HAD - Harrow Association of Disabled People
The Wealdstone Centre, 38-40 High Street, Wealdstone, Middlesex HA3 7AE
02088 619 920
Guide Last Updated: 04/04/2017
HAD promote and bring about inclusion and equality for all disabled people in all areas of life. Ensuring that they have access to relevant disability information, advice and support.
A get together and chance to catch up with old friends and maybe make some new ones. Guest speakers are often invited.
Monday 09:30 - 17:00.
Tuesday 09:30 - 17:00.
Wednesday 09:30 - 17:00.
Thursday 09:30 - 17:00.
Friday 09:30 - 17:00.
There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
The nearest National Rail station is Harrow & Wealdstone.
The nearest underground station is Harrow & Wealdstone.
The venue does not have its own car park.
There is a car park for public use within 200m (approx).
The name of the car park is Peel House Multi Storey.
The car park is located on Gladstone Way.
On street marked Blue Badge bays are available.
The dimensions of the marked Blue Badge bays are 270cm x 700cm (8ft 10in x 22ft 12in).
On street Blue Badge parking is located on Gladstone Way.
Clearly signed and / or standard marked parking bays are not available.
There is not a designated drop off point.
This information is for the entrance located at the front of the building.
There is level access into the venue.
The main door(s) open automatically.
The doors are double width.
The door opening is 160cm (5ft 3in) wide.
The desk is 12m (13yd 4in) from the main entrance.
There is level access to reception from the entrance.
The reception desk is low (76cm or lower).
The lighting levels are medium.
There is not a hearing assistance system.
There is level access to the service(s).
This venue does not play background music.
Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
The lighting levels are varied.
There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.
There is pictorial signage on or near the toilet door.
This accessible toilet is 24m (26yd 9in) 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 required for the accessible toilet.
The key is not a radar key.
The key can be obtained from a member of staff.
The door opens outwards.
The door is locked by a twist lock.
The width of the accessible toilet door is 84cm (2ft 9in).
The door weight is heavy.
The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 130cm x 230cm (4ft 3in x 7ft 7in).
There is sufficient turning space in the cubicle for a wheelchair user.
There is a lateral transfer space.
As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the left.
The lateral transfer space is 76cm (2ft 6in).
There is a dropdown rail on the transfer side.
There is a flush on the transfer side.
The tap type is lever.
There is a mixer tap.
There is an emergency alarm in the cubicle.
The emergency 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 coat hook.
Wall mounted rails are available.
As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.
There is a shelf within the accessible toilet.
The shelf is not higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
There are mirrors.
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 45cm (1ft 6in).
There is a hand dryer.
The hand dryer cannot be reached from seated on the toilet.
The hand dryer is placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
The hand dryer is 108cm (3ft 7in) high.
There is not a towel dispenser.
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 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.
The lighting levels are medium.
The female toilet facilities that were surveyed are located in the main corridor.
The female toilets are 26m (28yd 1ft) from the entrance.
Inside the venue, there is level access to the female toilet.
Lighting levels are medium.
Staff do receive disability awareness / equality training.
Documents are available in Braille.
Documents are available in large print.
A bowl of water can be provided for an assistance dog.
A member of staff trained in BSL skills is generally on duty.
Staff are trained to BSL level 1.
Home visits / services are available.