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Exeter Mobility Centre (EMC)

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Please Note: As of the 1 June 2016 the Exeter Mobility Centre have contracted a new Approved Repairer to serve patients who have been issued with an NHS wheelchair within Devon and Torbay. The new contractor is called Invacare Repair and Maintenance, who have a great deal of experience in this field. They can be contacted on free phone (0800) 069 6216 or by email at Many of the technicians who worked for our previous Approved Repairer will now work for Invacare, so in many cases users will continue to see a familiar face.


The Exeter Mobility Centre (EMC) provides a quality service to thousands of disabled people living in Devon and Somerset. The work of the EMC focuses on:



Assessment, supply and repair of special devices and footwear applied directly to the body to support, correct and compensate for physical weakness. The team specialises in paediatric, spinal and diabetic care.

arrow Orthotics


Assessment and provision of artificial limbs after amputation or the absence of a limb for congenital reasons. The prosthetic service team provides a holistic approach by which medical, prosthetic and technical staff fit clients with prosthetic limbs to enable them to continue with their everyday life.

arrow Prosthetics

Wheelchairs and Special Seating

Assessment and provision of equipment to maximise independence and promote good posture whilst enabling mobility. The wheelchair service provides and maintains a wide range of wheelchairs, special seating and pressure relieving cushions to over 13,000 clients through direct assessment as well as a network of local assessors and repairers.

arrow Wheelchair and special seating

Where we are and Contact Details

Exeter Mobility Centre

Lister Close
Off Wonford Road


Tel: 01392 403649/8


The ‘H’ bus service stops just outside the entrance to the Exeter Mobility Centre in Wonford Road.

Office hours

Mon-Thurs 08:30 – 17:00

Fri 08:30 – 16:30

Wheelchair service enquiries

For Wheelchair service enquiries call – 01392 403663

There is an answer machine service with this number which is checked by staff regularly throughout the day.

Wheelchair repairs For wheelchair repairs please contact Invacare Repair and Maintenance on freephone 0800 0696216

EMC User Group

The EMC User Group links users, carers, patients of children who use the services across Devon, Torbay and Somerset. This group allows members to express their views and opinions with members of staff on all aspects of the services provided.


If you are interested in joining the group, please contact the user group Chair c/o The Exeter Mobility Centre.