The Shopmobility scheme provides powered and non-powered wheelchairs and scooters. These can be hired on an hourly basis or for longer periods if required The rate for powered scooters/wheelchairs is £2.00 per hour or £50.00 per week, non-powered wheelchairs are also available.
The service is available for use by anybody with mobility difficulties either as a result of permanent or temporary disablement. On your first visit you will be asked to fill out a simple form and provide two forms of identity, the staff will then help you to choose the best vehicle for your needs and how to operate this safely. If you expect to become a regular user of the service a yearly membership of just £25.00 allows unlimited hire of powered and non-powered wheelchairs and scooters each time you come into the town.
Opening hours are Monday – Saturday 10am – 3pm (as this service is manned by volunteers it is advisable to ring before attending for the first time).
19 Regent Road, Altrincham, WA14 1RY.
Tel: 0161 929 1714