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Welcome to Everyone Active | Accessibility

Accessibility

Watford Leisure Centre – Woodside offers a wide range of accessible facilities to accommodate all needs. Everyone Active’s goal is to encourage everyone to participate in 30 minutes of activity 5 days a week, and our facilities allow this goal to be achieved. Please see our accessibility information below:

Reception

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The reception desk has a low section which is accessible to wheelchair users. There is a hearing induction loop installed at the main reception and turnstiles leading from reception into the facility with a separate gate for wheelchair and push chair access.

Lifts

There is a passenger lift to enable access to the gym on the first floor of the facility. The lift has enough space for wheelchair access and lift controls are accessible.

Toilets and Changing

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There is a unisex accessible toilet situated near the reception area and unisex accessible toilets for wet change on the ground floor. There are unisex accessible changing facilities on the first floor near the fitness suite. There is a shower seat, adjustable shower head, grab rails and the shower controls at an accessible height. The changing areas for the fitness suite are located on the second floor within the fitness suite area and are accessible to wheelchair users. There is a larger shower cubicle within the main changing area which is private.

Poolside Facilities

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There are cubicles in the main swimming pool changing room which are accessible. They have a shower with seat, toilet and changing bench. There is a hoist to assist customers getting in and out of the pool. In addition, there is a sloping set of steps with adjacent hand rails to assist customers with mobility difficulties to get in and out of the water.

Gym Facilities

The fitness suite has Inclusive Fitness Initiative accredited equipment.

Catering and Vending

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The Café counters and displays are accessible to wheelchair users and there is a table waiting services available for customers who require it upon request and staff.

Activity Provision

The facility provides a wide range of additional activities, opportunities and events which are accessible and inclusive.

For more information regarding our disabled facilities, please contact reception.