An exciting new service for Aberdeen.

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In partnership with Shopmobility Aberdeen

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We are a charity whose aim is to increase independence, freedom, self esteem and choice for people with disabilities.

Able to Socialise

Your Friends, Your Family, You're Included.
Ever been invited to join in with an outing or a social event but you were not sure if you would manage it?

Able Deen is here to assist you.

COVID 19 message

we are back on a limited timetable, with PPE for our staff, rigorous cleaning regimen for the equipment and social distancing rules as follows:

  • No access to the interior of the vehicle
  • Only the person using the service to approach the vehicle
  • All instructions given by staff are to be followed

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Able to Shop

Your Clothes, Your Food, Your Choice.
Want to visit your local shops to get your food shopping, have your hair done, buy a gift for someone or treat yourself to a fine piece?

Able Deen is here to assist you.

Able to Participate

Your City, Your Services, Your Say.
Have an issue you want to discuss with your local Councillor but can't get to their surgery, is there a big development happening near you and you want to see the plans but find it difficult to get out and about?

Able Deen is here to assist you.

Able to Visit

Your Parks, Your Gardens, You're There.
Fancy a visit to Duthie Park to have a trip round the Winter Gardens, Aberdeen Beach for a stroll along the Prom or an ice cream cone, Johnstone Gardens to see all the beautiful plants?

Able Deen will be there to assist you.

Able to Volunteer

Your Skills, Your Enthusiasm, You're Needed.
Want to make real, practical, positive differences to people in your community? Want to learn new skills and meet new people?

Do you have a few hours to spare each week?
Able Deen needs you!

Able to Explore

Your Places, Your Things, Your Way.
Whether it's going somewhere you haven't been in ages, finding somewhere completely new or trying out an event or show.

Able Deen is here to assist you.

What is Able Deen?

Helping to connect the community.

The Able Deen service will take our wheelchairs, scooters and volunteers to the four corners of Aberdeen to enable people to access their local services, facilities, shops etc.

We want you to tell us where you would like Able Deen to visit and what you would like it to help you be Able to do.

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Able Deen services

The Able Deen facility will be able to provide you with:

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AbleDeen6 days ago
Duthie Park
Last day before Able Deen is on holiday! Duthie Park is our chosen destination today😊! So, pop along & just take a few hours enjoying the sights in the park! Catch us between 10-4pm👍! #abledeen2021 #aberdeen #duthiepark #abletovisit
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AbleDeen1 week ago
Seaton Park
Able Deen♿ is at the car park in Seaton Park between 10-4pm today! Adventures around the park is always fun😊! Even take a rumble into Old Aberdeen or just pop along to the Cruickshank Botanical Gardens, too! #abledeen2021 #seatonpark #aberdeen #abletoexplore
AbleDeen
AbleDeen1 week ago
Northfield Community Centre
Hello Northfield, we are with you today from 10-4pm👍! Able Deen is at Byron Square with it's usual mix of mobility equipment♿ available for the day! #abledeen2021 #byronsquare #northfield #abletovisit
AbleDeen
AbleDeen1 week ago
Tillydrone Community Campus
Take advantage of our available scooters & wheelchairs♿ around Tillydrone & surrounding areas today! Opening hours between 10-4pm! Just pop in past to Able Deen, folks😊! #abledeen2021 #tillydrone #abletoventure #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen1 week ago
Footdee
Yes, we are back at Aberdeen Beach today🏖️🌊!
Nothing pleases us more than munching on a bacon roll, looking out onto the rolling surf & smelling the sea air! What could be better?
Able Deen♿ will be available around Footdee end between 10-4pm, folks!
Also, a big shout out to the wonderful guys at GB England who spun a bit of magic on Able Deen to get us up & running, again👍! #abledeen2021 #footdee #aberdeenbeach #abletovisit #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen2 weeks ago
*Weekly update*
Our vehicle is now in for some maintenance & may have an impact on our scheduled visits for this week! 😔
Anyway, if we hear of any changes will keep you updated & please keep an eye out for future posts!👀
In the meantime, here is our expected areas as follows;
5 Oct (Tue) : Aberdeen Beach,
6 Oct (Wed) : Tillydrone,
7 Oct (Thu) : Northfield,
8 Oct (Fri) : Seaton Park,
9 Oct (Sat) : Duthie Park..
Fingers crossed for good news tomorrow! 🤞
#abledeen2021 #aberdeenareas #aberdeen

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6 days ago
Last day before Able Deen is on holiday! Duthie Park is our chosen destination today😊! So, pop along & just take a few hours enjoying the sights in the park! Catch us between 10-4pm👍! #abledeen2021 #aberdeen #duthiepark #abletovisit https://t.co/tnmSZupFWj AbleDeen2019 photo
1 week ago
Able Deen♿ is at the car park in Seaton Park between 10-4pm today! Adventures around the park is always fun😊! Even take a rumble into Old Aberdeen or just pop along to the Cruickshank Botanical Gardens, too! #abledeen2021 #seatonpark #aberdeen #abletoexplore https://t.co/pXCCoedx6P AbleDeen2019 photo
1 week ago
Hello Northfield, we are with you today from 10-4pm👍! Able Deen is at Byron Square with it's usual mix of mobility equipment♿ available for the day! #abledeen2021 #byronsquare #northfield #abletovisit https://t.co/l8Fskw65I0 AbleDeen2019 photo
1 week ago
Take advantage of our available scooters & wheelchairs♿ around Tillydrone & surrounding areas today! Opening hours between 10-4pm! Just pop in past to Able Deen, folks😊! #abledeen2021 #tillydrone #abletoventure #aberdeen https://t.co/Q1CtRV3nJF AbleDeen2019 photo
1 week ago
Yes, we are back at Aberdeen Beach today🏖️🌊!
Nothing pleases us more than munching on a bacon roll, looking out onto the rolling surf & smelling the sea air! What could be better?
Also, a big shout out to the wonderful guys at GB England who spun a bit of magic on Able Deen👍! https://t.co/x5X3VxbV4R
AbleDeen2019 photo
2 weeks ago
*Weekly update*
Our vehicle is now in for some maintenance & may have an impact on our scheduled visits for this week! 😔
Anyway, if we hear of any changes will keep you updated & please keep an eye out for future posts👀!
Fingers crossed🤞! #abledeen2021

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