Shopmobility is a service providing electric scooters, powered chairs and manual chairs for people with limited mobility, long or short term, or visual/hearing impairment. The aim is to make the Shopmobility service available to as many people as possible throughout the Highlands. HIGHLAND CROSS 2008 – £174,213 raised in 2008..read more
The Mobile Unit also provides users of the scheme with the opportunity of accessing the shopping precincts on the outskirts of Inverness, which they might have trouble getting to otherwise. Shopmobility provides access to shops and other facilities in Inverness, Dingwall and Fort-William. Other advantages of shopmobility:
- You can even be provided with an escort if required.
- Free Parking outside our units, for registered users when using our equipment.
Booking in advance us advisable if:
- You want to make sure a suitable chair is available
- You need an escort to accompany you
- You require parking at Shopmobility Units
Shopmobility Highland Bus Service
The mini-bus is a door to door service providing easy access to either Inverness or Dingwall for registered users. Raffle Tickets are available from the Eastgate Shopmobility Centre for two marvellous Prizes which can be seen there on display. For more information about the bus service, telephone: Dingwall 01346 866040
The Mobile Unit is a van which provides scooters and wheelchairs for our members at various locations outwith Inverness town centre. Wednesdays – 10am to 4pm.
How to Join Shopmobility
Call into any Shopmobility office. There you will be met by someone who will register you, acquaint you with the chair of your choice and organise, if necessary, an escort.
Registering means completing a simple form and providing some proof of identification. You will then be given your own User Number Card.
Contact: Ms Shona Wemyss
Tel: 01349 866040
The ShopMobility Centre
Level 2 Car Park
(near the lifts)
Eastgate II Shopping Centre
Inverness IV2 3PB.
Monday to Saturday, 9.30am – 5pm.
Tel: (01463) 717624