Mobility Aids

Life Unlimited

This store provides a variety of equipment and products for mobility and daily living
aids that support independent living.

– No referral needed.
– No funding.

Phone: 0800 008 011

Address: 20 Palmerston Street, Hamilton

Enable

Provides disability equipment mostly through the hospitals. They pick up and drop
off equipment to your home, as well doing maintenance, modifications or replacing
equipment. All equipment has an asset number, which should be quoted to service.
They deliver a range of services.

– Self-referral is only for fixing/maintenance of equipment. New equipment
allocation requires referral from medical practitioner.
– Funding options available.

Phone: 0800 36 22 53

Address: 8 Clow Place, Melville, Hamilton

The Mobility Man

Provides a range of mobility scooters, scooter accessories, walkers, wheelchairs,
showering equipment, walking sticks, electric lift out chairs, electric beds, oxygen
concentrators, continence products.

– No referral needed.
– No funding, cost determent on product.

Phone: 0800 00 3838

Address: 543 Te Rapa Road, Hamilton

Heartway Mobility Scooters

They provide a range of mobility scooters and power chairs.

– No referral needed.
– No funding.

Phone: 07 858 2246

Address: No physical address, they visit you.

Seating to go (Wheel Chair Solutions)

A specialist wheelchair and seating assessment service, that works with only complex
(level 2) wheelchair needs.

– Self-referral, or by an occupational therapist, physiotherapist or doctor.
– A funding application is made to the Ministry of Health.

Phone: 07 848 1825

Address: Address available on appointment.

Lottery Grant for individuals with a disability

This program funds the purchase of vehicles, vehicle modifications, scooters and
other mobility equipment that will provide outdoor mobility. The maximum for a
mobility scooter is usually $4000. For a car it is between $12,000 and $15,000.
Additional amounts can be approved for wheelchair hoists or vehicle modifications.
Making an application: Fill out the application from website (see link below), get
medical practitioner to complete the last section, attach letter of support from a health
professional.

– No referral needed, advisor contact recommended on 0800 number below.
– Grants rarely exceed $10,000.

Phone: 0800 824 824

Address: No physical address

Trade Me

This is an internet auction site, which sells second hand and new mobility equipment,
among other things.

– No referral needed.
– As priced, possibly no warranty, buy at own risk.

Address: No physical address, contact seller through ad, by email or phone.