Portsmouth FC Disabled Supporters Association
Stadium: Roots Hall
Address: Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 6NQ
Website address: www.southendunited.co.uk
Club / stadium contact for disabled supporters:
Name: Candice Lovell
Telephone no: 08444 77 00 77
Spectator Viewing areas
Home supporters have 20 spaces for wheelchair users available to them, and these can be found on a raised platform.
6 Spaces for wheelchair users can be found at pitchside in the away section for away supporters.
Both home and away fans can use accessible toilets inside the stadium.
The club shop is accessible for all fans but does not have a low level serving counter.
Catering kiosks in the home section and away sections do not have low level serving counters and so are not fully accessible.
Accessible services & information
The ticket office does not have a hearing loop installed.
The textphone number is 01702 304117 and fax number is 01702 304124.
Match commentaries are available via headsets available from Stewards in East block A.
Facilities for assistance dogs are available.
The concourses do have rest areas included.
Getting There & Parking
6 accessible parking spaces are available to home and away supporters by pre booking with the club.
They are located 20 metres away from the home end and 50 metres from the away end.
Drop of facilities are available.
Travelling by Car
Most of us have sat Nav's so inputting the Post code SS2 6NQ in should be all you need to get you there. For fans who don't have Sat Nav there are some good route Planners available online including Google maps.
Travelling by Coach
Lucketts provide coaches for Portsmouth away supporters travel and are able to accommodate manual wheelchairs if you are able to get to you seat either by yourself or with the assistance of your own carer / travelling companion see link for more information: www.lucketts-holidays.co.uk
Travelling by Train
National Rail have published links to the nearest stations to sporting venues including Southend United see link for more information: www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations_destinations/nonrail/southendunitedfc