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Wheelchair Bags

What is a Wheelchair Bag?

Not having certain essential items within reach can be frustrating and inconvenient.

A wheelchair bag, like any other bag, is designed to keep personal possessions that are used more than once or twice a day. Some of the most common items that people carry in such bags are medicine, water bottles, books and even groceries.

Wheelchair bags can be fit on various places on the wheelchair. You can purchase the ones that look like a backpack and fit them on the handles at the back of the wheelchair, or you can have those ones that are put on the arm.

It is also possible to have wheelchair bags under the seat on wheelchairs.

Wheelchair bags don’t have to be boring. You can decide to look funky with one of those funky wheelchair bags. You can also opt for an electric wheelchair bag.

Electric wheelchair bags are similar to the bags used on manual wheelchairs. When getting one of these electric wheelchair bags, ensure that you get one that will perfectly fit on your chair.

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Our Number 1, and best rated, wheelchair bag

SaMS Innovations Wheelchair Bag

Why we rated this the best

  • It attaches to the rear handles of almost any wheelchair using the two looped straps.
  • It is also used as a carry bag. It is made from strong durable waterproof nylon.
  • It features a carry handle and a number of zipped compartments and pockets. The main pouch can fit all your daily essentials.
  • It’s also ideal if you are out with a carer as they can easily access whatever you need.

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This is rated our best value for money wheelchair bag

Secure Wheelchair Storage Bag Pouch

What you need to know

  • It has a 5-pocket design with mobility aids that allow flexibility for organizing your things
  • The entire bag is 13.8 ” wide x 7.5 ” tall and is designed to expand an additional 2-3 inches when it is loaded with items.
  • It has double-stitched seams and reinforced stress points that are designed to last a lifetime
  • The Wheelchair bag is crafted from 70-Denier DuroTec Oxford cloth and resistant to water. Able to protect your valuables from the rain.
  • It has two reflective stripes makes you visible from up to 100 meters at night.

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The best of the rest

Supportec Wheelchair Bag

What you need to know

  • It comes in a black design with multiple pockets, made from durable waterproof PVC lined polyester
  • It straps on rear, simply loop over wheelchair handles, with an adjustable shoulder carry strap included
  • It has a large main pocket with zip, with convenient full width front pocket and small zipped pocket on the front ideal for phone or any other valuables
  • It has plastic stoppers that help protect the base of the bag. Its dimensions are width: 37cm, height: 40cm, depth: 14cm

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Medipaq Deluxe Wheelchair Bag

What you need to know

  • The bag attaches to the rear handles of almost any wheelchair using the two looped straps.
  • It is lightweight and made from strong, durable, waterproof polyester. These disability aid kits can fit most wheelchairs.
  • It features a carry handle and a number of zipped compartments and pockets. The main pouch can fit all your daily essentials.
  • It is also ideal if you are out with a carer as they can easily access whatever you need, whether medical or even a shopping bag.

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Supportec Deluxe Large Wheelchair

What you need to know

  • This bag has a black stylish design that is made from waterproof oxford 600D polyester
  • Its straps loop over wheelchair handles. It also has backpack style straps that are suitable for attachment to powered chair backrests
  • It has a large zipped main compartment with internal zipped security pocket, with a padded material that helps protect items stored inside
  • It has two additional front zipped compartments and a long sleeve pocket ideal for collapsible crutches walking sticks or umbrellas

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Multifunction Wheelchair Bag 

What you need to know

  • The Maison & White Wheelchair Bag features multiple zip up pockets and an elasticated storage pocket on the rear of the backpack, ideal for storing an umbrella or walking stick.
  • It is great for storing all your essentials and ensures you have everything you need wherever you go. The large storage space inside is perfect for any larger items or shopping.
  • It is tough and highly durable, making it ideal for travelling everywhere with you.
  • Its size is 48cm x 40cm x 14cm and it comes with a two year manufacturer’s warranty.

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Supportec Deluxe Wheelchair Backpack Bag

What you need to know

  • This black backpack is made from waterproof oxford 600D polyester
  • Its straps loop over wheelchair handles and are also ideal for attachment to mobility scooter/powered chair backrests
  • It has a large zipped main compartment with internal zipped security pocket. It is also padded to protect items stored inside
  • The front of the bag features a zipped compartment and cargo net pocket – Two integrated side pockets ideal for drinks bottles and items you may want to access quickly

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Ducksback Mobility Scooter/Wheelchair armrest Bag

What you need to know

  • It is a small bag with adjustable straps that fit any armrest
  • It has a zipped pocket with two inner compartments and four front pockets for mobile phones etc.
  • Its measurements are: height:15 cm length:25 cm strap length:28 cm fit: universal

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Homecraft Deluxe Scooter Bag

What you need to know

  • This padded storage bag has convenient and effective storage for personal items
  • It is made from waterproof polyester with a padded lining that is durable enough to withstand outside weather, ideal for wheelchairs
  • It is designed with two rear zipped pockets for flexible storage and an internal clear zipped pouch for storing more personal items such as wallets
  • Its side pouches are designed to be able to hold foldable walking sticks or crutches

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Who Would use a Wheelchair Bag?

Wheelchair bags are designed for regular wheelchair users for purposes of storing their personal items. This is because the traditional backpacks are not convenient for wheelchair users because wheelchair users cannot sling the bags or tweak their bodies easily to use them.

Backpacks will only frustrate wheelchair users and can even lead to pulled muscles.

The good thing about wheelchairs is that they are designed to give users maximum comfort and it is only logical for wheelchair bags to follow suit. This is why products like wheelchair bags under seat exist.

They are put in places that are comfortable and easy to reach. Wheelchair bags are also great for kids on wheelchairs. Funky wheelchair bags are especially interesting to kids.

Who Would use a Wheelchair Bag?

Wheelchair bags are designed for regular wheelchair users for purposes of storing their personal items. This is because the traditional backpacks are not convenient for wheelchair users because wheelchair users cannot sling the bags or tweak their bodies easily to use them.

Backpacks will only frustrate wheelchair users and can even lead to pulled muscles.

The good thing about wheelchairs is that they are designed to give users maximum comfort and it is only logical for wheelchair bags to follow suit. This is why products like wheelchair bags under seat exist.

They are put in places that are comfortable and easy to reach. Wheelchair bags are also great for kids on wheelchairs. Funky wheelchair bags are especially interesting to kids.

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Rob writes and edits the content produced by the rest of the team. He has a degree in History from Leeds University and has producing, reviewing and editing the site since 2016

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