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Through the Roof 2017 > Our Programmes > Wheels for the World > Get involved with Wheels team

Get involved with Wheels team

If you would like to apply to go on a wheelchair distribution, then follow this link to download an application form and return it to the International Missions Manager (the address is on the form). The download is a zip file, containing two documents - the form, and a guide to completing it. Or contact International Mission Manager, Shaun, on 01372 72449955 or email Shaun by following this link
Here are our planned trips for 2017.

  • Kenya (Kimilili): 8th to 17th February 2017 - Wheels for the World. Partner: Becky Nightingale (ICFEM)
  • Sierra Leone: 13th to 17th April 2017 - leaders' conference. Partner: Anna Vines (Enable the Children)
  • Uganda (Kumi): - 14th to 23rd June 2017 - Wheels for the World. Partner: Elspeth Robinson (Kumi Hospital)
  • Mozambique (Maputo): 31st July to 11th August 2017 - Churches Inc and leadership event. Partner: Melvin Kelly (OMS) and Pastor Fumo
  • Ghana - Wheels for the World - Dates tbc

Find out more details about each of the trips by following this link.

Each trip changes hundreds of lives, but costs thousands of pounds to run. Could you help, by fundraising or making a donation?



Volunteers needed!

Volunteers needed!

Volunteer Therapists If you are Physiotherapist or an Occupational therapist, and would like to volunteer 10 days of your time, using your skills to provide life transforming opportunities to disabled people in developing countries, we... read more »

International Trips 2017

International Trips 2017

Through the Roof have trips planned right through into 2017 at the moment, with both our Wheels for the World and Churches Inc programmes. If you're interested in volunteering, or supporting these life-changing trips,... read more »

Donating Used Wheelchairs to Wheels for the World

Donating Used Wheelchairs to Wheels for the World

After several generous years of free storage, we’re sad to announce that we’re no longer able to keep wheelchairs at Storage King in Epsom. We’ve cleared everything out, and – following some clever packing... read more »

Kosovo Day 7 - Paying Off!

Kosovo Day 7 - Paying Off!

Through the Roof's Wheels for the World team are in Kosovo from the 17th June to the 26th - Linda from the team is sending in reports and blogs as time and internet connection... read more »

Eldoret 2015 - As it happened!

Eldoret 2015 - As it happened!

Here are the day by day reports of the first half of our recent distribution in Eldoret, Kenya, written by team-member, Josh. Photos of the trip are on our Facebook page, and you can... read more »

Please Don't Drop Wheelchairs at Storage King

Please Don't Drop Wheelchairs at Storage King

Thank you for all of your wheelchair donations to the work of Wheels for the World. Unfortunately, we're currently unable to accept any more chairs at the Storage King, Epsom facility. Please don't drop... read more »

International Missions Day - 1st March 2014

International Missions Day - 1st March 2014

All Welcome!  Anyone interested in International Mission at Through the Roof is invited to attend this day - from supporters to current team members, past team members to people just wondering what we're all... read more »

Helping hands for Wheels for the World?

We're looking for volunteer helpers with the strength and stamina to spend a few hours loading a container of wheelchairs/mobility aids three times each year. The loading takes place at our 'Wheels' warehouse... read more »

Join a wheelchair distribution!

2013 wheelchair distributions will be taking place to Uganda (Kampala and outlying areas, in April), Kenya (Elburgon, in July) and Ghana (Ho in the Volta region, in November).  The teams are nearly full, but... read more »

Introducing Becky...

"Being on a Wheels team is an amazing chance to make a real difference, meet amazing friends, eat... read more »