Entertainment and Leisure

Find accessible places 

AccessAble is an online accessibility guide.  It can be used to check how accessible places are, including: leisure centres, tourist attractions, shops, hotels and restaurants.

Euan’s Guide is the disabled access review site where disabled people, their family, friends and carers can find and share reviews on the accessibility of venues around the UK and beyond.

Find inclusive sports and activities

Active Essex has a sport and activity finder to search for sports and physical activities near you.  Use the Finding a Sport or Activity page to find out how to search.

They have also created an  activity finder for inclusive clubs and sports in Essex.

Some gyms and leisure centres across the UK have also been awarded the Inclusive Fitness Initiative (IFI) mark.  Find inclusive facilities using Activity Alliance’s search tool.

Getting active with a disability

The NHS have online information about getting active with a disability.  This includes a list of national organisations which can support people with learning difficulties or disabilities to find or get involved in different sports.

18 and above

If you are 18 or older, you can find 18+ clubs and activities in the Preparing for Adulthood section under Social Clubs.