The William Merritt Disabled Living Centre is a registered charity and social enterprise. Led by General Manager, David Blythe, it is staffed by a team of occupational therapists, approved driving instructors and administrators. The Centre is an accredited member of Driving Mobility.
We are commissioned or contracted by Leeds City Council’s Adult Social Care service, by NHS CCGs and by the Department for Transport. We welcome referrals from professionals and we offer advice, information and training courses.
What we do
Our team carries out impartial assessments for:
Plus we offer driving lessons in our adapted vehicles.
Services we offer professionals
Who can refer?
We welcome referrals from professionals:
What regions do we cover?
- Adult and paediatric services: primarily LS, BD and WF postcodes, but we welcome enquiries from further afield.
- Driving assessment service: Yorkshire. Offered in Leeds and at our satellite centres in York and Sheffield.
Feedback from our clients
A very helpful and informative practical assessment by friendly informative assessors, very helpful.
The OT was very good, pleasant and thorough.
The assessment was a pleasure, informative & ultimately successful. I would willingly recommend William Merritt.