Disabled Go Online Director Provides Accessibility

disabledgo‘DisabledGo, the Uk’s leading provider of access information are working in partnership with Perth & Kinross Council and have produced an online access guide featuring detailed access information to over 1,000 public venues across Perthshire. All sorts of venues are covered such as: shops, restaurants, café’s, hotels, tourist attractions, libraries, leisure centres and many more. Every venue featured on the guide has been visited and assessed by a specialist DisabledGo surveyor, trained to bring you the most accurate and comprehensive access information.

So if you want to know…

  • Whether somewhere has accessible parking
  • If there are steps to access a building
  • Whether there’s a hearing loop (and more importantly, if staff know how to use it)
  • If signage and information is clear and available in large print or braille, or
  • If staff receive disability awareness training

All the information is available on http://www.disabledgo.com/organisations/perth-kinross-council/main-2 and is free to use. IT can be viewed on tablets and smart phones so you’ll have access information to hand when you’re out and about and need it the most.’

Upcoming Events

Aug
18
Fri
2017
all-day Encore @ Perth Concert Hall
Encore @ Perth Concert Hall
Aug 18 all-day
Encore @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for Encore as we continue to explore the relationship of visual and performing arts, teaming up with festivals of dance and drama, music and cinema to bring you newly commissioned works by Jolanta[...]
all-day The Carpow Logboat Returns @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
The Carpow Logboat Returns @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Aug 18 all-day
The Carpow Logboat Returns @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Travel back to prehistory in the refurbished Beginnings: The Story of Perth gallery. Hear the story of the making, use and discovery of the 3,000 year old Bronze Age logboat, excavated by archaeologists from the[...]
all-day Voices of the River by Frances Law @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Voices of the River by Frances Law @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Aug 18 all-day
Voices of the River by Frances Law @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
This community visual art project, led by local artist Frances Law, challenges traditional approaches to archaeology. Groups from Coupar Angus re-tell their stories through the archaeological process of classification and identification with objects retrieved from[...]
9:30 am Exploring the Ancient Sites of H...
Exploring the Ancient Sites of H...
Aug 18 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Exploring the Ancient Sites of Highland Perthshire: Drumderg
Learn how to accurately use maps & compass and read the landscape to discover ancient sites, find hidden remains in a natural way, and enjoy walking in remote areas safely. The first of 8 practical[...]
10:00 am Innerpeffray Library Special Exh... @ Innerpeffray Library
Innerpeffray Library Special Exh... @ Innerpeffray Library
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:45 pm
Innerpeffray Library Special Exhibition @ Innerpeffray Library
Unique exhibition tracking the service personnel who used the Library in 1917.  An opportunity to visit this historic Library, the first free lending Library in Scotland, founded in 1680. Wednesday to Saturday, 1000 to 1245,[...]
Aug
19
Sat
2017
all-day Encore @ Perth Concert Hall
Encore @ Perth Concert Hall
Aug 19 all-day
Encore @ Perth Concert Hall
Join us for Encore as we continue to explore the relationship of visual and performing arts, teaming up with festivals of dance and drama, music and cinema to bring you newly commissioned works by Jolanta[...]
all-day The Carpow Logboat Returns @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
The Carpow Logboat Returns @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Aug 19 all-day
The Carpow Logboat Returns @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Travel back to prehistory in the refurbished Beginnings: The Story of Perth gallery. Hear the story of the making, use and discovery of the 3,000 year old Bronze Age logboat, excavated by archaeologists from the[...]
all-day Voices of the River by Frances Law @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Voices of the River by Frances Law @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
Aug 19 all-day
Voices of the River by Frances Law @ Perth Museum & Art Gallery
This community visual art project, led by local artist Frances Law, challenges traditional approaches to archaeology. Groups from Coupar Angus re-tell their stories through the archaeological process of classification and identification with objects retrieved from[...]
9:30 am Exploring the Ancient Sites of H...
Exploring the Ancient Sites of H...
Aug 19 @ 9:30 am – 3:30 pm
Exploring the Ancient Sites of Highland Perthshire: Drumderg
Learn how to accurately use maps & compass and read the landscape to discover ancient sites, find hidden remains in a natural way, and enjoy walking in remote areas safely. The first of 8 practical[...]
10:00 am Balbedie Aeromodelling Club – RC... @ Kirkgate
Balbedie Aeromodelling Club – RC... @ Kirkgate
Aug 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
A 2 day waterplane event flying from the banks of Loch Leven An open invitation to aeromodellers to fly remote control waterplanes from the banks of Loch Leven. Aeromodellers intending to fly will be required[...]