recharge pointIf you use an electric wheelchair or scooter and you are out and about and you find yourself low on power all you need do is call into Watsonia Neighbourhood House and ask to “RECHARGE”, we will be only to happy to help you out.

In 2008, taking part in a new initiative introduced by Banyule City Council, Watsonia Neighbourhood House was one of the first to introduce a “Recharge Point” giving access to electricity for people who use electric wheelchairs and scooters.

recharge-point-2008-1-500wBrian Rudd (Disability Reference Group - Banyule City Council)
at the installation of the Recharge Point in 2008.

 Watsonia Neighbourhood House is one of a number of Recharge Points located across Australia. For more information on this scheme and the location of other recharge points go to http://www.rechargescheme.org.au/~recharge/.