Medequip Assistive Technology provide a community equipment loan service on behalf of the Council and NHS.
The service is for adults, children and young people in community, care and education settings.
To loan equipment, you'll need to have an occupational therapy assessment.
If you're due to be discharged from hospital, an assessment can be arranged.
How to return equipment
If you no longer need the equipment loaned to you, Medequip can arrange a free collection, to recycle and help others in need.
Call 0116 216 8686 or email LLRcommunityequipment@medequip-uk.com.
You can also return equipment yourself, to: Unit B Wharf Way, Glen Parva, Leicester, LE2 9TF
Opening hours: 8am to 8pm, Monday to Friday.
Independent living support options
Self-care can help you to live independently for longer, giving you confidence to remain in your own home and complete everyday tasks safely.
For online advice, visit medequip-rutland.livingmadeeasy.org.uk - an online self-assessment tool, giving you free, impartial advice about all types of equipment to make daily living easier.
For self-funded mobility and disability equipment options, visit www.manageathome.co.uk - your Medequip online retail store.
For self-funded telecare options, visit www.medequip-connect.com.
Medequip contact details
Social media: @MedequipUK
Telephone: 0116 216 8686