City of Armadale

Greendale Centre, Armadale


Summary
  • A Community Centre purpose built to provide facilities for seniors groups in the City of Armadale
  • One accessible parking bay and two accessible toilets on site
  • Centre is used for groups associated with Armadale Kelmscott Senior Citizens Association and other community organisations
  • Podiatry and hairdressing facilities on site
  • Lunch time meals are held on Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Location (View Map)
Coombe Avenue, Armadale, WA 6112 Australia (City of Armadale Access and Mobility Map, Armadale Locality Map reference L 11)
Opening Hours
  • Weekdays according to scheduled activities.
Telephone
  • Armadale Kelmscott Senior Citizens Association, Monday to Friday mornings on 08 9399 5393
  • Enquiries regarding the facility – Dale Cottages Administration on 08 9497 3200.

Closest accessible parking

  • One clearly identified bay at main entrance of building.
  • Bay is 3.8 metres wide and 5.2 metres long.
  • Bay has a level, even, bituminised surface.
  • Vehicle access from: Coombe Avenue
  • Pedestrian access: It is level from the bay to the paved path and verandah.

External access and entrance
  • A 92cm wide entrance door that is held open leads into a large carpeted foyer where there is a second wide automatic sliding entrance door.
  • This leads to a second foyer and the hairdresser and podiatrist.
Entrance
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Internal area
  • Entrance foyer/waiting room for the hairdresser and podiatrist is spacious and carpeted. 
  • A choice of high backed chairs with armrests provided at various seat heights.
Foyer and Reception
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Signage, customer displays and customer information
  • External signage is in capital letters, dark lettering on cream brick.
  • Internal signage is large, clear print with good colour contrast.
Equipment for people with disabilities
  • Variety of seating styles including high back chairs with armrests.
  • Manual wheelchair.

Toilet: Unisex accessible toilet: Dining Room

  • Gender: Unisex
  • Description: Located at the top of the internal ramp, services the dining room and stage.
  • External access: Level entry at the top of the ramp.
  • Toilet door: An 80cm wide door that is light to open with no self closing mechanism. It has a D handle and a large lock.
  • Pan height: 46cm
  • Handrails: Yes
  • Basin height: 76cm
  • Lighting: Switch at sitting height.
Basin Toilet Toilet diagram
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Toilet: Unisex accessible toilet: Foyer

  • Gender: Unisex
  • Description: Located off the entrance foyer, near the activity room, hall, hairdresser and podiatrist.
  • External access: Wide foyer.
  • Toilet door: An 80cm wide sliding door that is light to open with a D handle and a small lock. There is reduced space around the sliding door handle, which may restrict access for some wheelchair users.
  • Pan height: 43cm
  • Handrails: Yes
  • Basin height: 82cm
  • Lighting: Switch at sitting height.
Toilet Basin Toilet diagram
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Rooms

Dining room
  • There is a 10 metre long ramp up to the dining room, an accessible toilet and rear access to the stage.  The ramp has a gradient that varies between 1:20 to 1:16.
  • Dining room servery is 90cm high. This is where the self serve tea and coffee is located at meal times. Staff can assist where required and they serve main meals. 
  • Tables are 74cm high with 70cm knee clearance. Chairs without armrests are 46cm high.
  • Vinyl floor.
Dining Room
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Hall
  • Wide double entry doors, wooden floor.
  • Chairs have armrests and seats 47cm high.
  • Access to the stage is via four steps with a handrail and colour contrast on the step edges. Alternatively access is via a ramp to the dining room.
Activity room
  • Wide entrance.
  • Member only (Armadale Kelmscott Senior Citizen Association) pool tables. Enough space for users of wheelchairs and walking aids to ciculate around the tables. 
  • Chairs have armrests and seats 47cm high.
Podiatrist and hairdresser
  • Doors are 76cm wide.
  • Spacious hairdressing salon with a vinyl floor.
  • Chairs with armrests are 40cm high.
  • Basin designed to allow for a wheelchair user to approach.

Information collected by: City of Armadale

Care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of this information however no guarantee is given that the facility is fully accessible. Please advise the You're Welcome WA coordinator at the Disability Services Commission of any access changes since publication.