Organisation Details

Organisation

Name
Action Duchenne

Venue Address

Address 1
Epicentre
Address 2
41 West Street
Town
London
Postcode
E11 4LJ

Venue Contact Details

Telephone

More About The Organisation

Organisation Description

About the Organisation

A national charity that funds research into a cure for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. With the South West regional advocate based in Bath we work with volunteers to organise local events to raise awareness and funds for the charity. Volunteers aged 16-25 can work for accredited certification and choose to plan and manage the sorts of events that interest then.

Opening Times
MondayFrom 09:00To 17:00
TuesdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
WednesdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
ThursdayFrom 09:00To 17:00
FridayFrom 09:00To 17:00
SaturdayCLOSED
SundayCLOSED

Organisation Details

Type Of Service
Health
Who can use your service?

Any person may volunteer to support us with our events, people aged 16-25 may if they wish join our genius project aimed at assisting them to gain accredited recognition of their volunteering experience.
Any person suffering with Duchenne or Becker Muscular Dystrophy is particularly encouraged to contact us as we may be able to offer them additional support and information regarding the management of the illness, and the progress so far in medical research.

Inclusive Services

Additional and Special Educational Needs

Conditions
Physical Disability

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Is there accessible parking on site?
No
Is there a pedestrian route?
No
Is it smooth and with dropped kerbs?
No
Are doors 900mm or more wide, with flat thresholds?
No
Do you have external ramps?
No
Do you have a lobby / porch area?
No
Can wheelchair users clear the outer door prior to opening the inner?
No
Are there interior automatic doors?
No
Are there wide unobstructed corridors (minimum 1200mm)?
No
Do you have a lift for wheelchair users?
No
Do you have internal ramps?
No
Do you have internal steps?
No
Do you have a visual / flashing fire alarm?
No
Do you have accessible toilets?
No
Do you have an accessible changing room with a changing bed and a hoist?
No
Do you have an induction loop and / or radio mikes?
No
Do you have a quiet room or a quiet area?
No
Do you have an outdoors play area?
No
Is this safe and enclosed?
No
Are the outdoor areas well lit (for evening activities)?
No
Do you have a soft play area?
No
Do you have a sensory room or area?
No

Training & Policies

Please indicate the ratio of staff / volunteers who have knowledge and experience of:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
None
Behaviour Management
None
Administration of medicines
None
Inclusion/Equal Opportunities
None
Risk Assessment
None
Manual Handling
None
British Sign Language
None
Makaton
None
Enabling verbal and non verbal communication
None
Inclusive Play
None

Does your organisation have policies and procedures for:

Child Protection (Safeguarding)
No
Behaviour Management
No
Complaints
No
Intimate Care
No
Continence
No
Incident/Accident logs
No
Registration for sessions
No

This organisation was last updated on Tuesday, 11 Jul 2017 11:16 AM - if you think this information is out of date or inaccurate then please let us know

Back to search results

Add to Favourites

Favourites are stored until you quit your browser. Please create an account or login to store your favourites permanently.