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The Bahamas Disabilities Commission

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Equal Opportunities

The Bahamas Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities) Act 2014, was enacted to end discrimination against persons with disabilities as well as promote their rights to advance equal opportunities, amongst other provisions

Who Are We

The National Commission for Persons with Disabiities is a statuatory body that has been mandated to carryout the provisions of the persons with Disabilities Act. Amont other functions, the comision has additional powers and respnsibilities

The Secretariat

The Word of the National Commission for Persons with Disabilities is assisted and administered by the Secretariat of the Commission. The Secretariat is comprised of a team of full-time personnel who undertake the day-to-day affairs of the Commission

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Accessible Parking Chart Bahamas

Accessible parking spaces must be located on the shortest accessible route from parking to an accessible entrance.

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Building  Accessibility Requirements

Accessibility in buidings including stairs, doorways, ramps, walking surfaces, resrooms and showers

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Public Access

The law says that all buildings which the piblic may access must be accessible to persons with any kind of disability. 

Address:

J.F. Kennedy Drive & Bethel Avenue
Nassu, Bahamas

Phone:

 (242) 397-8600
or (242) 397-8614

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