Charleston Community Centre
Craigowan Road, Dundee DD2 4NL
01382 436 723
Guide Last Updated: 31/01/2018
Monday 09:00 - 20:15.
Tuesday 09:00 - 20:15.
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:15.
Thursday 09:00 - 20:15.
Friday 09:00 - 17:30.
Saturday 09:00 - 13:00.
The venue is situated outside the centre of the city.
This venue is situated in Dundee.
The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest mainline station is Dundee.
The venue does have its own car park.
Parking is free for all users.
The car park is at the side of the venue.
The car park type is open air/surface.
Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.
There are 1 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 360cm x 480cm (11ft 10in x 15ft 9in).
The nearest designated bay is 21m (23yd) from the main entrance.
The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
Assistance may be required because there is / are slopes/ramps.
The car park surface is tarmac.
The patron does not have to cross a road.
The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
There is not level access into the venue.
The main doors open automatically.
The doors are double width.
The door opening is 163cm (5ft 4in) wide.
There is a ramp or slope to access this service.
The ramp or slope is located on the left as you face the entrance.
The ramp or slope is moderate.
The ramp or slope is permanent.
There is a level landing at the top of the ramp.
The width of the ramp or slope is 110cm (3ft 7in).
There are steps to access this area / service.
The steps are located directly in front of the entrance.
There is / are 3 step(s) to the area / service.
The steps are not clearly marked.
The steps are deep.
The steps do have handrails.
The handrails are on both sides.
The desk/counter is 6m (6yd 1ft) from the main entrance.
There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.
The desk/counter is low (76cm or lower).
The lighting levels are bright.
There is not a hearing assistance system.
There is level access to the service.
There is a hearing assistance system.
The system is a fixed loop.
Staff are trained to use the system.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
Lighting levels are bright.
There are accessible toilet facilities within this venue.
The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.
There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is approximately 13m (14yd 8in) from the main entrance.
This accessible toilet is located in the main corridor.
There is level access to this accessible toilet.
This is a unisex toilet.
A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
The door opens outwards.
The door is locked by a twist lock.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 88cm (2ft 11in).
The door is light.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 167cm x 220cm (5ft 6in x 7ft 3in).
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
The lateral transfer space is 96cm (3ft 2in).
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is a flush, however it is not on the transfer side.
The tap type is lever.
There is a mixer tap.
The emergency pull cord alarm is not fully functional.
The alarm was out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor) when surveyed.
Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.
There is not a/are not coat hook(s).
Wall-mounted grab rails are available.
As you face the toilet the wall-mounted grab rails are on both sides.
There is not a shelf within the accessible toilet.
There is not a mirror.
The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 47cm (1ft 7in).
There is a hand dryer.
The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There is a towel dispenser.
The towel dispenser cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The towel dispenser is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There is a toilet roll holder.
The toilet roll holder can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There is a wash basin.
The wash basin can be reached from seated on the toilet.
The wash basin is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
The contrast between the external door and wall is good.
The contrast between the internal door and wall is good.
The contrast between the wall-mounted grab rail(s) and wall is poor.
The contrast between the dropdown rail(s) and wall is poor.
The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
The lighting levels are bright.