Employ a wheelchair through the British Red Cross for short-term use.

Our wheelchair service provides:

  • wheelchairs in a variety of kinds and sizes for anyone older than 5 years old
  • wheelchair add-ons
  • places throughout the UK
  • the capability to book and spend online
  • usage of a wheelchair from 2 to 20 days

Exactly how much it costs

Wheelchair and add-ons

Our wheelchairs cost ?15 per to hire week.

The cost for accessories is ?3 per week.

There clearly was an initial minimum hire period of two weeks and you may extend your scheduling as much as a optimum of 20 days.

We provide support and help to those that may possibly not be in a position to meet up with the monetary expenses, to talk to us concerning this call 0300 456 1914.

Delivery and collection

Where feasible you can expect distribution and collection for those who may possibly not be able to get to your services that are local.

The cost is ?10 for delivery and ?10 for collection.

One i could push myself (self-propelled)

Self-propelled seats vary in fat and size:

  • Body Weight is as much as 18.5 kg
  • Width between 53.5 cm and 76.5 cm
  • Length is between 99 cm and 104 cm
  • Height is 95.5 cm

One somebody else can push (transit)

Transit chairs differ in size and weight:

  • Body Weight is as much as 16.8 kg
  • Width between 53.5 cm and 71.5 cm
  • Length between 84 cm and 109.5 cm
  • Height is 95.5 cm


E mail us

When you have a concern regarding your scheduling, please give us a call on 0300 456 1914.

Making use of your wheelchair

Our video clip guides and instruction leaflets explain just how to make use of your wheelchair properly.

Going back your wheelchair

Speak to your service that is nearest to set up to come back your wheelchair.

It is important so we can offer it to someone else who might need it that you return your wheelchair on the date agreed.

We Have Been Undefeatable

The We is supported by us are Undefeatable campaign, together with 14 other wellness charities and Sport England, to greatly help individuals coping with long haul health problems become active.

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For some ideas on how best to be active if you’re a wheelchair user go to the Activity Alliance website or NHS alternatives.