Welcome to Euan's Guide top tips! Here you'll find information and resources to help you make small improvements to your venue's accessibility.
As a disabled access charity, we want to make sure that disabled people’s voices are heard, and their access requirements are not forgotten about when these changes are put in place. That is why we’ve added the “Covid-Confident” feature to our review process and the option for you, as a venue, to add information about Covid precautions and changes. As our “Top Tips” for Covid-19 may vary depending on location, size of venue and type of venue, we have made some general suggestions which you can take forward:
Browse our Covid survey report to see the areas where your disabled access might be affected.
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How to make specific parts of your venue more accessible
Red Emergecy Cords
Information about Changing Places
A Changing Places toilet is a fully accessible toilet with the following additional equipment: a height-adjustable changing bench, an overhead track or mobile hoist; a peninsular toilet, privacy screen and enough space for up to two carers as detailed in British Standard BS800: 2009. These toilets should be provided in addition to standard accessible toilets. Read more about Changing Places toilets >>
Guides for events
How to organise an Early Bird Opening
Is your festival accessible?
Promoting accessible events
Festival case study
The Edinburgh International Book Festival kindly agreed to share their experience of the work they have done to make our the Book Festival as open and inclusive as possible, including their 2020 online edition. Read the case study >>
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