British Red Cross – Lochgilphead, Argyll & Bute

Provide short-term loans of mobility aids to people in need

Services provided:

Area covered:
Oban, Islay, Campbeltown, Mull, Lochgilphead Red Cross

  • Their volunteer-led mobility aids service provides the loaning of wheelchairs, and commodes on a short term basis – up to 6 weeks.
  • Therapeutic care is a non intrusive hand arm and shoulder massage done over the clothes to promote wellbeing. It is stress relieving and can be pain relieving and usually delivered in groups of people.
  • Transport support provides door to door transport for medical appointments.  Besides transport we can also provide an escort who, if necessary, will stay throughout the appointment.


Opening hours:

Helensburgh and Lochgilphead –  Monday – Friday, 9.00am – 5.00pm
Campbeltown and Mull – on request
Dunoon – Wednesday – Friday, 10.00am – 12.00pm
Rothesay – on request.



Union Street
PA31 8JS

Phone: 01546 602 386

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