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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AbleDeen3 days ago
Duthie Park
Looks like it's going to be a cloudy & breezy kind of day! Be prepared & wrap up if you are visiting Duthie Park today! Our Able Deen service will be available between 10-4pm! So, pop out & get some fresh air round your gills! #duthiepark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
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AbleDeen4 days ago
We are finishing off our week at the Duthie Park tomorrow! Let's hope it's a bit brighter, too! Able Deen will be available between 10-4pm. Hire a scooter or wheelchair from us & off you go! #duthiepark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
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AbleDeen4 days ago
Seaton Park
Why not pop along to Seaton Park between the showers today? Our Able Deen vehicle is in the car park between 10-4pm! Grab a scooter or wheelchair & venture to the Allotment Stall or Hot Food van! #seatonpark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
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AbleDeen5 days ago
Just a reminder, folks! Able Deen is visiting Seaton Park between 10-4pm tomorrow! The Allotment Stalls is going to be in the park, too! So, enjoy scooting about the park & grab a wee bargain from the stalls! #seatonpark #abledeen2020 #abletoexplore #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
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AbleDeen5 days ago
Hazlehead Park
Come along & have a wee zip about on a scooter/wheelchair at Hazlehead Park today! Able Deen is available between 10-4pm! The Park Cafe is still doing takeaways, too! #hazleheadpark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
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AbleDeen6 days ago
Good evening, folks! Just a reminder for tomorrow at Hazlehead Park! You'll find Able Deen up at the top car park between 10-4pm & ready to supply scooters + wheelchairs for you! #hazleheadpark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy

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3 days ago
Looks like it's going to be a cloudy & breezy kind of day! Be prepared & wrap up if you are visiting Duthie Park today! Our Able Deen service will be available between 10-4pm! So, pop out & get some fresh air round your gills! #duthiepark #abledeen2020 #aberdeen #parklifenjoy https://t.co/cdYpbCU6jc AbleDeen2019 photo
4 days ago
We are finishing off our week at the Duthie Park tomorrow! Let's hope it's a bit brighter, too! Able Deen will be available between 10-4pm. Hire a scooter or wheelchair from us & off you go! #duthiepark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy https://t.co/zS7lE6IW3O AbleDeen2019 photo
4 days ago
Why not pop along to Seaton Park between the showers today? Our Able Deen vehicle is in the car park between 10-4pm! Grab a scooter or wheelchair & venture to the Allotment Stall or Hot Food van! #seatonpark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy https://t.co/6AbQfISFE2 AbleDeen2019 photo
5 days ago
Just a reminder, folks! Able Deen is visiting Seaton Park between 10-4pm tomorrow! The Allotment Stalls is going to be in the park, too! So, enjoy scooting about the park & grab a wee bargain from the stalls! #seatonpark #abledeen2020 #abletoexplore #aberdeen #parklifenjoy
5 days ago
Come along & have a wee zip about on a scooter/wheelchair at Hazlehead Park today! Able Deen is available between 10-4pm! The Park Cafe is still doing takeaways, too! #hazleheadpark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy https://t.co/v0Zx3aXPw7 AbleDeen2019 photo
6 days ago
Good evening, folks! Just a reminder for tomorrow at Hazlehead Park! You'll find Able Deen up at the top car park between 10-4pm & ready to supply scooters + wheelchairs for you! #hazleheadpark #abledeen2020 #abletovisit #aberdeen #parklifenjoy https://t.co/WADF6EMb9f AbleDeen2019 photo

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