Mobility Advice in Farnham Surrey

Tips and advice for mobility equipment and disability aids in Farnham, Surrey.

Farnham is an historic market town, within the Borough of Waverley and situated right on the border with Hampshire, 11 miles west of Guildford and about 28 miles east of Winchester. A 900-year-old castle, built by the grandson of William the Conqueror overlooks the town.

Visit Farnham Surrey Disability Wheelchair

With its beautiful green countryside, fascinating heritage and wealth of independent and quirky shops, Farnham is the perfect place to visit. Known for its award-winning monthly Farmers’ Market and annual Food Festival.

Bordering the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the North Downs Way, the town is a perfect tourist base to explore Winchester, as well as the Mid-Hants Railway (the Watercress Line).

Wheelchair Accessibility in Farnham

Wheelchair Accessibility in Farnham Surrey

By and large, Farnham is reasonably kind to those requiring wheelchair assistance. In 2017, as part of the Farnham Walking Festival, Farnham Town Council worked with Suzanne Tilford to create a wheelchair / mobility scooter friendly tour of central Farnham’s hidden spaces. See Wheelchair accessibility in Farnham.

The wheelchair accessible Farnham Museum at the Farnham Maltings is also well worth a visit.

Parking in Farnham

Wheelchair Advice in Farnham Surrey

Farnham has an abundance of public car parks which offer concessions for Blue Badge holders. These include Central car park, Farnham Leisure Centre, Lower Hart, South Street, St James, Upper Hart, Waggon Yard and the Riverside car parks. Make sure your Blue Badge is clearly displayed on your screen when you park.

Public and Disabled Toilets in Farnham

Central car park has a disabled accessible toilet, which can only be accessed with a RADAR key. You can buy keys from the Waverley Borough Council offices, which are located inSouth Street at the Farnham Town Council building. Disabled accessible toilets can also be found in The Hart and Gostrey Meadow.

Bus Services for Wheelchair Users in farnham

Wheelchair Friendly in Farnham Surrey

Free bus passes are available for eligible Farnham residents. Meanwhile, Hoppa is an independent, not-for-profit company and registered charity. All their vehicles are accessible for wheelchair users and those with mobility difficulties,providing local door-to-door community transport services, including the Hospital hoppa (to local health facilities) and the HoppaShoppa.

They also run regular scheduled bus services. Registration is free and can be done online or by phone.

Useful Farnham Links

Mobility in Farnham Surrey

Wheelchair advice in Guildford

Wheelchair Accessible Taxi Farnham – If you need a taxi service in Farnham, this is company that especially caters for wheelchair users.

Waverley Borough Council – South Street car park Farnham – If you are new to the town, the council offices are a useful starting point.

Community bus service in Farnham – Waverley Hoppa Community Transport – Information about Farnham’s community bus services – great for shopping and visits to healthcare facilities.

Farnham Maltings – A wheelchair friendly venue and highly recommended for Farnham visitors.

www.wheelmap.org – For information on wheelchair accessibility in Farnham, including venues with disabled access.

Farnham Visitor Guide – View the Visitor Guide brochure, pick up your own copy from Farnham Town Council Offices on South Street or one of the information points around town.

Mobility Specialists in Farnham

Established in 2010, Out & About is a friendly, reliable and highly experienced local company, dedicated to finding solutions for anyone experiencing challenges in day-to-day independent living. We’ve been assisting customers in the Farnham area for many years, matching them with the most appropriate mobility and disability aids to suit their needs – at the most competitive prices!

Being based close-by in Alton, it means we are very handily placed for customers residing in and around Farnham.

We stock mobility scooters, electric wheelchairs, powerchairs, manual wheelchairs, walkers and rollators – essential, every-day mobility aids for getting out and about easily in the city and wider Farnham locale. Plus, ramps, steps and rails to improve property access.

Disability Aids in Farnham Surrey

For indoors, we have a great range of Riser Recliners and fireside chairs, stairlifts, bathroom aids and daily living aids. All geared to ensuring you can live comfortably and conveniently in your Farnham home.

Not only do we provide a superb range of mobility equipment, which you can demo in our well-stocked showroom, we can also arrange appointments in your home, as well as door-to-door delivery and collection, if this is more to your liking.

And, whenever your mobility aids require service and maintenance, this is also a central part of the Out and About service to our Farnham clientele.

Examples of our Mobility Equipment to keep you on the move when you’re out and about in Farnham:

Mobility Scooters in Farnham Surrey

Mobility Scooters in Farnham
Brands include TGA, Invacare. Kymco, Roma and Prides. Prices start from £1650 ex VAT.

Electric Wheelchairs Powerchairs in Farnham Surrey

Electric Wheelchairs and Powerchairs in Farnham
Brands include Invacare, Pride, Kymco and Roma. Prices start from £1470 ex VAT.

Wheelchairs in Farnham Surrey

Manual Wheelchairs in Farnham
Brands include Invacare, Vanos, Karma ND Drive. Prices start from £140 ex VAT.

Walkers Rollators in Farnham Surrey

Walkers and Rollators in Farnham
Brands include Flexel, Topro, Dietz and Drive. Prices start from £80 ex VAT.

If you live in Farnham, for mobility equipment hire or purchase, insurance, finance, advice and dedicated repairs & servicing, Out and About has everything you need. And, as one of the most respected mobility specialists in Farnham, we are also part of Hampshire County Council’s ‘Buy with Confidence’ retailer scheme.

Call us on: 01420 549481
Email us: info@outandabout-uk.com
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