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Belle Vue Square Council Offices Access Information

Access Information for Craven District Councils' Belle Vue Square Offices

Belle Vue Square, 1 Broughton Rd, Skipton BD23 1FJ

Public Transport
The nearest Bus Stop is 0.1 miles away on Broughton Road the nearest Train Station is Skipton Train Station 0.2 miles away on Broughton Road

Disabled Parking
3 disabled parking spaces are available at the rear of the building.

The building has three entrances all have level entry and power assisted doors.
The Civic Suite and Reception area are on the ground floor and have level access.

Accessible Toilets
A Changing Place facility is located in the Reception foyer and can be accessed with a RADAR key. The Civic Suite has an accessible toilet.
The staff office areas have an accessible toilet and shower on each floor.

Induction Loops/Audio
Hearing loops are available throughout the Civic Suite and Reception area.

Dementia Friendly  
In 2018 the reception area underwent refurbishment which included new colour scheme, layout and signage to make the area more dementia friendly.

Additional Information
The Council Offices are shared with North Yorkshire County Council which means that residents are able to access many public services from one town centre location.

The Reception area is registered as a Safe Place under the North Yorkshire Safe Places Scheme which means that anyone who might need help and support when they are out and about in the community can call in to get assistance.

The Reception area and Civic Suite have recently been refurbished to meet dementia friendly guidelines. All signage is clear, high contrast and includes Braille.

The staff office areas have knee recesses for wheelchair users in all kitchens, three height adjustable desks and consistent lighting.