About Us

Aids to Independent Living opened in 1992 as the first Home Health Care and Mobility Scooter business on the Sunshine Coast.  We (Janet and Arthur Richardson) took over in 2005 and after 19 years of operating 2 retail locations we have now combined them both into a new location in  Forest Glen.

We sell,hire, service and repair all types of home health care and mobility products and are contracted to supply DVA approved rehabilitation equipment under the Rehabilitation Appliances Program (RAP). We are also contracted to supply equipment under the Medical Aids Subsidy Scheme (MASS) and we are a WorkCover authorised provider. We are a registered NDIS provider for the Sunshine Coast.

Unit 13/57 Owen Creek Rd. Foret Glen. 07 5445 6787 or 07 54493444

Hours Mon - Fri By appointment


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Secure hire equipment as soon as possible due to high demand over the Christmas period.
Have you got elderly friends or relatives visiting over the Christmas holidays? If you need to hire bathroom, toilet or mobility aids for them, then avoid a last minute rush and book now. This is our busiest time of year and stocks do run out. Contact us on: 5445 6787 ..
Tips for Preventing Falls

Falls can happen to anyone, as you grow older falls can become more common and some cases you can seriously injure yourself. Follow these preventative measures to help avoid accidental falls and minimise injuries.

Here is a solution which makes putting on compression stockings an easy process!

Are you finding it difficult putting on compression stockings everyday? The Butler Stocking Aid is designed to make donning compression stockings an easy process and protects against tears and runs.

Replacing mobility scooter batteries are expensive, here’s how to protect your investment.

Every mobility scooter has 2 batteries and batteries aren’t cheap! The life of your batteries depends on your usage and how you recharge them, therefore it’s important that you understand how you should charge your batteries to suit your usage.