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01915 143 337

Shopmobility Service has now resumed. Please note that new hours of operation are detailed below.

Please note the following instructions;

  • Do not make use of the Shopmobility Service if you have symptoms of corona-virus
  • Please use the hand sanitiser provided before and after use of equipment.
  • Gloves must be worn while using Shopmobility equipment – If you don’t have your own, please ask and we will provide them for you.
  • For your safety, all Shopmobility equipment shall be decontaminated after use.

We have worked through a rigorous risk assessment plan in order to safely reopen our store, so please come and visit. We are delighted now to again be in a position to more fully support our customers, offering friendly, personal advice in selecting equipment. However, both your safety and that of our team remain the priority. We hope that you can understand that, as a result of the broad impact of recent events, our opening times and staff capacity are reduced for the time being. However, these will again increase as circumstances allow.

Sunderland Mobility Shop

Ross Care is located inside The Bridges Centre in Sunderland and is a fantastic resource for the people of Sunderland and the North-East Areas.

Ross Care is a major provider of wheelchair services and mobility equipment on behalf of the NHS and Local Authority around Sunderland and the North-East area. Alongside offering expert advice, we have assessment facilities and a wide range of equipment available for sale. Whether you require a simple aid to support your daily living or want to explore solutions for a complex need, Ross Care Sunderland can help you to buy the most beneficial equipment for you.



The Bridges Rooftop Car park offers FREE Parking during late-night Thursdays from

5:30-9 pm

Reduced parking rates also apply at the following times:

  • Mon-Sat Evenings, 6:00 pm - 7.00 am: Only 50 p per hour
  • Sundays & Bank Holiday Evenings, 6:00 pm - 7:00 am: Only 50 p per hour


For more information visit:

Store Features

  • A Shopmobility Service offering visitors to The Bridges Shopping Centre the loan of powered scooters powered wheelchairs and manual wheelchairs (From 22nd June)
  • Visit in store to try out Mobility Scooters, Rise & Recline Chairs, Walking Aids and Simple Mobility Solutions
  • Speak to our staff in store for advice on; Product advice & sales, regular servicing, repairs to faults, replacement parts, insurance & warranties.
  • Closest access for the shop is via the Bridges Rooftop Car-Park, off Green Terrace with  over 40 disabled parking spaces available 

Wheelchair Hire (This service is temporarily on hold due to social distancing measures)

Short or long term wheelchair hire is now available in-store; 

  •  24 Hour / Day Hire - £50 returnable deposit / £5 per day (ex-vat) 
  •  Weekend Hire -  £50 returnable deposit / £7.50 per weekend (ex-vat)
  •  Mid Week Hire -  £50 returnable deposit / £15 per week (ex-vat)


Tel: 01915 143 337    Email:

Store Address:  The Bridges Shopping Centre, Upper Market Street, SR1 3DR 


Opening Times

As of Sept 14th

Monday 9 am – 5.00 pm
Tuesday 9 am – 5.00 pm
Wednesday 9 am – 5.00 pm
Thursday 9 am – 5.00 pm
Friday 9 am – 5.00 pm
Saturday 9 am - 5.00 pm

Bank Holidays – the Bridges Bank Holiday opening hours are 9 am – 5:30 pm

At our Mobility Shop you can browse and receive advice on a large range of items including Mobility Scooters, Wheelchairs, Powerchairs, Rise and Recline Chairs, Electric Wheelchairs, Stairlifts, Walking Sticks, Rain Covers, Incontinence Pads, Walking Frames, Rollators, Tri Walkers, Profiling Beds, Sleep Systems, Support for Sensory Loss, Postural Seating, Bath Lifts, Bathroom Adaptations, Jar Openers, Bathroom Aids, Dining Aids and hundreds more.

We stock a wide range of mobility brands including Kymco, Sunrise Medical, Invacare, Pride, Electric Mobility, Cosi Chair, Quantum, Aidapt, Performance Health, Patterson Medical, Rascal, Classic Canes, Kirton, Lille, Stannah, Home Adapt, Brooks, Otto, Minivator, Days Healthcare and more.

This mobility shop is located easily off the A1(M) and the M1, Metro, Bus and Train serving  The Bridges Centre and including Sunderland, Newcastle, Washington, Hebburn, New Herrington, Chester-Le-Street, Houghton Le Spring, Gateshead, Wallsend, Jarrow, Swallwell, Seaham, Durham, Murton, North Sheilds, Whitley Bay, Boxburn, Consett, Shotley Bridge, Blyth, Cramlington, Jarrow, Prudhoe

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For more information about accessibility to the centre visit the Bridges Centre Information Page.

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