How to get a wheelchair or walking aid

Loans

If you need a wheelchair, walking stick or walking frame, your NHS doctor, nurse or therapist can refer you for a loan. This is done through the Surrey Wheelchair Service.

The Red Cross also loan wheelchairs and toileting aids on a weekly basis.

You can also find local organisations that loan equipment on Surrey Information Point.

Mobility scooters and wheelchairs for shopping

ShopMobility UK is a nationwide network of centres which hire out mobility equipment to the public. These include mobility scooters, powerchairs and wheelchairs. They are low cost and sometimes free.

Find a ShopMobility centre near you

Buy wheelchairs or walking aids

If you would like to buy your own wheelchair or other equipment, try these websites:

You can also search online and buy from a wide range of local retailers.