About Us

What do we offer?

Renfrewshire residents can access free day-to-day hire of mobility scooters or wheelchairs from Shopmobility Paisley and District.

Simply grab a free membership and you can then access our scooters and wheelchairs.  You can also hire our scooters/ wheelchairs overnight or for a longer term (holiday) at a small cost.  Contact us to find out more.

We look forward to welcoming you to our shop.

meet the team

Richard Vassie – Chairperson

Richard has spent 20 years in local Government. He has gained a breadth of experience from finance to corporate services.  Richard brings strong leadership skills and has been vital in the strategic planning for our social enterprise going forward

Shirley MacLean – Secretary

Involved in a number of community groups and organisations over many years.  Shirley contributes her organisational skills, IT Skills, as well as people skills. She takes minutes / actions / notes and organise meetings and prepare time-scaled agendas in advance.

Margaret Dymond – Treasurer

Margaret has experience from various groups across Renfrewshire. She has developed a complaint system which captures all our information and ensures we maintain our financial procedures in order to comply with legislation.

Kenny MacLaren – Director

Kenny is a local councillor and brings a wealth of experience to the Shopmobility team from the voluntary sector and trade unions. Kenny has been bringing new ideas to the Directorate by attending training courses to help move our social enterprise forward.

Karen Miller – Office Manager

Karen is our welcoming face at the office, working 20 hours per week. She was formerly an HR Director with a large social care organisation and her most recent role was as a Volunteer Development Officer for our partner Engage Renfewshire.