Losing mobility as you age or as you suffer an unexpected health issue is a hugely stressful ordeal. The inability to perform routine tasks can be scary, and it’s important to access the right mobility equipment to make life easier when you can.
At all stages of life, we can find ourselves in difficult situations and it’s critical to get the right help. So if you’re looking for high quality power chairs in Brisbane, look no further.
Our online store here at Mobility Caring is the best website to find mobility scooters in the Brisbane city area. No matter if you’re as north as Caboolture, as west as Ipswich, as south as the Gold Coast, on Moreton Island or far up in the Sunshine Coast, our mobility scooters are designed to help you get moving again.
Why should I buy a mobility scooter?
If you or a loved one are in your senior years, are experiencing mobility issues or a condition that otherwise makes it difficult to walk, electric scooters can assist you improve your overall quality of life. This includes:
- Improving your ability to move from Point A to Point B as part of day-to-day life
- Expanding the range of activities you can do – whether that it be going to the movies, travelling the country or attending functions hosted by family and friends
- Performing basic tasks such as shopping and attending doctors’ appointments easier without any help
- Giving you comfort as you travel, especially if you need to travel far distances
- Enhancing the quality of your overall condition and welfare
Do I need a motorised scooter?
Before you search for any electric mobility scooter in Brisbane, you should first consider why precisely you need one. You should always speak to a medical professional, such as a chiropractor or an occupational therapist, before purchasing electric scooters to assist you.
These health experts will be able to outline your options, such as whether you need a scooter, or another form of mobility aid such as manual wheelchairs, electric wheelchairs, a power chair or seat walker.
Generally, you will need a mobility scooter if you:
- Have limited mobility, and experience trouble walking for a long period of time
- Struggle to use a cane, crutches or a walker
- Are experiencing constant pain in your joints
- Suffer from rheumatoid arthritis
- Are not in pain to the point where you need a wheelchair
How much do mobility scooters cost?
The price of a mobility scooter can vary anywhere between $1,400 to $11,000.
The precise dollar figure you’ll need to pay varies on the size of the scooter, its condition and specifications such as the make and model.
Here at Mobility Caring, some of our popular mobility scooters in Brisbane such as the Pride Sportrider 3 Mobility Scooter cost $6,900. The Invacare Pegasus Metro Mobility Scooter, another popular model, cost $3,599.99.
One of our most valuable high-end scooters, the Pride Pathrider 150XL Turbo Mobility Scooter, cost $10,095.
What are the different types of mobility scooters?
There are a wide range of mobility care scooters that you will come across on your search. We’ve outlined some of them below.
Portable motorised scooters are much more compact than other, greater sized models. Their design makes them nimble enough for you to move swiftly around busy areas, both indoor and outdoor. Compactable scooters typically also feature a basket at the front, perfect for shopping trips.
Mid-sized scooters are the best of both worlds – convenient (with a basket) like the portable scooter, with just the right amount of power to climb up slopes and navigate outside. Ideal for travelling around locally and visiting nearby friends and family.
The large heavy duty scooters are battery-powered and are able to travel long distances. Fitted with comfortable seats, headrests and also suspension. They’re so robust that you’ll have no trouble moving across rough and uneven surfaces like bumpy streets and uneven grass.
Where to buy mobility scooters in Brisbane
You can purchase an extensive range of electric scooters in Brisbane from our store at Mobility Caring. You’ll unlock access to the quality products you need at an affordable price right here on this website or at our new store located at <address>.
To browse our wide range of motorised wheelchairs in Brisbane, please have a look around our website and get in touch with us if you have any questions.