Equipment Hire ( Please check Latest News page for information about weekend hire service and bank holiday closures )

Equipment Availability - Basic information

We have self-propelled wheelchairs, manual push wheelchairs, all-terrain/ beach wheelchairs and 4-wheeler mobility scooters available to hire. Wheeled walkers are available on a loan basis. Stick holders are available on request.

All of our mobility equipment is fully insured for use in the UK.

User manuals are provided. All mobility scooters have small baskets fitted to their steering columns. Stick holders are available on request.

Mobility equipment must be stored securely overnight, preferably indoors or protected from the weather. Access to electricity supply required for overnight charging of scooters.

Mobility equipment can be hired Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am - 4pm from our desk in Whitby Library, Windsor Terrace, Whitby, YO21 1ET, and at all other times (during office hours) through the DAG office.

Proof of ID is required when collecting equipment.

A Terms & Conditions of Hire Form must be completed when hiring mobility scooters.

Free delivery/collection available in Whitby town. Deliveries/ collections can be arranged to addresses outside of the town and will be subject to charges depending on the distance.

Manual push wheelchairs, self-propelling wheelchairs and mobility scooters ARE NOT suitable to take on to the sand at the beach, and MUST NOT come into contact with the sea water.