Mobility scooter advice – Drive Ability North West

Drive Ability Icon - Mobility scooter advice and supportMobility scooters provide many people with the freedom to live the life they want.

Our Occupational Therapists will give you all the advice and information you need, as well as assessing which mobility scooter might best suit your needs.

We’ll put you at ease during your assessment, which will include:

  • Understanding of your current mobility
  • Current medical history and eyesight
  • Height, weight and seated measurements
  • Understanding your seating and comfort requirements
  • Where the equipment will be used?
  • How far would you like to travel?
  • How will the equipment be transported?
  • Understanding your ability to self-propel or drive equipment
  • Will you be assisted? Understanding your carers’ needs
  • How will you access or fund equipment?
  • An equipment trial

How do I apply for an assessment?

Simply fill in our online Referral Form at the bottom of this page, or call us on 01942 483 713.

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Scooter Assessment Referral Form

Whether you’re a professional, or an individual wishing to refer yourself for scooter assessment, please use the form below.

Please note: If you want a copy of your referral please save your details before pressing submit. We are unable to send copies of the referral once submitted.

We will use your address to ensure that we are your closest Driving Mobility centre.

If there is a centre closer to you, you will be given the opportunity to select this one.