Access Information

Access Statements

Access Statement For Drummochy Cottage
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Access Statement For Keil Cottage
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Access Statement For Cardy Cottage
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Access Statement For Massney Cottage
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General Information

Each of the lodges and the Paxton Centre have been purpose built to ensure people affected by disability can make full use of all the facilities at Homelands. Within both the Paxton Centre and the lodges there is level access and widened door frames. There are two wheelchair accessible paths that offer access in and out of Homelands; one of these paths leads golf course and main road outside Homelands and the other leads to the main street in Lundin Links where all the shops and bus stops can be found.

Each lodge has Guldmann H-frame ceiling tracking hoist in the downstairs bedroom and also in the wet room. Furthermore each of the lodges have electric profiling beds in all of the ground floor bedrooms with Invacare Softform Premier Active 2 airflow mattress. In addition to this Drummochy and Cardy lodges each have clos-o-mat toilets in the wet room.

In addition to the equipment inbuilt into the lodges there are a number of pieces of specialist equipment included at no extra charge:

  • Rise/recline armchair
  • Over bed table (height adjustable)
  • Friedland flashing doorbell
  • Vibrating smoke alarm - on request
  • Wet room with non-slip flooring
  • Perching stool (height adjustable)
  • Toilet raiser
  • Invacare cot side bumpers for electric profiling bed

There is also an extensive list of equipment which can be hired free of charge (subject to availability) when booking a lodge:

  • Etac Turner stand aid (non electric)
  • Electric stand Aid – Oxford Journey
  • Electric mobile hoist – Oxford Advance
  • Assisted wheelchair
  • Manual wheelchair
  • Infrared TV listening system: hearing aid users
  • Infrared TV listening system: non hearing aid users
  • Static bedroom commode
  • Freeway shower chair/ commode (self-propelled)
  • Freeway shower chair/ commode (assisted)
  • Shower trolley
  • Bed leaver

More information about the lodge accessibility can be found within the access statements available here to download.

Further information

Disabilities Fife offer trusted information regards to general accessibility issues please view their page at

Additionally, further accessibility information can be view on national access website