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:

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AbleDeen2 weeks ago
Staging Post
Bucksburn we are back today & operating between 10-4pm around the Staging Post area! Afraid, it's a rainy morning, but, conditions will improve by around lunchtime! Fingers crossed! 🤞😊 #abledeen2021 #bucksburn #abletovisit #aberdeen
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AbleDeen2 weeks ago
*Weekly Update*Able Deen areas;
4 Tue: Bucksburn
5 Wed: Tillydrone
6 Thu: Northfield
7 Fri: Aberdeen Beach
8 Sat: Duthie Park
*See us between 10-4pm*
#abledeen2021 #bucksburn #tillydrone #northfield #aberdeenbeach #duthiepark #aledeenareas #aberdeen
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AbleDeen2 weeks ago
Hazlehead Park
Welcome to Hazlehead Park! Able Deen's mix of mobility equipment is available to use from 10-4pm today! Find us at top car park closest to cafe! #abledeen2021 #hazleheadpark #abletoexplore #aberdeen
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AbleDeen3 weeks ago
Seaton Park
Yes, it's Seaton Park for Able Deen today! You would never know that you were right in the heart of a busy part of the city! Check us out between 10-4pm!! #abledeen2021 #seatonpark #abletoexplore #aberdeen
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AbleDeen3 weeks ago
Mastrick Community Centre
The Mastrick shops are itching to serve you with all your essential items today & Guess what? Able Deen is going to be there to help you get round them all!! 😊 See you between 10-4pm, folks! #abledeen2021 #mastrickshops #mastrick #abletoshop #aberdeen
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AbleDeen3 weeks ago
Torry Library
Pop along & see us! Able Deen will be beside Torry Library & not far from the wee hub of shops on Victoria Road! Our times today are between 10-4pm! #abledeen2021 #torry #abletoshop #aberdeen

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3 days ago
Good afternoon, folks! Afraid, our Able Deen service is on holidays next week! Planning to be back to Kincorth on Tuesday 25th May & will be back to normal operations! We would like to say thanks for your support & see you on the otherside! 😊 #abledeen2021 #aberdeen
3 days ago
Good morning, folks! Do you fancy Hazlehead Park today? Come along & acquire a scooter/wheelchair/walker from Able Deen! Open between 10-4pm! #abledeen2021 #hazleheadpark #abletoexplore #aberdeen https://t.co/uzU1vAzs9M AbleDeen2019 photo
4 days ago
It's always a joy to be in Seaton Park! Join Able Deen today between 10-4pm & create your own scootering venture about the park! #abledeen2021 #seatonpark #abletoventure #aberdeen https://t.co/BltHTAAm7c AbleDeen2019 photo
5 days ago
Hello, Mastrick! We will be around the Mastrick Shops between 10-4pm today! Give us a visit & take a shot of any of our scooters/wheelchairs/walkers available! #abledeen2021 #abletoshop #mastrickshops #mastrick #aberdeen https://t.co/D52VcTMbaj AbleDeen2019 photo
6 days ago
Look for Able Deen beside the Torry Library today! Our opening hours are between 10-4pm! Grab a chance to borrow a scooter/wheelchair darting between the showers to your local shops! #abledeen2021 #torrylibrary #torry #abletoshop #aberdeen https://t.co/S4fajNYuBl AbleDeen2019 photo
1 week ago
Come find us at Kincorth Shops between 10-4pm today & borrow a scooter/wheelchair for the day! It's a great way to get around & grab a few essentials from your local shops! #abledeen2021 #kincorthshops #kincorth #abletoshop #aberdeen https://t.co/VqmSMMdY4X AbleDeen2019 photo

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