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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AbleDeen21 hours ago
Seaton Park
The Allotments Market(10-1pm) is on today🍏🥬🥦🍓. Able Deen(10-4pm) will be in the car park, ready to provide a wheelchair/scooter for you to pay them a visit on your way around Seaton Park😊. #abledeen2021 #seatonparkfriday #abletovisit #seatonpark #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen2 days ago
Northfield Community Centre
Good morning from Byron Square today!😊 Our Able Deen unit will be situated next to the community centre & library! Come find us & we shall help you out with a scooter/wheelchair! Times between 10-4pm! #abledeen2021 #byronshops #byronsquare #northfield #abletoshop
AbleDeen
AbleDeen3 days ago
Tillydrone Community Campus
Good morning from Tillydrone, it's pretty much dinging down with rain☔ this morning, but, believe this will pass by lunchtime! 🙏😊 So, we are already at location, therefore, will keep to our usual operating times between 10-4pm for now! Any changes will keep you posted, folks! #abledeen2021 #tillyshops #tillydrone #abletoshop #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen4 days ago
Footdee
Morning, folks! It's cloudy, but, still loads of fresh sea air to enjoy down at Aberdeen Beach! Find us near Footdee between 10-4pm today! #abledeen2021 #footdee #aberdeenbeach #abletoventure #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen5 days ago
*weekly update* Able Deen areas;
27 Tue: Aberdeen Beach,
28 Wed: Tillydrone,
29 Thu: Northfield,
30 Fri: Seaton Park,
31 Sat: Duthie Park.
#abledeen2021 #aberdeenbeach #tillydrone #northfield #seatonpark #duthiepark #abledeenareas
AbleDeen
AbleDeen7 days ago
Hazlehead Park
Happy to be at Hazlehead Park today! 😊 Fancy a scooter/wheelchair to get about & to meet your friends or family at the park? Come find us in the top car park between 10-4pm! #abledeen2021 #hazleheadpark #abletoexplore #aberdeen

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21 hours ago
The Allotments Market(10-1pm) is on today🍏🥬🥦🍓. Able Deen(10-4pm) will be in the car park, ready to provide a wheelchair/scooter for you to pay them a visit on your way around Seaton Park😊. #abledeen2021 #seatonparkfriday #abletovisit #seatonpark #aberdeen
2 days ago
Good morning from Byron Square today!😊 Our Able Deen unit will be situated next the community centre & library! Come find us & we shall help you out with a scooter/wheelchair! Times between 10-4pm! #abledeen2021 #byronshops #byronsquare #northfield #abletoshop
3 days ago
Good morning, Tillydrone! It's pretty much dinging down with rain☔ this morning, but, believe this will pass by lunchtime! 🙏😊 So, we are already at location, therefore, will keep to our usual operating times between 10-4pm for now! Any changes will keep you posted, folks!
4 days ago
Morning, folks! It's cloudy, but, still loads of fresh sea air to enjoy down at Aberdeen Beach! Find us near Footdee between 10-4pm today! #abledeen2021 #footdee #aberdeenbeach #abletoventure #aberdeen
5 days ago
*weekly update* Able Deen areas;
27 Tue: Aberdeen Beach,
28 Wed: Tillydrone,
29 Thu: Northfield,
30 Fri: Seaton Park,
31 Sat: Duthie Park.
#abledeen2021 #aberdeenbeach #tillydrone #northfield #seatonpark #duthiepark #abledeenareas
7 days ago
Happy to be at Hazlehead Park today! 😊 Fancy a scooter/wheelchair to get about & to meet your friends or family at the park? Come find us in the top car park between 10-4pm! #abledeen2021 #hazleheadpark #abletoexplore #aberdeen

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