

TransLink Board approves $7 million for industry-leading accessibility program. TransLink moves ahead with plans to implement an industry-leading…


National AccessAbility Week

8 ways TransLink promotes accessibility

May 26 - June 1 is National AccessAbility Week - a week dedicated to changing the way we think, talk and act about accessibility and inclusion.…


Wheelchair passenger riding the bus

Keeping transit accessible

TransLink recognizes and celebrates the diverse demographic of transit users on our system. In fact, we have an entire team of Access Transit…


New “low-floor” community shuttles a first for TransLink

Five "low-floor" community shuttles are now in service in the North Shore as part of a pilot. We're making transit more accessible for our……


New community shuttle buses arrive for Bowen Island

The first of three brand-new community shuttles for Bowen Island entered service this week. Hey Bowen Island! Exciting news—the first of three…


HandyDART booking window is being expanded May 1, 2017

We are so happy to announce that TransLink is implementing the first of a series of recommendations to improve HandyDART service. Beginning May 1,…


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