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The training forum will be held at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, a wheelchair accessible venue located at 7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond, BC. We respectfully acknowledge the traditional territory of the Coast Salish people on whose land we will be gathering.


We have reserved a block of rooms at the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, which is also the training forum venue. Please call the hotel directly at 604-273-7878 or 1-800-325-3535 (toll-free) or click here to reserve your accommodation no later than November 8, 2019. Specify the Ending Violence Association of BC (EVA BC) to receive the quoted rate of $189 plus tax, for single or double occupancy. Please note the hotel requires 48-hour notice prior to check in for cancellation.

Getting to the Hotel

If you are flying: Complimentary airport shuttle service is available to guests of the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel. The shuttle runs 24 hours a day from the main terminal.  From the airport, shuttle departs quarter past and quarter to the hour and from hotel it departs every half hour on the hour.

Call the hotel from the display board in baggage claim areas of the airport or dial 604-273-7878 and request a pick up. Please watch for the posted signage marked Hotel Shuttle Pick-Up Areas at the arrivals level of the airport OR please wait for shuttle at the designated area.

Shuttle service is also available to and from the South Terminal. You need to call the hotel directly and advise the hotel operator.  They will then arrange for a shuttle to pick you up.

If you are driving: Participants arriving by car can find directions by contacting the hotel directly.

If you are using public transit: The hotel is within a 10-minute walk of the “Richmond – Brighouse” Canada Line Station.


Complimentary parking for training forum participants is provided by the Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel. Upon arrival, just park anywhere in the hotel parking lot and provide your license plate number at the front desk. You may pre-register your license plate number in advance by clicking on this link.

Services at the Event

Odin Books will have resources available for purchase at the training forum. Two Massage Therapists and one Reflexologist will also be available to provide massage therapy and reflexology free of charge. Please reserve a spot with them directly on site. Overnight guests can take advantage of the hotel’s business and fitness centres, among other amenities.

A Scent-Free Event!

Strong scents can make the training forum inaccessible for participants who are environmentally sensitive. Please help us create a scent-free environment by not using perfume, cologne and other scented products.

Photography at the Event

Photographs will be taken throughout the event. Please notify staff at the registration desk or the photographer if you do not want to appear in photos.

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