Meet Benitah, 9 from Uganda.

When Benitah was born, her parents soon noticed that she had ‘fragile legs’ and wasn’t able to walk on her own…

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Home Master Slider 1: Benitah

The Unsung Heroes: Our Volunteers.

More than 226 retired men and women currently donate their time and expertise manufacturing children’s wheelchairs throughout the week

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Home Master Slider 2: Our Volunteers – The Unsung Heroes of Wheelchairs For Kids

Wheelchairs For Kids Our New Home

After 22 years surviving in rented and often cramped and siloed workshops, we now have received a generous loan through a long-term donor to the value of AU$2M

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Home Master Slider 3: A New Home for WFK

Wheelchairs don’t just provide mobility. They provide lifelong empowerment through access to education, through better health outcomes, through social connections—all those basic building blocks of a life that we take for granted. At Wheelchairs For Kids, we’re proud to have given the lifechanging gift of mobility to more than 46,000 children in 90 overseas locations, granting the world’s most vulnerable children a renewed sense of dignity, hope and independence.

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Growth Development Fund

We’ve developed a plan to ensure we can continue transforming the lives of children Internationally, with an agile and sustainable organisation. This requires premises and manufacturing faculties, high quality equipment, research and development and human resources.

Wheelchair Fund

Globally, there are an estimated 10 million children who are in dire need of a wheelchair but can’t access one due to economic factors or underdeveloped medical services in their country of origin. As a donor to our Wheelchair Fund, you can be a part of the solution.

Our Impact

46945
Wheelchairs made to date
6498
Volunteers participated
90 +
Locations deployed to

The Process Of Manufacturing

Designed with safety, strength and durability in mind, our rough terrain wheelchairs are manufactured by our team of passionate and hardworking volunteers at our workshop in Wangara.

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We Have Reached More Than 90 Countries

From the hilltribe villages of Myanmar to the desert terrain of Morocco, Wheelchairs For Kids is proud to have given the lifechanging gift of mobility to more than 46,000 children in 90 countries.

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The Need For Wheelchairs Is Staggering

The World Health Organization estimates that at least 10 million children worldwide are in dire need of a wheelchair but cannot afford one. Some disability experts claim the number could be as high as 6% of the population of developing countries.

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