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Equipment & Demonstration Centre, Weston-super-Mare.
The Centre will be closed on Sat 20th May 2017, sorry for any inconvenience.
Our Equipment & Demonstration Centre in Weston super Mare (part of the Motex Centre) opened in December 2013. You can visit anytime between Monday to Saturday 10 am - 4 pm. For further information please call the centre directly on 01275 888804 .
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WE Care & Repair is a registered society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 with charitable status.
B&NES | Bristol | South Gloucestershire: 5 Hide Market, Waterloo Road, St Philips, Bristol BS2 0PL. 0300 323 0700
North Somerset: Motex Centre, Winterstoke Road, Weston super Mare, North Somerset BS23 3YW. 0300 323 0700
VAT Reg. no. 125 4790 12
company number 25479R
Equipment & Demonstration Centre
Tel: 01275 888804
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The centre provides:
• A drop-in facility for advice and support for members of the public. People not eligible for social services support or people wanting to address their own needs can be assisted by WE Care and Repair Trusted Assessors and purchase a range of equipment, including ‘small aids’.
• Occupational Therapy – we have an in-house Occupational Therapist available for booked assessment etc. Alternatively assessments can be carried out at the centre by North Somerset Council Occupational Therapists by making an appointment with Care Connect.
• An information resource for public, staff and other care organisations on a full range of equipment, adaptations and assistive technology as well as information on a range of other local services which may be of use.
• A training facility for staff and other providers especially where there is a need for equipment use i.e. manual handling.
The centre is designed to help you make the right choices about your home. There are a range of demonstration areas to help you understand what adaptations and equipment is available to you.
You can try a range of equipment including bathing aids, toilet aids, Bio Bidet, telecare equipment, kitchen with adjustable hob, bed aids, stairlifts and a through the floor lift. There are also wheelchair weighing scales available for anyone to drop in and weigh themselves, and shower room displays to view.
The centre is run day to day by WE Care & Repair, commissioned by North Somerset Council. WE Care & Repair also have a similar centre in Bristol which may be closer for residents in the north of North Somerset.