Mobility and Communication

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For many children, moving and communicating better means greater independence, freedom and self-esteem.

A wheelchair, a walking aid, an assistance dog, a modified vehicle or a communication aid can make an incredible difference for these children and their families.

Schools, organisations and individuals can apply for mobility and play equipment such as wheelchairs, walkers and Sunshine Coaches. Some of the equipment and programs we have funded in the last 12 months in our Variety Freedom Kids Program include:-

  • Modified Bike
  • Power wheelchair
  • Second Skin Upsuit
  • Manual wheelchair
  • Leckey Horizon Standing Frame
  • Bingo Evo Stroller with modifications
  • Carrot rotating car seat
  • Accessible (wheelchair) Carousel
  • Hoists and lifts
  • Variety Sunshine Coach
  • Weenotes Ensemble Package
  • Playground development
  • Bikes4Kids Program
  • Floor Sitter
  • Standing Frame
  • Zippie Iris Wheelchair
  • Rifton Pacer walker
  • Xpanda Chair
  • Triton Chair
  • Wombat Supportive Seating system
  • Trampoline
  • Liberty Swing

You can full the full list of equipment we consider funding here

Apply for help

In 2016 we helped 100,519 children

Equipment that helps children with their mobility, like wheelchairs, walking aids, and modified vehicles. Rare and expensive medical equipment and services including insulin pumps, wigs, feeds, nappies, oxygen pumps and more. Technology, programs and scholarships that help children unlock all the joys of education and communication.