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Shopmobility / Liveability Waltham Forest

Liveability is the name of is the local charity that operates SHOPMOBILITY. Run entirely by volunteers, it loans Mobility Scooters and Wheelchairs and has volunteer helpers - so people can get out and about in the borough. It also runs various social Events & Activities (Bingo, chiropody, shopping trips, local lunches,  and other trips - all with door to door transport. Members are sent a list of events every 3 months which they can book. More Information on our website.

Who to contact

Telephone
0208 520 3366
E-mail
liveabilitywf@gmail.com
Website
www.shopmobilitywalthamforest.org
Notes

Shopmobility:

  • Day loan of mobility scooters and wheelchairs in Walthamstow town centre
  • Volunteer helpers
  • Short-Term Loans of wheelchairs and portable scooters for  holidays, visitors etc.
  • Events & Activities - see below

Scootability:

  • Longer-term loans of mobility scooters for local residents to keep in their own homes

Shopmobility Events & Activities:  

With door-to-door transport, for older and disabled people in Waltham Forest (Chingford, Leyton, Leytonstone, Walthamstow):

  • Bingo Club (Mondays)
  • Shopping trips in Walthamstow (Tuesdays and Thursdays)  
  • Local Lunches (Fridays)
  • Shopping trips to other places
  • Leisure trips
  • Reflexology
  • Other activities chosen by members 

 With people arranging their own transport:

  • Chiropody (Fridays at Shopmobility)

Where to go

Name
Shopmobility Portacabin
Address
The Mall Shopping Centre, Selbourne Walk
High Street
Walthamstow
London
Postcode
E17 7JR

Other Information

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£3.50 From per week

Availability

Referral required
No
Other notes

No need to be 'registered disabled' - we'll always try to help, so please ask.

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