Information from the British Red Cross on local available services

Here is an update on The British Red Cross’ local Active services and best contact details 

Mobility Aids Hire service

Though British Red Cross centres are closed they are dealing with all enquiries for equipment and offering a home delivery service.  You can call 0300 456 1914 ( opt2) or equipment orders can be made online at https://www.redcross.org.uk/get-help/borrow-a-wheelchair

They have an Assistance Programme available for those struggling to afford the hire charge . They also sell a comprehensive range of daily living products on their website   store.redcross.org.uk  which we are told are competitively priced!

They also have a small van and a willing volunteer at Maidstone School lane centre,  that they are happy to offer the use of if you feel the need.