Supporting Inclusivity and Accessibility at Pride
Our mission is to connect everyone in Toronto with safe, reliable rides at the tap of a button. We know that riders with disabilities face a variety of problems accessing on-demand transportation, especially during events.
That’s why we’ve partnered with Pride Toronto to offer free accessibility rides on parade day. Those viewing the parade from the accessibility areas can ride for free, be it uberWAV, uberASSIST, uberPOOL, or uberX, on July 3.
Accessibility Services and Features
Our wheelchair accessible vehicle option, which connects riders with paratransit drivers in vehicles that are equipped with hydraulic ramps or lifts.
Find out more on uberWAV here.
An option designed for riders who may have a disability, older adults, and those who may just feel more comfortable with an extra hand when getting from place to place. Drivers will provide door-to-door service, helping riders to enter and exit the vehicle.
Find out more about uberASSIST here.
- VoiceOver iOS and wireless braille display capabilities for the blind and visually Impaired community.
- Visible and vibrating alerts to aid deaf and hard-of-hearing driver-partners.
Learn more about our accessibility options here.
We’re excited to expand the Uber for Business platform beyond business travel, to include a world-class customer transportation solution, Uber Central. With Uber Central, organizations of all shapes and sizes can now easily provide on-demand, door-to-door transportation for their customers, clients, and guests.
A little over a year ago, we set out to put a new spin on an old classic–make reliable food delivery available at the tap of a button. Back then, we started by offering food in the UberEATS app from 1,000 pioneering restaurant partners in four cities. And today, more than 40,000 restaurants globally–from poke shops to pasta spots–are sharing food with customers through UberEATS. With a growing restaurant community comes more choices and more complexity. So we’re cooking up features to continue to make UberEATS easy and reliable. Here is a taste–
This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.