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Mobility aids

We provide short-term loans of wheelchairs and other equipment at almost 1,000 outlets in the UK.

Order a mobility aid from us.

The types of mobility aids we provide include:

  • Wheelchairs
  • Backrests
  • Bath seats
  • Walking sticks and frames
  • Commodes
  • Bedpans
  • Urinals

order a mobility aid

How do I borrow a wheelchair or other mobility aid?

You need to contact your local Red Cross office to find equipment near you. To see your office's contact details, simply type your postcode into our easy search tool.


This service is run by volunteers, so we do request donations to help us continue providing this valuable service. A refundable deposit may also be required.

Want to buy mobility aids?

Visit our independent living online shop or get in touch with your local Red Cross branch office to check whether they sell equipment.


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