Information about physical access around the city, legal rights and responsibilities and advice on how to use our website.
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Accessibility and Usability Information >
Information for using this site, either with or without assistive software or technology.
Dropped kerbs/crossover >
We can install dropped kerbs on the edge of the pavement.
Motability scheme >
Motability give the following advice to disabled people considering using their mobilty allowance to buy or lease a car, wheelchair or scooter.
Shopmobility is a service for providing battery powered scooters and wheelchairs for all people with mobility difficulties.
Access Guide >
DisabledGo - Newcastle is a free online Access Guide which provides access information about 500 venues across the city.
Physical Access to Buildings >
At Newcastle City Council we are committed to making our services accessible to everyone. This means we have to take steps to identify and remove barriers which people may experience when trying to use our services.
Training and employment for disabled people >
Adult Services supports and advises disabled people who want to develop their skills and find employment opportunities.