The latest news from ShopMobility UK
Unity ShopMobility Andover – ShopMobility UK Scheme of the Month (August 2022)
Unity Mobility, a proud member of ShopMobility UK, is located at the main bus station in Andover, Hampshire. It is a small, friendly independent registered charity offering daily loans of quality mobility scooters, manual wheelchairs and other walking aids. The team prides itself on delivering a service which allows independence and enhanced living for anyone with limited mobility, whether it be temporary or permanent.
ShopMobility Derby: ShopMobility UK Scheme of the Month (June 2022)
‘MAKING DERBY MORE ACCESSIBLE’ There has been a ShopMobility service in Derby since 1992. In the beginning, it was part of Derby Community Transport and was based in the Bold Lane Car Park. In 1995, Derby Shopmobility was created as an independent charity with four mobility scooters, a powered wheelchair and a selection of manual […]
ShopMobility UK and Disabled Motoring UK – working together to achieve the best mobility opportunities for all
To strengthen guidance and information for people with restricted mobility, ShopMobility UK, a nationwide charity network of centres which hire out mobility equipment to the public, will be supporting more closely relevant activities of the charity Disabled Motoring UK (DMUK).
ShopMobility Cambridge, Grand Arcade: ShopMobility UK Scheme of the Month (April 2022)
Founded in the early 1990’s, ShopMobility Cambridge operates from spacious premises within the Grand Arcade Shopping Centre, in Cambridge City Centre and from Grafton East Car Park at the Grafton Shopping Centre. The Grand Arcade site is supported by long-serving volunteer Jenny Harris. “My role is so rewarding because I am helping people with restricted mobility have a better quality […]
ShopMobility Highland, Inverness: ShopMobility UK Scheme of the Month (December 2021 & January 2022)
Started in 1994, ShopMobility Highland proudly operates from spacious premises within the Falcon Gallery, Eastgate Centre, Inverness. It is supported by a team of 25 dedicated volunteers under the leadership of an employed Manager who together provides over 40 mobility scooters and powered wheelchairs for hire. Shopmobility Highland was established by the charity’s current Honorary […]
Meadows ShopMobility, Chelmsford: ShopMobility UK Scheme of the Month (November 2021)
Meadows ShopMobility is located in central Chelmsford and is co-ordinated by Geraldine Roe. She leads 12 dedicated volunteers who provide a mobility scooter and wheelchair loan service five days a week. These dedicated members are supported by a select number of Trustees led by Chairperson Brian Poole. Meadows ShopMobility is committed to membership fees that […]
Worried about hiring a mobility scooter for the first time?
If you are thinking about using a scooter through our services for the first time, you might be a little apprehensive. If so don’t worry, all our team members are here to help ease your nerves, so you feel confident when out and about. The ShopMobility UK team members at each centre will firstly assess […]
High Wycombe ShopMobility: ShopMobility UK Scheme of the Month (October 2021)
High Wycombe Shopmobility opened in 1994. It is a small, friendly independent registered charity offering free daily loans of mobility scooters, manual and powered wheelchairs so locals with walking difficulties can access High Wycombe town centre. The scheme also offers manual wheelchairs for longer loans periods at a small charge. High Wycombe Shopmobility is proud to provide independence and enhanced […]
William Merritt Centre, ShopMobility: ShopMobility UK Scheme of the Month (September 2021)
William Merritt Centre’s ShopMobility is a popular and successful service that provides eight mobility scooters and four manual wheelchairs for hire in and around Leeds. Available for short- or long-term loans, these reliable products ensure people with walking difficulties can access shops and local amenities without worry or discomfort. The centre also provides a range of […]
Ilford ShopMobility: ShopMobility UK Scheme of the Month (August 2021)
Redbridge Disability Association was founded in 1967 to provide vital information and advice to people living with physical and sensory disabilities in the London Borough of Redbridge. In 2011 it was rebranded as Disability Redbridge. Ilford Shopmobility is the service arm of Disability Redbridge and provides mobility scooters and manual wheelchairs for hire – helping anyone […]