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Tag: Wheelchairs

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Wheelchair of fortune

Short-term wheelchair loans

We believe everyone who needs a wheelchair should quickly and easily get one, for as long as they need it.

Emergency response volunteers unloading equipment from vehicle

Feedback about our Event First Aid services

Find out how many people would recommend our services to friends and family.

Volunteer demonstrating a wheelchair

Feedback about our Independent Living services

Find out how many people would recommend our services to friends and family.

Volunteer driver delivering a wheelchair to a client

Mobility aids

We provide short-term loans of mobility aids to people in need, including wheelchairs, commodes, walking sticks and frames.

Community equipment service in action

Community equipment service

In some parts of the UK, we hold contracts with local authorities to provide equipment for independent living through medical referral.

Client being helped from the minibus by the volunteer driver

Transport support

The British Red Cross offers support to people affected by crisis by providing transport for medical appointments and essential daily needs.

Volunteer with a client

Information for commissioners and referrers

If you are a healthcare commissioner or referrer, find out what working in partnership with us can help you achieve.

Wheelchair service helps residents on Shetland

29 Jan 2014

Residents on the wet and windy Shetland Islands know help will be at hand if they take a tumble, thanks to our wheelchair loan service.

Eve and her mobility aids wheelchair

Eve’s story: ‘A nice man came with a wheelchair’

When Eve O’Malley fractured her ankle while playing in the park, it looked like she’d be stuck at home for weeks – until we provided a special wheelchair.

A volunteer lifts down a wheelchair from a rack of medical equipment

Our independent living shop

Find over 1500 products to make life easier for people with disabilities.

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