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Highcroft Youth Centre

Snowden Road, Shipley, West Yorkshire, BD18 1JD

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Location

  • The venue is situated outside the centre of the town or city.
  • This venue is situated in Shipley.
  • The venue is not situated on a road which has a steep gradient.
  • The nearest mainline station is Shipley.

Opening Times

  • Monday 06:45 - 21:30.
  • Tuesday 06:45 - 21:30.
  • Wednesday 06:45 - 21:30.
  • Thursday 06:45 - 21:30.
  • Friday 06:45 - 21:30.
  • Saturday 06:45 - 21:30.
  • Sunday 06:45 - 21:30.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • There are 2 designated parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The dimensions of the designated parking bay(s) are 360cm x 500cm (11ft 10in x 16ft 5in).
    • The nearest designated bay is 2m (6ft 7in) from the main accessible entrance.
    • The car park surface is tarmac.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.

Outside Access (Main Entrance)

  • There is level access into the venue.
  • The main doors open towards you (pull).
  • The doors are double width.
  • The doors are heavy.
  • The door opening is 140cm (4ft 7in) wide.

Inside Access

  • There is level access to the service.
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Lighting levels are bright.
  • Comments View
    • There is a lower area accessed via 4 medium steps with handrails on both sides but there is a stair lift to bypass these stairs.

Lift

  • The lift is located adjacent to the seating area.
  • The lift is a stair lift.
  • The floors which are accessible by this lift are the lower area of the hall.
  • The lift is 10m (32ft 10in) from accessible entrance.
  • Staff do not need to be notified for use of the lift.
  • The dimensions of the lift are 130cm x 82cm (4ft 3in x 2ft 8in).
  • The lighting level in the lift is bright.

Accessible Toilet

  • There are accessible toilets within this venue designated for public use.
  • Location and Access View
    • The toilet is for the sole use of disabled people.
    • The accessible toilet is 6m (19ft 8in) from the accessible entrance.
    • The accessible toilet is located adjacent to the entrance.
  • Features and Dimensions View
    • This is a unisex toilet.
    • A key is not required for the accessible toilet.
    • The door opens outwards.
    • The door is locked by a locking handle.
    • The dimensions of the accessible toilet are 150cm x 220cm (4ft 11in x 7ft 3in).
    • There is a lateral transfer space.
    • As you face the toilet pan the transfer space is on the right.
    • The lateral transfer space is 80cm (2ft 7in).
    • The tap type is lever.
    • There is a functional emergency alarm available.
    • Disposal facilities are not available in the cubicle.
    • There is not a coat hook.
  • Position of Fixtures View
    • Wall mounted rails are available.
    • As you face the toilet the wall mounted grab rails are on both sides.
    • The height of the toilet seat above floor level is 49cm (1ft 7in).
    • There is a hand dryer.
    • The hand dryer is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is not a towel dispenser.
    • There is a toilet roll holder.
    • The toilet roll holder is not placed higher than 100cm (3ft 3in).
    • There is a sink.
    • The sink is not placed higher than 74cm (2ft 5in).
  • Colour Contrast and Lighting View
    • The contrast between the walls and floor is good.
  • Comments View
    • Wall mounted and drop down rails are available.
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Standard Toilet(s)

Additional Info

  • 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 generally on duty.
  • Staff are trained to BSL level 2.