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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AbleDeen3 hours ago
Footdee
Foggy start down at Aberdeen Beach, but, will brighten up! Finger crossed🤞! Able Deen will be located around Footdee end! Go check us out between 10-4pm for a wee shot of a scooter/wheelchair! See you later on, folks👍! #abledeen2022 #footdee #aberdeenbeach #abletoventure
AbleDeen
AbleDeen1 day ago
*weekly update😊* Able Deen locations as follows;👇
17 May(Tue): Aberdeen Beach,
18 May(Wed): Tillydrone,
19 May(Thu): Northfield,
20 May(Fri): Seaton Park,
21 May(Sat): Duthie Park..
*Typical times between 10-4pm👈*
#abledeen2022 #abledeenareas #abledeenparks #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen3 days ago
Hazlehead Park
Morning, folks👋! It's promising to be a cracking day for a visit to Hazlehead Park😊! Able Deen is located at the top car park with ways of helping you get mobile about the park♿️! Hope to see you all soon! Times between 10-4pm👍! #abledeen2022 #hazleheadpark #hazlehead #abletoexplore #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen4 days ago
Seaton Park
Seaton Park, anyone? Fancy visiting this lovely park today? Able Deen will be available in the car park between 10-4pm! Hope to see you soon, folks! #abledeen2022 #seatonpark #abletovisit #abledeenparks #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen5 days ago
Good morning from Mastrick today👋! Go visit Able Deen & borrow a scooter or wheelchair from us! Pop along to the shops or just venture about for the day! See you soon, folks! #abledeen2022 #mastrickshops #mastrick #mobility #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen6 days ago
Torry Library
Hello Torry👋! Get out & about today with some help from Able Deen! We are located at Torry Library between 10-4pm, folks! See you soon! #abledeen2022 #torryshops #torry #mobility #abletoshop #Aberdeen

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2 hours ago
Foggy start down at Aberdeen Beach, but, will brighten up! Finger crossed🤞! Able Deen will be located around Footdee end! Go check us out between 10-4pm for a wee shot of a scooter/wheelchair! See you later on, folks👍! #abledeen2022 #footdee #aberdeenbeach #abletoventure https://t.co/3s6DgE9ccm AbleDeen2019 photo
1 day ago
*weekly update😊* Able Deen locations as follows;👇
17 May(Tue): Aberdeen Beach,
18 May(Wed): Tillydrone,
19 May(Thu): Northfield,
20 May(Fri): Seaton Park,
21 May(Sat): Duthie Park..
*Typical times between 10-4pm👈*
#abledeen2022 #abledeenareas
info👉 https://t.co/rXj1XkDa7q
3 days ago
Morning, folks👋! It's promising to be a cracking day for a visit to Hazlehead Park😊! Able Deen is located at the top car park with ways of helping you get mobile about the park♿️! Hope to see you all soon! Times between 10-4pm👍! #abledeen2022 #hazleheadpark #abletoexplore https://t.co/BtnGEgO4qM AbleDeen2019 photo
4 days ago
Seaton Park, anyone? Fancy visiting this lovely park today? Able Deen will be available in the car park between 10-4pm! Hope to see you soon, folks! #abledeen2022 #seatonpark #abletovisit #abledeenparks #aberdeen https://t.co/tVzgKWsV3X AbleDeen2019 photo
5 days ago
Good morning from Mastrick today👋! Go visit Able Deen & borrow a scooter or wheelchair from us! Pop along to the shops or just venture about for the day! See you soon, folks! #abledeen2022 #mastrickshops #mastrick #mobility #aberdeen https://t.co/mUXthrTyiw AbleDeen2019 photo
6 days ago
Hello Torry👋! Get out & about today with some help from Able Deen! We are located at Torry Library between 10-4pm, folks! See you soon! #abledeen2022 #torryshops #torry #mobility #abletoshop #aberdeen https://t.co/OsBEHQS5Ao AbleDeen2019 photo

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Jordon

Hello, my name is Jordon, I am 20 years old and a volunteer with Shopmobility AbleDeen. I have been volunteering with the organisation since 2017/18,

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