Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Shire Community Services - Shopmobility

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Type of service:
Health Services
Address:
1-3 Orient Way, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 1AF
Telephone number:
01933 228844
Service description:
Shopmobility allows people with mobility difficulties to access the town centre by hiring a wheelchair or electric scooter.

The service can be used for a variety of purposes, including visiting the park or bank, going for lunch or shopping. We have a range of mobility aids for short or long term hire to help people get around the town or to be able to access events, clubs, doctor's and hospital appointments as well as out of town venues.

Membership is free, but there is a small hire-charge depending on the aid you wish to use. Please enquire at the office for details.

Mobility aids available for hire:

- Wheelchairs
- Shopping Trolleys
- Zimmer Frames
- Mobility Scooters
- 3-Wheeled Walkers
- Walking Trolleys
- Crutches

Aids can be hired by the hour, by the day, or by the week. Long-term hire is also available upon request.

The Shopmobility office is situated right in the centre of Wellingborough, just opposite the taxi rank. Blue-badge parking is available outside.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Eligibility criteria:
  • Mobility Problems
Referral route:
  • Contact Service Direct
Last updated on:
29/06/2017
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