Able Deen. Mobility on your doorstep.

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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:

  • The use of mobility equipment, manually powered wheelchairs, powered scooters and walking frames
  • A volunteer companion to provide company and assistance when you are about and about
  • A safe, quiet place to relax and gather your thoughts

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AbleDeen13 hours ago
Able Deen is ending the week at Hazlehead Park tomorrow! Our operating times from the top car park will be 10-4pm! Be delighted to get you mobile! #abledeen2020 #hazleheadpark #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
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AbleDeen19 hours ago
Seaton Park
What a lovely path to explore along at Seaton Park? It's feeling pretty mild, too! So, swing past to Able Deen, grab a scooter & go on your own adventure! See you between 10-4pm today! #abledeen2020 #abletoexplore #seatonpark #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
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AbleDeen1 day ago
Just a reminder, folks! Able Deen's at Seaton Park with it's mixed bag of mobility kit tomorrow! See you between 10-4pm! #abledeen2020 #seatonpark #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
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AbleDeen2 days ago
Northfield Community Centre
Why not pop out today around Byron Square? Grab some essentials from your local shops! Able Deen is back serving the area between 10-4pm! All our mobility equipment is sanitised before & after use, too! #abledeen2020 #abletoshop #byronsquare #northfield #aberdeen #backbeinglocal
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AbleDeen2 days ago
Ace! Looking forward to visiting Byron Square tomorrow! Our Able Deen service will kick-off at 10am & finish for 4pm! Personally, can't wait to visit the Baker! 😊 #abledeen2020 #abletoshop #byronsquare #northfield #aberdeen #backbeinglocal
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AbleDeen3 days ago
Tillydrone Community Campus
Hello, Tillydrone! Able Deen is back to assist your community from our wonderful range of available mobility kit! We will be operating between 10-4pm for hires today! Rock up with Photo ID & £1 for hire & off you go! #abledeen2020 #abletoexplore #tillydrone #aberdeen #backbeinglocal

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13 hours ago
Able Deen is ending the week at Hazlehead Park tomorrow! Our operating times from the top car park will be 10-4pm! Be delighted to get you mobile! #abledeen2020 #hazleheadpark #aberdeen #parklifenjoy https://t.co/AaEKQObtb2 AbleDeen2019 photo
19 hours ago
What a lovely path to explore along at Seaton Park? It's feeling pretty mild, too! So, swing past to Able Deen, grab a scooter & go on your own adventure! See you between 10-4pm today! #abledeen2020 #abletoexplore #seatonpark #aberdeen #parklifenjoy https://t.co/2Rc1SFeX1h AbleDeen2019 photo
1 day ago
Just a reminder, folks! Able Deen's at Seaton Park with it's mixed bag of mobility kit tomorrow! See you between 10-4pm! #abledeen2020 #seatonpark #aberdeen #parklifenjoy https://t.co/ZTibhDnMTJ AbleDeen2019 photo
2 days ago
Why not pop out today around Byron Square? Grab some essentials from your local shops! Able Deen is back serving the area between 10-4pm! All our mobility equipment is sanitised before & after use, too! #abledeen2020 #abletoshop #byronsquare #northfield #aberdeen #backbeinglocal https://t.co/RFOqPBfnOo AbleDeen2019 photo
2 days ago
Ace! Looking forward to visiting Byron Square tomorrow! Our Able Deen service will kick-off at 10am & finish for 4pm! Personally, can't wait to visit the Baker! 😊 #abledeen2020 #abletoshop #byronsquare #northfield #aberdeen #backbeinglocal https://t.co/jxWhRAWCVN AbleDeen2019 photo
3 days ago
Hello, Tillydrone! Able Deen is back to assist your community from our wonderful range of available mobility kit! We will be operating between 10-4pm for hires today! Rock up with Photo ID & £1 for hire & off you go! #abledeen2020 #tillydrone #aberdeen #backbeinglocal https://t.co/OUYOZCaug0 AbleDeen2019 photo

Featured events 

Northfield

Hello Northfield, were back again.  Able Deen will be in Byron Square today with a range of scooters and wheelchairs ready to help you wherever

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