Menzieshill Community Centre

Orleans Place, Menzieshill, Dundee DD2 4BH

01382 432 967

www.dundeecity.gov.uk

Guide Last Updated: 04/05/2016

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Access Guide

  • Monday 08:45 - 22:00.

  • Tuesday 08:45 - 22:00.

  • Wednesday 08:45 - 22:00.

  • Thursday 08:45 - 22:00.

  • Friday 08:45 - 22:00.

  • Saturday Closed.

  • Sunday Closed.

  • 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 type is open air/surface.

  • Parking spaces for Blue Badge holders do not need to be booked in advance.

  • There are 3 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.

  • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 340cm x 470cm (11ft 2in x 15ft 5in).

  • The nearest designated bay is 23m (25yd) from the accessible entrance.

  • The furthest designated bay is 26m (28yd) from the accessible 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.

  • There is not a designated drop off point.

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  • 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 120cm (3ft 11in) wide.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located directly in front of the entrance.

  • The ramp or slope is permanent.

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  • This information is for the entrance located in the car park at the rear of the building.

  • There is not level access into the venue.

  • The main doors open automatically.

  • The doors are single width.

  • The door opening is 93cm (3ft 1in) wide.

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  • There is a ramp or slope to access this service.

  • The ramp or slope is located directly in front of the entrance.

  • 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 130cm (4ft 3in).

  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located at the foot of the ramp.

  • There is / are 4 step(s) to the area / service.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are medium.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

  • The ramp overcomes the steps.

  • The ramp has handrails on both sides.

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  • The reception desk is 8m (26ft 3in) from the accessible entrance.

  • There is level access to reception from the entrance.

  • The reception desk is low height.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • There is a hearing assistance system.

  • The type of system is a portable loop.

  • Staff are trained to use system.

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  • There is not level access to the service.

  • This venue does not play background music.

  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.

  • Lighting levels are varied.

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  • There are steps to access this area / service.

  • The steps are located on the right past reception.

  • There is / are 8 step(s) to the area / service.

  • Lighting levels at the steps are medium.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are deep.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The handrails are on both sides.

  • There is a standard and / or platform lift to access this service.

  • This level change leads to the Grampian Room.

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  • There is a lift for public use.

  • The lift is located on the right past reception.

  • The lift is a platform lift.

  • The platform lift accesses a small level change.

  • The lift is 13m (14yd) from accessible entrance.

  • Staff do need to be notified for use of the lift.

  • The dimensions of the lift are 90cm x 98cm (2ft 11in x 3ft 3in).

  • The lighting level in the lift is medium.

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  • The floors which are accessible by stairs are G-1.

  • There are 15+ steps between floors.

  • The steps are clearly marked.

  • The steps are deep.

  • The steps do have handrails.

  • The steps have a handrail on both sides.

  • The lighting level is medium.

  • The services on the floors which are not accessible are offices and a training room.

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  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

  • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.

  • The accessible toilet is 32m (35yd) from the accessible entrance.

  • There is level access to the accessible toilet.

  • This is a unisex toilet.

  • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.

  • The door opens sliding.

  • The door is locked by a locking handle.

  • The width of the accessible toilet door is 85cm (2ft 9in).

  • The door is heavy.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 116cm x 210cm (3ft 10in x 6ft 11in).

  • There is not a lateral transfer space.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is a mixer tap.

  • There is not a functional emergency alarm available.

  • No emergency alarm fitted in the cubicle.

  • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.

  • There is not a coat hook.

  • Wall mounted 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 are mirrors in the accessible toilet.

  • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 47cm (1ft 7in).

  • There is not a hand dryer.

  • 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 sink.

  • The sink cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The sink is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is poor.

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is poor.

  • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.

  • The toilet is not for the sole use of disabled people.

  • There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.

  • The accessible toilet is 22m (24yd 2in) from the lift.

  • The accessible toilet is located to the right of the hall from the lift.

  • There is level access to the accessible toilet.

  • This is by lift.

  • 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 81cm (2ft).

  • The door is heavy.

  • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 150cm x 170cm (4ft x 5ft).

  • There is not a lateral transfer space.

  • The tap type is lever.

  • There is a mixer tap.

  • There is not a functional emergency alarm available.

  • It is out of reach (higher than 10cm (4") from floor).

  • Disposal facilities are available in the cubicle.

  • There is not a coat hook.

  • Wall mounted rails are available.

  • As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on the right.

  • There is a shelf within the accessible toilet.

  • There are mirrors in the accessible toilet.

  • Mirrors are placed at a lower level or at an angle for ease of use.

  • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 48cm (18in).

  • There is a hand dryer.

  • There is a towel dispenser.

  • The towel dispenser can 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 3").

  • There is a sink.

  • The sink can be reached from seated on the toilet.

  • The sink is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5").

  • The contrast between the external door and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the internal door and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the grab rails and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the drop down rails and wall is fair.

  • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female and male toilets are located off the foyer.

  • The female and male toilets are 12m (13yd) from the accessible entrance.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female and male toilet.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

  • The photographs show the female and male toilets respectively.

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  • Standard toilets are available.

  • The female and male toilets are located to the right of the hall.

  • The female and male toilets are 22m (24yd 2in) from the lift.

  • Inside the venue, there is level access to the female and male toilet.

  • This is by lift.

  • Lighting levels are bright.

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  • Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.

  • Documents can be requested in Braille.

  • Documents can be requested in large print.

  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.