Accessibility Icons for Parishes
From the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, Sr. Kathleen Schipani
Parishes with Accessibility Information
Church: Accessible entrances, curb cuts, ramps and parking near accessible entrances for churches with parking lots. Sufficiently wide and level approach or gradually sloping ramp to door; doorway wider than 32 inches, with automatic door or one that is easily opened with minimum pressure or usher assistance; parking spaces large enough to accommodate vans with access aisle for discharge on either side of van; parking spaces designated with proper signage.
Church: Restroom facilities adapted for wheelchair users. Restroom has proper door size, enlarged stall, grab bars, clearance space, accessible fixtures and sink.
Parish Meeting Room/Hall: Accessible entrances, parking, curb cuts and ramps to accessible entrances and restroom facilities adapted for wheelchair users for at least one meeting room.
Church and Meeting Room: Church and meeting room are accessible with an accessible restroom.
Assistive Listening Device (ALD):Church is equipped with ALD for sound system. Ear phones or audio loops that enhance the sound are available for people who are hard of hearing.
Confessional: Assistive listening device in the confessional that amplifies the sound for someone who is hard of hearing.