Discounts Available

Some local venues such as petting zoos or the corn maze might have discounts for people with disabilities and/or their assistant. Here are a few we are aware of:

Access2entertainment provides discounted movie passes for the companion of a person with a disability.


B.C. Ferries provides discounts to the person with a disability and their escort.


BC Parks Campsite Fees for Persons with DisabilitiesPersons with disabilities may be eligible to camp for free in road accessible BC provincial parks.


Child Disability Benefit The Child Disability Benefit is a tax-free benefit for families who care for a child under age 18 with a severe and prolonged impairment in mental or physical functions.

Contact: Canada Revenue Agency

         Easter Seals provides a Disability Travel Card.  When a cardholder presents the Disability Travel Card when purchasing a ticket for travel with one of our participating partners, one support person can accompany them at a reduced fare. The Disability Travel Card holder pays regular ticket price.


         Fuel Tax Refund for Persons with Disabilities –   individuals with certain disabilities may apply for a refund of the provincial motor fuel tax they pay on gasoline, diesel or propane used in their vehicle.

         Greater Vancouver Zoo provides for the attendant of a person with special needs to visit the zoo for free.


Home Owner Grant A grant, in addition to the basic home owner grant, is available to persons with disabilities receiving a disability allowance under the Employment and Assistance for Persons with Disabilities Act.

         Contact: local municipality

Royal Wax Museum on Vancouver Island – provides free admission to the assistant/parent.

BC Museum on Vancouver Island – provides free admission to the assistant/parent.

Tax Credits 

Canada Caregiver Tax Credit: Do you support a spouse or common-law partner, or a dependent with a physical or mental impairment? The Canada caregiver credit (CCC) is a non-refundable tax credit that may be available to you.