How do I get a hospital bed cheap/free?
A hospital bed is often the best solution to help improve a persons life who struggles using a standard bed. But it does come at a cost. View our helpful tips below on ways to reduce the cost of a hospital bed:
1. Apply for funding
There are a number of organisation who would be worth contacting and enquiring about funding. Such as the government, a charity or trust such as The League of the Helping Hand or contact a local carer group who may be able to give you some advice.
2. Purchasing a reconditioned bed
Another option for getting a cheap hospital bed may be to buy a used/second hand bed which has been refurbished as they will cater for you needs sufficiently at a more affordable price.
3. Speak to a local hospital or council
Speaking to a local council or hospital may prove useful when looking for a cheap/free hospital bed. As they will either be able provide you with support and information or guide to a contact who will offer support.