stoolAssistive Products and Equipment

There may be times in our lives when we need equipment which can help us remain independent  and enable us to carry out activities in our daily life. This equipment can range from items which help with improved grip or reach to larger items which can assist with improved mobility.

Hiring Equipment

Hiring equipment can provide you with the opportunity to try out equipment before you purchace an item. It can also be an option for visiting friends or relatives Click here to view Aspire Canterbury equipment hire

Buying Equipment

Click here to visit our On-line shop or call into our shop at 314 Worcester Street, Linwood, Christchurch to view our product range.

Funding for Equipment

If you have an impairment (e.g. physical, vision/hearing,intellectual or that is age related) which is likely to last for longer than six months  and you find managing daily tasks difficult you may be eligible for Government funded equipment, vehicle or housing modifications (Enable New Zealand).  Equipment may include wheelchairs, walking frames and hearing aids.  A Needs Assessment will determine your eligibility. For details of Mobility Scooters and Mobility Scooter funding click here. For other funding options click here to be redirected to our Financial Support page.

Equipment Repair

If you have been provided with equipment from the Ministry of Health (Enable New Zealand) as from 27th October 2015 you will be able to contact approved repair agents directly - there is no need to 'phone Enable New Zealand in Christchurch.

Approved Repair Agents in Christchurch:

For Mobile repairs the following additional subcontractors can be contacted:


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