(709) 727-4705 info@nlbia.ca

Fitness and Recreation

Fitness Centres in St. John’s

YMCA/YWCA Northeast Avalon
PO Box 21291
St. John’s, NL, A1A 5G6

Ches Penney Family Y
35 Ridge Road (Location map)
St. John’s, NL, A1B 4P5
Phone: (709) 726-YMCA (9622)

The City of St. John’s

The City if St. John’s has a number of recreation and fitness facilities. For a complete list and contact information visit www.stjohns.ca or call/email (709) 576-8499, (709) 576-8155, or recreation@stjohns.ca.

The Works/Aquarena
Email: aquarena@mun.ca
Aquarena: (709) 864-3798
Field House: (709) 864-4422
Fax: (709) 864-3254
Mail: 17 Westerland Rd, St. John’s, NL, A1B 3R7

All of these facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities. As well a city of St. John’s Attendant pass is available for many of these facilities.

An Attendant/Support person who accompanies a person with a disability will be permitted to enter any City-sponsored event or program, free of charge, with an Attendant Pass. The pass is written in the name of the person with the disability/special needs. The person with the attendant pass pays for the event/program and the attendant enters the event free.

For more information contact: Inclusive service at (709) 576-4450 or email recreation@stjohns.ca.


Mile One
St. John’s Sports and entertainment venue.
St. John’s attendant pass is available for use at Mile One (Please see above)
To contact please visit website or call the numbers listed below

(709) 758-1111 General
(709) 576-7657 Box Office
Box Office Hours: Daily 9:30am – 5pm


Movies (Empire theatres)
48 Kenmount Road
Avalon Mall
St. John’s, NL, A1B 1W3
Phone: (709) 722-5775
Movie Line: (709) 758-FILM (3456)

Access2Entertainment Pass provides a significant discount for a support person who accompanies a person with a disability.

For more information and an application form go to www.access2.ca or call (709) 722-5763

Newfoundland and Labrador Brain Injury Support Group

This is a support group which is organized and run by Marina White, a member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Brain Injury Association Board. The group meets every Wednesday for activities such as bowling, cards, bingo or movies.

For more information call Marina at (709) 754-4941 or email marinawhite@nl.rogers.com.