Mobility Aids, known by a few names mobility aids, medical aids is a broad term for independent living aids to assist individuals complete tasks independently
Typically people who have disabilities or injuries, or older adults who are at increased risk of falling, choose to use mobility aids.
These Mobility Aids provide several benefits to users, including more independence, reduced pain, and increased confidence and self-esteem.
A range of mobility devices is available to meet people’s needs – from canes and crutches to wheelchairs and Mobility Scooters.
Types of mobility aids
The type of mobility aid required will depend on the mobility issue or injury. The most common types of mobility aids include: Walking Frames, Wheelie Walkers, Wheelchairs, Canes etc…