Knowsley Wheelchair Service

The Knowsley Wheelchair Service is located at the Centre for Independent Living. We provide assessments and the provision of wheelchairs for people of all ages who have a permanent or temporary disability/injury.

We offer qualified and professional assessments for manual & powered wheelchairs, specialist seating, postural and pressure care needs.

The Knowsley Wheelchair Service will accept referrals from any health or social care professional eg G.P, Consultant, Occupational or Physiotherapist.

Click to download a copy of the Knowsley Wheelchair Service Referral form

Priority for our Wheelchair Service is given to:

  • People with rapidly deteriorating progressive conditions
  • People with severe pressure care problems.
  • People with postural support needs
  • Immobile people with no existing chair
  • Palliative care

Re-referrals will be accepted from an existing service user, their carer, family member, or any health or social care professional.

We also offer a free maintenance and repair service for wheelchairs issued by the Knowsley Wheelchair Service, available Monday to Thursday 8:30am – 4.30pm and Friday 8am – 4pm.

Useful Information

The Knowsley Wheelchair Service will accept referrals from any health or social care professional eg G.P, Consultant, Occupational or Physiotherapist.

The Knowsley Wheelchair Service is based at the Centre for Independent Living.

Call 0151 244 4100

Lines can be very busy, an answer phone is in use so please leave a message with your name and contact details. We will return your call.

Email CentreforIndependentLiving@knowsley.nwbh.uk

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