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 hours ago
Torry Library
Good morning from Torry! πŸ‘‹ Our scooters or wheelchair are all buffed up & ready for some action! Just pop along to Torry Library & you will find Able Deen parked outside! πŸ‘‰ See you between 10-4pm, folks! 😊 #abledeen2022 #torrylibrary #torryshops #aberdeen
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AbleDeen1 day ago
Kincorth Community Centre
Good morning from Kincorth! πŸ‘‹ We are kick starting our week around the Kincorth Shops, folks! 😊 Maybe see you swinging past between the showers! Our times between 10-4pm πŸ‘ˆ today! #abledeen2022 #kincorthshops #kincorth #aberdeen
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AbleDeen2 days ago
*weekly update* 😊 Able Deen locations as followsπŸ‘‡;
16 Aug(Tue): Kincorth,
17 Aug(Wed): Torry,
18 Aug(Thu): Mastrick,
19 Aug(Fri): Seaton Park,
20 Aug(Sat): Hazlehead Park..
Typical times: 10-4pmπŸ‘ˆ.
#abledeen2022 #abledeenparks #abledeenareas #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen4 days ago
Duthie Park
Good morning from Duthie Park, folks! πŸ‘‹ Able Deen is in the park today! Catch us between 10-4pm πŸ‘ˆ for a shot of a scooter or wheelchair! We are situated between Polmuir Road Gate & the Park Cafe! Hope to see you soon! 😊 #abledeen2022 #duthiepark #abletoexplore #abledeenparks #aberdeen
AbleDeen
AbleDeen5 days ago
Seaton Park
Good morning from Seaton Park, folks! 😊 The Allotment Market Stalls will be in the park today! Grab a scooter/wheelchair from Able Deen & go grab some locally grown veggie & fruit! πŸ₯•πŸ₯”πŸ…πŸ See you soon! πŸ‘ #abledeen2022 #seatonpark #abletovisit #abledeenparks
AbleDeen
AbleDeen6 days ago
Northfield Community Centre
It's Byron Square for Able Deen today! 😊Make life a little bit easier, borrow a scooter or wheelchair from us & pop to the shops! πŸ‘ See you between 10-4pm, folks!!! #abledeen2022 #byronshops #byronsquare #northfield #abletoshop

Twitter

1 week ago
Able Deen is in Tillydrone today!πŸ‘‹ If you fancy a wee wander about your neighbourhood, then, pop past us on Hayton Road! πŸ‘ We have scooters + wheelchairs to help you do it! 😊 See you soon, folks!!! #abledeen2022 #tillyshops #tillydrone #abletoventure #aberdeen https://t.co/04viSVx1zM AbleDeen2019 photo
1 week ago
Good morning, folks! πŸ‘‹ Our scooters & wheelchairs enables everyone to enjoy the beach front & surrounding area! 😊 Why not pop along to Able Deen? See us at Fittie (Footdee) between 10-4pm today πŸ‘ˆ #abledeen2022 #footdee #aberdeenbaech #abletoexplore #aberdeen https://t.co/N2Ctvbhnor AbleDeen2019 photo
1 week ago
*weekly update* Able Deen locations as follows; πŸ‘‡
9 Aug(Tue): Aberdeen Beach,
10 Aug(Wed): Tillydrone,
11 Aug(Thu): Northfield,
12 Aug(Fri): Seaton Park,
13 Aug(Sat): Duthie Park.
Typical times between 10-4pm πŸ‘ˆ
#abledeen2022 #abledeenparks #abledeenareas #aberdeen
2 weeks ago
Hooray for Hazlehead! πŸ‘‹ It's a beautiful park with something for everyone. Don't believe us? Borrow a scooter or wheelchair from Able Deen & go see for yourself! 😊 #abledeen2022 #hazleheadpark #hazlehead #abletoexplore https://t.co/T2yLSJpeYP AbleDeen2019 photo
2 weeks ago
Good morning from Seaton Park πŸ‘‹ The park is looking sensational in the summer sun. Make sure you get to see all of the park by using one of our scooters or wheelchairs πŸ‘ˆ See you soon, folks!!! 😊 #abledeen2022 #seatonpark #abletovisit #abledeenparks https://t.co/iYrvwFYGVA AbleDeen2019 photo
2 weeks ago
Good morning, folks! πŸ‘‹ Go find us beside Mastrick shops on Greenfern Road today! We are waiting to assist with a great wee selection of mobility kit for you! See you between 10-4pm for any queries! 😊 #abledeen2022 #mastrickshops #mastrick #abledeenareas https://t.co/Ph7pF94sjG AbleDeen2019 photo

Featured eventsΒ 

Able Deen in action

Hazlehead Park

Hazlehead Park encompasses both city and countryside with its formal garden layouts, woodland walks, nature trails and bridleways. This park truly has something for all

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News & updates

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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