Disability and Mobility

Providing you with help in daily living and assisting you with your mobility.

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Blue Badges

If you are disabled then a Blue Badge allows you to park closer to your destination when you leave your house, whether as a driver or a passenger. Read more here...

Sensory Impairments

The Sensory Impairment Team help you remain independent and safe by offering assessments, advice, information and rehabilitative training, covering day to day tasks and helping you with your mobility. Read more here...

Reablement

A free service designed to help you regain your independence after ill health, including help with washing, dressing, using the toilet and feeding. Read more here...

Walking Aids

There is equipment, aids and adaptations available to enable you to live independently or to support your carers. If you have a deteriorating medical condition or think that there are several pieces of equipment that you need, you may want to have an assessment.  Read more here...

Dial-a-Ride

Oxfordshire County Council provide a dial-a-ride service in Oxfordshire for people with mobility problems. Read more here...

Motability

The Motability Scheme enables disabled people to use their government-funded mobility allowance to lease a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair. Read more here...

Central Mobility

Central Mobility offers New and Reconditioned Stairlifts in Oxford for purchase or rent.  They also have a range of mobility scooters.  Read more here...

Value Added Tax (VAT) Relief on Equipment and Services

If you have a long-term illness or you're disabled, you don't have to pay VAT on certain goods (such as adjustable beds) and services that you buy or bring into the UK. Certain building work that you have done can also be free of VAT. Read more here...