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Community equipment, wheelchair, assistive technology and home improvement agency services to the NHS and local authorities are supplied by Millbrook Healthcare.

In order for a wheelchair to be provided by Millbrook Healthcare, you will need to be assessed. A referral will need to be made by your GP or a registered healthcare professional.

The service provides assessments for people with mobility and other postural problems, supplying wheelchairs, pressure care cushions and accessories for wheelchairs.  An appointment will be made for you to have a full clinical assessment of your mobility needs, including pressure care, by a qualified occupational therapist or therapy assistant.

Assessments are held in a variety of locations e.g. clinic, at home, at a day centre or school.

Frequently asked questions may be viewed here: http://www.millbrook-healthcare.co.uk/useful-stuff/service-users/wheelchair-services-faqs/#1496323585616-dc8a51c1-7189

Please refer to the eligibility criteria – What the wheelchair service can provide (PDF)

Examples of wheelchairs that can be provided depending on clinical assessment of need (PDF)

How to refer into the service
Any qualified healthcare professional can refer to the service e.g. GP, district nurse, physiotherapist and occupational therapist.

All referrals will be looked at by one of our occupational therapists and prioritised according to the Hampshire Wheelchair Service specification and criteria.

This may result in direct prescription and supply of equipment to the client.

Alternatively a face-to-face assessment may be required, which may be held at a variety of locations.

Please refer to the downloadable referral forms below:

Manual Wheelchair Referral Form
Powered Wheelchair Referral Form

Please click here to view the wheelchair daily checks videos.

Disability Horizons article on Disability and Independence – NHS Wheelchair Services

Contact details:

Customer service opening hours:
8.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday

Service Manager:  Hannah Hunter

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Unit E1
Omega Enterprise Park
Chandlers Ford Industrial Estate
Eastleigh
Hampshire
SO53 4SE

Phone: 0333 003 8071