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Wheelchair Assessment Centre

Wheelchair Assessment Centre

Service Information

The Wheelchair Assessment Centre's main aim is to provide a locally based service to people who have long term (over six months) mobility requirements.

Specific eligibility criteria exist for each type of equipment provided.

These include:

  • manual and electrically powered wheelchairs

  • pressure cushions

  • special seating


Every request must be supported by a written referral authorised by a consultant, GP or a therapist.

Please note that this service is provided by East Cheshire NHS Trust at Congleton War Memorial Hospital.  The service is no longer managed by Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust at Leighton Hospital.

Contact Details

Telephone: 01625 663345

Fax: 01625 663486

Email: ecn-tr.WAC@nhs.net



East Cheshire NHS Wheelchair Service

Congleton War Memorial Hospital

Canal Road


CW12 3AR

Opening Times

Monday to Friday - 8am-4.30pm

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