How to Rent a Wheelchair in Southern California

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Call the 1-800 number or click on the shopping cart link found on the front page of Scooterville.com (see Resources below). This company is located in Monrovia and Arcadia California, and they offer free shipping. Choose from a variety of wheelchairs starting at $99.

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Contact Scootaround by either calling its toll free number or by visiting their Web site (see Resources below). Provide the operator with details concerning the wheelchair you need. Use a credit card to book the rental. Have it delivered. This company is located in Anaheim, California.

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Rent a wheelchair for use at a Southern California theme park, such as Disneyland or Knotts Berry Farm. A Scooter 4 U (see Resources below) located in La Habra, California, provides wheelchairs to Orange County Wheelchair Rentals and services Orange County, San Bernardino County and Riverside County.

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Order your wheelchair rental from Used Wheelchairs USA (see Resources below) and have it shipped to your home in Southern California. Pay between $250 and $450 to have your wheelchair delivered from out of state. Receive a Jet or Jazzy electric wheelchair priced at $2000 and pay a $150-a-month rental fee.

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Fill out wheelchair rental forms completely and accurately. With so many different wheelchairs to choose from, making sure you get the wheelchair that's right for you is important. Rental companies provide rental forms with questions regarding your height, weight and disability.

Tips and Warnings

  • The best place to find a wheelchair rental location is right in your hometown. If you are able to pick up your rented wheelchair, you save time and money.
  • Check your yellow pages for a location near you.
  • Make sure your wheelchair rental comes with insurance. Then, if something should happen to the wheelchair the damage is covered.
  • Wheelchairs provide necessary transportation to the disabled. But if your disability is only temporary, renting a wheelchair is the perfect alternative to buying one, and can save you thousands of dollars on an item you might only use for a short time. If you are looking to rent a wheelchair and you live in Southern California, look over a few steps to find out how.