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Beach Wheelchair

The Town of Topsail Beach has three beach wheelchairs that can be used on the beach by persons who have difficulty walking in sand.  They are available free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis by calling the Topsail Beach Police Department at 910-328-4851.  The chairs may be used only within the town limits of Topsail Beach.

Please contact the TBPD for additional information and rules for use of the chairs.

Conditions and Procedures for Use: 

  • The wheelchairs may be checked out on a DAILY basis and must be returned to the Police Department by 9:00 p.m. each day. 
  • The chairs MAY NOT be taken outside the corporate limits of the Town of Topsail Beach for any reason. 
  • The Town of Topsail Beach will keep the chairs clean and in operable condition. The responsible person will be liable for any damages to the chair while in his/her possession. 
  • The responsible person, the person using the chair, or the user’s guardian, understands that the Town of Topsail Beach is NOT liable for any accident or injury that might occur while the chair is in their possession.
Beach Wheelchair for Strand   Beach Wheelchair for the Water


Tim and Jackie Cline of Pennsylvania. It's been 20+ years since she's been on beach or in water due to having MS.