Portsmouth FC Disabled Supporters Association
Getting There & Parking
There is parking available in the North West car park which is directly behind the visitors stand. There is a charge of £5 per car payable on the day and is on a first come first served basis.
Travelling by Car
Most of us have sat Nav's so inputting the Post code WN5 0UZ 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 accomodate manual wheelchairs if you are able to get to you seat either by yourself or with the assisatance 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 Wigan Athletic see link for more information: www.nationalrail.co.uk/stations_destinations/nonrail/wiganathleticfc
Spectator Viewing areas
42 accessible spaces for home supporters who are wheelchair users can be found in every stand on two disabled platforms. PA seats are allocated to the side of the platform.
Additional spaces for wheelchair users can be found at the front of the west stand. 14 accessible spaces for away supporters can be found on raised platforms.
Spaces for wheelchair users are limited and are offered on a first come basis. Ambulant disabled supporters can be accommodated within every stand at the DW stadium, places are unlimited.
There are 32 accessible toilets located throughout the stadium in home and away sections. 8 are located on the concourses, 12 under the stands and 12 elsewhere throughout the stadium easily accessible from disabled seating areas
Accessible services & information
Audio Commentary is available via headsets to blind and partially sighted supporters at the ground. Headsets can be collected from the ticket office on payment of a refundable deposit of £10.
Hearing loop available in the ticket office.
Assistance dogs can be accommodated with notification before the day of the game.
Wigan operate a buddy scheme which has been in place for a number of years.