BHTA GET WISE INFORMATION
Please click on the links and the download here links for latest information

Using electric scoters & wheelchairs – Download Here

Buying a mobility vehicle – Download Here

Buying a stairlift – Download Here

Buying safely – Download Here

Getting the most from your batteries – Download Here

Making sure your wheelchair remains stable – Download Here

Using public transport – Download Here

DLF is a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living since 1969. It is a founder member of the Information Standard, a certification scheme for health and social care information www.dlf.org.uk

Online guided advice tool for people who are not sure which type of products might help them http://asksara.dlf.org.uk

 

DLF FACTSHEETS

Personal alarms and telecare www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/telecare

Equipment to help with memory and safety www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/safety

Communication and vision www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/vision

Equipment for leisure activities www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/leisure

Choosing walking equipment www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/walking

Equipment for the heavier person www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/heavierperson

Choosing and fitting grab rails www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/grab-rails

Choosing equipment for showering www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/showering

Choosing equipment for bathing – Download Here

Choosing equipment to get up and down stairs www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/stairs

Choosing children’s daily living equipment www.dlf.org.uk/factsheets/childrens

Useful map of changing places toilets within the UK http://changingplaces.uktoiletmap.org

Information regarding disability grants www.disability-grants.org

Which mobility scooters and powered wheelchairs can go on public transport?
A comprehensive database of what scooters and powered wheelchairs are suitable to go on public transport http://rica.org.uk/content/scooter-powered-wheelchair-search

Guidance on mobility scooters and powered wheelchair usage on roads from the Department for Transport – Download Here