Description of service
Warrington Wheelchair Service provides access to specialist services to meet requirements of clients with complex needs who have new or existing permanent mobility needs.
Who can access the service?
Warrington Wheelchair Service aims to provide a comprehensive service for people of all ages with long-term mobility problems and associated postural and pressure needs and currently supports 4,250 wheelchair users in the community.
Our local offer for children
Read about our local offer for children, including information on how you can access our Warrington Wheelchair Service.
Where is the service offered?
Warrington Wheelchair Service
226 Europa Boulevard
Tel: 01925 251445
Personal Health Budget leaflet
Information for patients about Personal Wheelchair Budget (previously known as voucher scheme)
Warrington wheelchair user group
We would like to hear what you think about the Wheelchair Service.
- what does the service do well?
- how can the service improve?
- how can you support your Wheelchair Service?
1.30pm – 3.00pm on 21st June 2017
1.30pm – 3.00pm on 20th September 2017
1.30pm – 3.00pm 13th December 2017
All at Warrington Disability Partnership, Centre for Independent Living, Beaufort St, Warrington WA5 1BA.
Terms of Reference
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British Wheelchair Basketball
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Helping children and young people with Cerebral Palsy enjoy sport.
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Offers a wide range of services one of which is to help families who have a child or young person with autism or learning difficulties.
Support families of disabled children across the UK, whatever their condition or disability.
The Accessible Planet
Guide to everything and anything accessible – for wheelchair users and those with reduced mobility.
WAVs usability research
Rica usability research may interest OTs looking in more detail about WAVs.
Rica’s research involved stakeholder interviews, focus groups and two full days of user testing with six users and eight WAVs at QEF Mobility Centre in Surrey.