Community Equipment Service

Community Equipment Service

Medequip Assistive Technology is the provider of the Community Equipment Service on behalf of Lancashire County Council, NHS East NHS Lancashire CCG, NHS West Lancashire CCG, NHS Chorley & South Ribble CCG, NHS Fylde & Wyre CCG, NHS Morecambe Bay CCG, NHS Greater Preston CCG.

Following an assessment, equipment will be provided on loan to support independent living.

To access equipment, you will need to have an Occupational Therapy Assessment. You can ask your GP for a referral or to enquire or request an assessment, you can contact your Council’s Social Care Team.


Returning Equipment

If you have already benefited from equipment loaned to you that you no longer need, Medequip can arrange a free collection, to recycle and help others in need. Contact us on 01772 286573 or email

You can also return your equipment to: Medequip, Unit G4, Leyland Business Park, Centurion Way, Leyland, PR25 3GR

For more information about Medequip, please visit their website.


Further Independent Living Support Options

Self-care empowers you to live independently for longer, giving you the confidence to remain in your own home and complete everyday tasks safely.


Who to contact

Contact Name: Medequip Assistive Technology

Telephone: 01772 286573



Social Media: @MedequipUK


External Links

Local Medequip Service Centre:

Online self-assessment:

Manage At Home:

Medequip Connect:

Last updated on 25 January 2022 at 15:26 by Meg Pugh