Littledown Accessibility Information

  • Wheelchair accessible entrances
  • 5 accessible changing rooms – one providing a gemini host. All have push button or radar key access.
  • Accessible Parking (24 bays)
  • Lowered counter in cafe and gym
  • Accessible lift
  • 2 pool hoists
  • Hearing loops in place at reception, bar and gym

We believe everyone should be able to enjoy our range of accessible sessions. Whilst all of our activities are inclusive, we now offer some new activities with additional support and features for children and young people who have a disability.

Badminton | Saturdays 5-6pm | Main Hall | £1.80

An open session for adults or juniors over 14 years

Pre-club gym | Additional support available on Thursdays 1-1.45pm 

Pre-club gymnastics is a structured session for 3-5 year olds where parents take a back seat and watch from the side

Disability open swim session | Saturdays 6-7pm | Adults £2.90 Juniors £2.20 Carers FREE 

This session is open to anyone who has a disability, their carers and family members. Swimming facilities include a specially adapted changing room including a H frame hoist, a chair hoist which does in to the main pool (Oxford Dipper with chair attachment) and various swimming aids. Usual swimming ratios apply.

Level Water – Free Swimming Lessons

Level Water offers FREE swimming lessons at Littledown for children aged 4 to 11 with a disability; physical, hearing or visual impairment; without significant behavioural, social or learning difficulty who cannot swim 10 metres.

To enquire email contact@levelwater.org with your child’s home postcode, age and disability.

Sensory black out tent 

We have a sensory black out tent which we may be able to set up, if required, during certain sessions. Requests to set up the tent need to be sent in advance of the session to Vivienne.galpin@bhlive.org.uk

 

If you have any specific enquiries or need any further information please contact us 01202 055500 | littledowncentre@bhlive.org.uk