The information in each guide is based on individual surveys by a highly trained surveyor. It produces factual and objective guides to each venue enabling the user to make their choices about where to go and the independence to make the most of their community.
Want to find places to visit with good disabled access but not sure how to do it?
Provided by DisabledGo in partnership with Leicester City Council, you now are never far from finding accessible places to visit in Leicester for disabled people, their friends, families and carers.
AccessAble Leicester gives you information on venues like hotels, restaurants, theatres, cafes, bars, sports grounds, cinemas, shopping centres, tourist attractions and much, much more!
Leicester City Council
Leicester, one of the UK’s most cultural, creative and progressive cities combines the finest English traditions with the cosmopolitan buzz of city life. With a superb range of visitor attractions, local amenities and shopping that is second to none, there’s plenty to discover.
This App and Leicester’s presence on www.disabledgo.com is a step forward in the provision for good quality information.
Why not use this App to discover Leicester – world class theatre, arts and culture, aspirational shopping, contemporary cuisine and award-winning family attractions through DisabledGo?
*** App Information
AccessAble Leicester offers some of the best features for mobile access:
Instant detailed access information to places to visit across Leicester at the touch of a button. Each detailed access guide has information about opening times, directions, ramps, lifts, accessible toilets and much more!
*** Find A Loo
Never worry about finding an accessible toilet in Leicester again with “Find A Loo”. The app will give you distance and directions to the closest accessible toilet and a detailed description and photo’s of the toilets facilities.
The world’s first integration between mobile access information and maps, you can now locate and get directions directly to your chosen accessible place to visit.
AccessAble has a built in emergency locator that can send an SMS or email to your chosen contact along with your current GPS location. Making sure you are always safe.
Using DisabledGo’s unique access symbols you can now personalise your AccessAble app to show access information relevant to you.
We’ve tried our best to make the AccessAble app as accessible as possible. High colour contrasts, big buttons, dynamic text and VoiceOver compatibility makes our access information available to those visually impaired.
DisabledGo was founded in 2000 by wheelchair user Gregory Burke and is a not for profit disability organisation.
DisabledGo provides online access information to towns and cities across the UK and Ireland free of charge at www.disabledgo.com.
The website features over 120,000 places including shops, tourist attractions, universities, hotels, health centres, colleges, restaurants, leisure centres and more!
All of the venues featured on this App and on www.disabledgo.com have been visited and assessed in person by a trained DisabledGo surveyor. The information is updated each year, with any changes being revisited and reassessed.
The aim of DisabledGo is to let you know what you will find at a particular venue or attraction so you can plan in advance with confidence or find places that suit you on the move.
This App features over 1000 venues across Leicester and will be added to and updated each year.
The AccessAble app is provided exclusively by DisabledGo in partnership with it’s clients. Each AccessAble app is bespoke to the area, campus or facilities that have access guides surveyed by DisabledGo professionals.