The World’s Most Mobility-Friendly City
Getting out and about if you use a wheelchair or mobility scooter can be an enormous challenge at times – it can affect where you choose to visit and the quality of your life.
Most places make an effort to ensure that their locations are as mobility-friendly as possible, but they can certainly all do better!
Breda is a city in Holland that has been making waves in how it caters for people who suffer from limited mobility. It won the 2019 Access City Award for its fantastic work, spear-headed by ‘Breda For Everyone’ – an organisation that represents different local institutions that support people with disabilities.
Older European towns are often challenging for wheelchairs and mobility scooters with their cobbled streets and antiquated town planning. Breda, on the other hand, has pulled up the bumpy pavement of the city centre to create a flat surface for wheels, while installing portable ramps to every quaint shop that now allow unfettered access for every disabled person. In addition to this, all bus drivers are trained in disability awareness and all buses and bus stops in Breda are also fully accessible to wheelchair users. There has also been a big effort on the part of the hotels and accommodation of the city with physiotherapy facilities as well as accessible rooms with lowered wardrobes and mirrors, wheel-in showers and seated baths. Wheelchair and mobility scooter users don’t even have to pull open front doors as they have cameras installed that open the door automatically without having to lift a finger!
A Mobility Shop
Since many years since A Mobility was set up, we are honoured to say that we have developed a superb reputation as the premier mobility retailer and expert in the mobility sector. A Mobility Shop is based in Liverpool and specialises in the provision of mobility aids and personal care help for people suffering from a lack of mobility.
Contact us today for a no-obligation quote or word of advice – our expert staff are here to help as much as they can! A Mobility Shop is proud to offer excellent advice on solutions for a varied range of different mobility problems.
While we are based in Liverpool, we are pleased to accommodate a diverse range of different clients throughout the North West of England in places such as the towns of Wigan, Warrington, Southport, St Helens and the Wirral. Our primary product lines that A Mobility Shop offer are wheelchairs, reclining & high chairs, stairlifts, scooters, mobility aids and bathroom modifications.
Telephone us today on 0151 220 7080 and have a chat with one of our friendly advisors about how we can best help you back on your feet. You can also email us via firstname.lastname@example.org or come for a visit at our Liverpool-based shop.