Isle of Wight Wheelchair Service
What service we provide
The service provides assessments for people with mobility and other postural problems, supplying wheelchairs, pressure care cushions and accessories for wheelchairs.
Assessments are held in a variety of locations e.g. clinic, at home, at a day centre or school.
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 Isle of Wight 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 relevant referral form below.
Please click here to view the wheelchair daily checks videos.
Please only enter this waiting room at the date and time of your clinic appointment. If you do not have an appointment but would like to be considered for a video call please contact the service in the usual manner to discuss. We cannot connect or communicate with you in the waiting room if you do not have an appointment.
Customer service opening hours:
8.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday
Newport Business Park
Isle of Wight
Tel: 0330 124 4489
Fax: 0330 124 4490
How to raise a complaint
If you wish to make a complaint, you can contact us in a variety of ways. Find more details on our Feedback page.