Shop Mobility Halifax is based at Age UK Calderdale & Kirklees’ shop at 4-6 Square Woolshops in Halifax (postcode HX1 1RJ).
They hire mobility equipment to members of the public at very reasonable rates. This service is open to anyone, young or old, whether their disability is temporary or permanent. You do not need to be registered disabled or resident in the area. You can rent for a few hours to do your shopping or you can rent longer term for holidays or recuperation.You have a choice of:
- Powered scooters for use in town
- Small scooters that can fold up and fit into the boot of a car
- Manual wheelchairs and electric wheelchairs
- Wheeled walkers
When renting a scooter for the first time they will ask you to bring a form of identification. Full training is given to new users and everyone is escorted on their first visit to ensure their safety.
How much does it cost?
£5 for up to 3 hours in the town centres and 50p for every additional half hour. Up to 6 month rental also available on all products.
See price list below for full details.
Mobility scooter servicing and repair
They also provide a breakdown, servicing and repair service for your own scooter.
Download information and price list for their Shopmobility Service, Scooter Service and Repair and a selection of products including scooters, rise and recline chairs, power chairs and stairlifts