Mobility and independent living
We have developed a wide range of services aimed at helping you maintain and/or improve your mobility and independence. They include:
This service supports people who have limited mobility, both temporary and permanent, enabling them to experience greater freedom and independence within the Warrington town centre. Our main service is located with the Golden Square Shopping Centre car park. We also offer a satellite service from our Disability Information Point in Warrington Market. For full details Shopmobility
Wheelchair and Mobility Scooter Hire
If you require a wheelchair or mobility scooter for a day or for several weeks, then hiring one might be your best option. We have a fleet of over 300 wheelchairs available for hire. Mobility scooters and other equipment is also available for hire. For full details Wheelchair and mobility scooter hire service
Disability Trading Company
Warrington Disability Partnership owns and operates the Disabiity Trading Company as an arms length Social Enterprise,all profits are tranferred to the charity to support unfunded services.
Through consultation with local disabled people, carers, families, health and social care providers and national importers we have identified a range of high quality products that we can offer at competitive prices, backed up by an extensive range of support services.
In the Centre for Independent Living in Warrington our range of products are promoted alongside those of our local retailer partners. We also have a fact sheet with contact details of other local suppliers including Miller Care, First Choice Mobility, Millen DCTec, Newlyn Healthcare, LLG Wheelchairs, and Aides to Living.
The majority of our mobility and independent living services are operated through our social enterprise The Disability Trading Company (DTC). All profits from DTC are donated to Warrington Disability Partnership to help us maintain our unfunded services such as our caravans, narrowboat and Disability Information Point in Warrington Market.
Our DTC services include: