Introduction

Introduction

Organisation Name
Shopmobility - Bath
Description

Provides a loan service of manual or powered wheelchairs and electric scooters to anyone with limited mobility to make the city centre more accessible for shopping or other purposes. You do not have to be registered disabled. The scheme also offers an escort service for people with a visual impairment, and anyone who requires it. (Subject to the availability of volunteers). Also overnight hire of manual wheelchairs. You need to take formal identification to register as a first time member. Book in advance. If you need to be met from bus, rail station, car parks or dedicated bays please say at the time of booking.

Organisation Type
Statutory Service
This organisation provides support around
Support Around the Home / Home Help Home Maintenance, Adaptation & Housing Getting Around
This organisation provides support for
Disabled People Older People Wheelchair Users
Regions
Bath and North East Somerset
Is there a cost for these services?
Yes
Cost information

Electric Scooters & Powered Wheelchairs - £1.00 per hour (or part of)
Manual chairs - 50p per hour (or part of)
The overnight hire of manual wheelchairs is £3.50 per night.
Overnight charges are payable in advance and are non - refundable.

How can people access this service?
Drop-In
Business Hours
MondayFrom 08:30To 17:00
TuesdayFrom 08:30To 17:00
WednesdayFrom 09:30To 17:00
ThursdayFrom 08:30To 17:00
FridayFrom 08:30To 16:30
SaturdayFrom 09:00To 16:30
SundayCLOSED

Primary Organisation Details

Primary Address Details

Address 1
C/o Bath One Stop Shop
Address 2
3-4 Manvers Street
Town
Bath
County
Bath and NES
Postcode
BA1 1JQ

Organisation Contact Methods

Telephone

Services

Helpline Details

Will calls I make to this helpline show on my bill?
N/A

Accessibility

General Accessibility

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Access Questions

Is there a car park nearby?
Approx. distance?
200 yards
Is there on-street parking in close proximity to the premises?

External Access

Do the premises feature non-revolving automatic external doors?
Are external doors 900mm or more wide with flat thresholds?
On external doors are the handles a contrasting colour and tone to the door?

Internal Access

On internal doors are the handles a contrasting colour and tone to the door?
Are there visual alarm systems at the premises?
If so, does it have wheelchair access?
Does the toilet have a minimum size of 2200mm × 1500mm
Does the toilet have a minimum door size of 1000mm
Does the toilet have grab rails - 2x horizontal?
Does the toilet have grab rails - 2x vertical?
Does the toilet have grab rails - 1x drop-down?
Is the height of the reception desk at the premises between 750mm and 850mm?

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