Jazzy® Wheelchairs for the Elderly

Motorized wheelchairs for the elderly can greatly aid people’s mobility. But the vast array of different models, each with its own collection of features, can be hard to navigate. Good news: if you’re searching for the perfect wheelchair for elderly folks in your life, we’re here to help. We’ve done some of the work for you, explaining the differences between four Jazzy wheelchairs for elderly people. Use this guide to determine which Jazzy electric wheelchair is right for your situation.

Jazzy® 600 ES Wheelchair for Elderly

The Jazzy® 600 ES is a great all-around performing wheelchair for elderly folks. It’s a six-wheel chair, with middle drive wheels (featuring Mid-Wheel 6® Technology) to keep you stable. The Active-Trac® ATX Suspension delivers a smooth ride. These features combine to offer exceptional stability. The Jazzy 600 ES has the tightest turning radius of all Jazzy wheelchairs for the elderly. The front casters can raise and lower automatically, instantly adjusting to match terrain changes.

Quick Specs:

Maximum Weight Capacity: up to 300 lbs.
Turning Radius: 20.5 inches
Maximum Speed: up to 4 mph
Maximum Range per Charge: up to 17 miles

Jazzy® 614 HD Electric Wheelchair

Among heavy-duty wheelchairs for the elderly, the Jazzy® 614 HD is a great choice. Like the Jazzy 600 ES, the Jazzy 614 HD features mid-wheel drive, Mid-Wheel 6® Technology, and Active-Trac ATX Suspension. It also has independent front casters that can raise and lower automatically. What sets the Jazzy 614 HD apart is its heavy-duty features. It’s rated for weight up to 450 pounds, and it’s powered by two enhanced motors that offer better efficiency, range, and performance than other models. This electric wheelchair also features a larger seat and a depth-adjustable foot platform.

Quick Specs

Maximum Weight Capacity: up to 450 lbs.
Turning Radius: 22.75 inches
Maximum Speed: up to 4.25 mph
Maximum Range per Charge: up to 11 miles

Jazzy Select® 6 2.0 Wheelchairs for Elderly People

If comfort is the chief concern when shopping for wheelchairs for elderly people, then the Jazzy Select 6® 2.0 may be your best choice in the Jazzy line. It, too, features Mid-Wheel 6 Technology and Active-Trac ATX Suspension. The standout feature here is the seat. It’s an incredibly comfortable high-back seat that folds flat when not in use. The seat itself comes in several sizes, from 16” by 16” to 20” by 20”, and the covers are replaceable for your convenience. To further enhance your comfort, the flip-up foot platform is height adjustable, too. The Jazzy Select 6 2.0 has the highest maximum speed and the greatest range per charge of the Jazzy collection.

Quick Specs

Maximum Weight Capacity: up to 300 lbs.
Turning Radius: 23.76 inches
Maximum Speed: up to 4.3 mph
Maximum Range per Charge: up to 19 miles

Jazzy® Passport Folding Wheelchair

The Jazzy® Passport is the wheelchair for elderly folks who travel often. It’s compact and lightweight (weighing just 54 pounds!). It can be folded up with just a couple actions, making it easy on a caregiver to use and store. This four-wheel chair offers a specialty foam seat. Users will enjoy the mesh cup holder, back-seat pocket and the under-seat mesh storage compartment.

Quick Specs

Maximum Weight Capacity: up to 250 lbs.
Turning Radius: 24.25 inches
Maximum Speed: up to 3.6 mph
Maximum Range per Charge: up to 9.6 miles

Whatever features you or your loved one needs, chances are there’s a Jazzy wheelchair that has what you are looking for. Contact us today to talk in greater detail about which model is right for you.