Main telephone number:
020 8401 3000

Wheelchair service

This service provides wheelchairs to adults and children with long-term mobility needs. 

You can find out more information about the service below including how to refer.

Service overview

Wheelchairs are provided  facilitating  mobility, postural management, and pressure relief. To work with clients and their carers to provide wheelchairs to facilitate mobility, provide postural management and pressure relief.

  • To provide an accessible/ flexible service which is based on client’s needs and situation.
  • To work with other services to fulfil this aim.
  • To use assessment skills to identify concerns and refer on to necessary agencies.
  • To advise and support users to manage their conditions and equipment in the community by providing advice, training, access to repairs and monitoring of client’s weight.
  • The service aims to work with users and staff to continue to develop the services to meet the changing needs of users and advancements in assistive technology.
  • To provide training to health, social care and the voluntary sector to support safe and effective use of equipment.

We treat

Children and adults with a Croydon GP and/or who are resident in Croydon and who require a wheelchair for LONG TERM (6 months plus) and those who have a life limiting condition.

Referral criteria 

This service is available to children and adults with a Croydon GP and who require a wheelchair for long term (6 months plus) and those who have a life limiting condition.

Please note: We do not supply powered wheelchairs or scooters for outdoors only

How to refer

Email: mhn-tr.wheelchairservice@nhs.net

Aztec Centre, 28 Boulogne Road, Croydon, CR0 2QT

Phone: 020 8665 9313

Fax: 020 8689 9169

Contact information

Aztec Centre, 28 Boulogne Road, Croydon, CR0 2QT

Fax: 020 8689 9169

Tel: 020 8665 9313

Mary Ndibe – Administration Lead

Mary O’Hara – Operational clinical lead

Senior staff

Michelle Wilde

Shelley Chatter-Singh

William Nioma 

Related service

Maintenance Service: 

Nottingham Rehabilitation Service (NRS) Mobility Care

Unit 12,  Endeavour Way,

Croydon, CR0 4TR,

Tel - 0208 664 3000

enquiries@croydon.nrs-uk.net 

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