Established 25 years ago, the Countrywide Care Network is an integrated group of specialist companies focusing on three key areas ...
For our Retail customers we offer a wide range of products including wheelchairs, scooters, walkers, rise and recline chairs, stairlifts, bathlifts, comfort footwear and daily living aids for around the home. Many products may be purchased without VAT.
We understand that buying mobility equipment is a significant purchase and for this reason it’s important that you benefit from full use of your product for many years to come. Our trained technicians will repair or service your product either at your home, or in a workshop.
We can offer you ...
• Service Contracts
• Repairs & Maintenance
• LOLER Testing
With a turnover in excess of £40 Million, over 250 staff and 250,000 square feet of warehousing, backed by strategically located Distribution Centres throughout the UK & Ireland, the Group provides a truly nationwide network.
To service our 10,000+ customers we have a large supporting fleet of vehicles, over 40 retail outlets and 50 service engineers.
CCN's 4th Annual Charity Day
The Countrywide Care Network (CCN) recently hosted its Fourth Annual Charity Day, bringing a record number of key industry players together from across the mobility and care sectors. The event, which took place in Manchester, proved to be the most successful Charity Day held by the group so far.
This year’s event took place at the Crystal Maze in Manchester, with seven teams competing to gain crystals & inevitably win precious time to grab golden tickets & take home the converted CCN Charity Shield. After the fun filled day, presentations & networking continued at a nearby restaurant well into the evening.
The event raised a total of £2,240 for four charities, these were Sepsis UK, Prostate Cancer UK, TY Davies Trust and The Warwickshire & Northampton Air Ambulance.
Nest Evans, CCN Chair commented "Our annual charity day really has become one of the key events in the mobility industry calendar bringing suppliers and dealers together to network and raise money for worthwhile causes. These events provide a unique, relaxed environment to meet new suppliers and deepen existing relationships."
Clearwell Mobility's Duncan Gillett on AMP Powerlist 2017
Access and Mobility Professional (AMP) have produced a 'power list' of some of the most inspiring, innovative and influential members of the access and mobility industry. The 2017 list includes CCN member Clearwell Mobility's Duncan Gillett.
In the last few years, Clearwell Mobility has undergone rapid expansion. After a £300,000 investment back in 2014, the Sussex dealer has ploughed ahead with store openings and now boasts 11 retail outlets in the South East. With Duncan at the helm, Clearwell has embarked on an exciting growth path without sacrificing its ethos of treating the customer as its number one priority.
Hickleys Mobility & Healthcare named 'Retail Champion'
The AMP Awards 'Retail Champions' category highlights the key management and operational chiefs running some of the most exciting and forward-thinking mobility retail businesses in the market today.
CCN member Hickleys Mobility & Healthcare where awarded Retail Champions in the AMP 2017 awards. This award recognises stars of the sector who are commended for the work they have done over the past 12 months to drive their businesses forward.
Hickleys & Divisional Manager Mark Mason were also included in the AMP Powerlist for 2017.
Annual charity day raises £2,000
The Countrywide Care Network (CCN) recently hosted its annual charity day, bringing a record number of key industry players together from across the mobility and care sectors. The event, which took place near Stratford Upon-Avon, proved to be the most successful charity day held by the group so far and saw a total of £2,000 raised for charity.
The event involved a number of highly competitive activities aimed at testing drivers’ skills and included an intense 4x4 course, blindfolded driving snooker and Segway riding. The event raised a total of £2,000 for charity, most of which was donated to a charity for rare genetic diseases in children called the MPS Society.
Hickleys Mobility & Healthcare becomes a Which? Trusted Trader
Hickleys Mobility & Healthcare can proudly call itself a Which? Trusted Trader, having recently passed a rigorous assessment that recognises reputable traders. The endorsement process included a visit by a professional Which? Trusted Traders assessor with extensive trading standards experience, as well as a company credit check and customer references.
Mark Mason from Hickleys Mobility & Healthcare said: "We are delighted to attain this recognition and very proud to be associated with such a reputable association as Which. This further endorses our reputation as being one of Somerset’s leading suppliers, repairers and servicers of mobility equipment."
Millercare wins national customer service award
CCN member Millercare Ltd is celebrating being named one of the UK’s leading scooter and powered wheelchair dealerships in a national award that recognises outstanding service to customers of the Motability Scheme. The award win is based on direct customer feedback, and Millercare has won the Large Dealer Scooter & Powered Wheelchair category.
Nick Buchanan, Managing Director, Millercare, commented:
"We are thrilled to win such a prestigious award for our customer service and delivery of the Motability Scheme. This accolade is testament to our fantastic people who are passionate about great service. We would like to thank all our customers for their feedback – we are so proud of this award."
Two New Members Have Joined the CCN
The CCN have two New Members. We are very pleased to introduce Mobility Direct North & Clearwell Mobility.
Based in Newcastle upon Tyne, Mobility Direct North have three mobility showrooms in South Shields, Ashington & South Gosforth specialising in supplying mobility & enabled living products to the North East of England.
Clearwell Mobility are based in West Sussex with 11 mobility showrooms covering Sussex, Kent, Surrey & Middlesex. Clearwell is a leading supplier of mobility and home healthcare equipment in the UK.
If you are yet to meet them please feel free to contact Norman, Gillian & Duncan...
Norman & Gillian Bowlt
Mobility Direct North
6 Tenerife Buildings
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tel: 0191 285 4245
Unit 3, 21 Albert Drive
Tel: 01444 253 300
CCN Annual Charity Day
We are very excited to have plans for our third Charity Day underway. On the 13th June 2017 we will be hosting a Team Charity Driving Day at Adventure Sport in Warwickshire.
Many thanks to all of our supportive suppliers that have formed teams to get involved in another day of networking, fun & raising money for excellent causes.
This year the CCN’s main Charity is the MPS Society. www.mpssociety.org.uk
Clark & Partners New Shops
For over 55 years, Clark & Partners has a been supplier of mobility products and services. This covers a wide range, including scooters, wheelchairs, stairlifts, wide fitting footwear and specialist seating. Based in Sheffield, we work across the region, covering Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire.