The Hampshire Wheelchair Service is provided by Millbrook Healthcare Limited, an independent company providing community equipment, wheelchairs, assistive technology and home improvement services to the NHS and local authorities across England.
The service has a responsibility to meet the mobility and related postural and pressure care needs of the local population in the most cost effective way, which includes initial purchase, repairs and the re-conditioning of equipment for use.
The service is jointly commissioned by a collaborative of clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) - including Fareham and Gosport, South Eastern Hampshire, Portsmouth, Southampton City and West Hampshire CCG – which is the lead commissioner for this service.
You can visit the Millbrook website here.
Different ways of contacting Millbrook can be read by clicking here.
Here are some Frequently Asked Questions which may help you.
You can read the eligibility criteria for the provision of NHS wheelchairs by clicking here.
AJM Healthcare will start as the new wheelchair service provider for the Fareham and Gosport area from April 1.
The contract term is for five years, with an option to extend for two years to March 31, 2027. AJM Healthcare will offer services to the Portsmouth, Fareham & Gosport and South Eastern Hampshire CCG areas. Current service users are also being informed of this change. Services for the rest of Hampshire are staying with the existing provider, Millbrook, for the next year.
The new location for the local service will be:
Email Portsmouth.firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone 0808 196 2626.
Its core opening hours will be 8am to 6pm, Monday to Friday. A seven-day emergency repair service will be available from 7am to 11pm.