Travel and getting about

All travel services

You are viewing all of the services and organisations in the travel and getting about category. If you're looking for information about transport services and travelling locally, you're in the right place. You can find services to help you get around if you find it difficult. There are passes and permits, like the Freedom Pass that gives older and disabled people free travel on buses and the Blue Badge scheme that helps disabled drivers to park. 

You can also get help from services like the Taxi-Card scheme or Wandsworth Shopmobility. To help you plan a journey, you can find places that offer accessibility information, such as DisabledGo, and find journey planners here as well.

 


20 Records in Travel and getting about filtered by Client group "mobility problems".

  • Asian Elders Support Scheme

    5 Beechcroft Road, London, SW17 7BU

    Telephone: 020 8767 5455

    Description: Asian Elders Support Scheme (formerly Solace Community Care Ltd) is a registered charity and company that provides home care, a day centre and lunch club services.

  • Blue Badge Scheme

    Customer Centre, Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU

    Telephone: 020 8871 8871

    Description: A permanently and substantially disabled person who has difficulty with mobility can apply for a blue badge to display either in their car, or in a car that they will be a passenger in, which allows parking in disabled parking bays and on yellow lines for a limited period.

  • Department for Transport - Making transport accessible to all

    Zone 2/14, Great Minster House, 76 Marsham Street, London, SW1P 4DR

    Telephone: 0300 330 3000

    Description: The Department for Transport has an equalities team that helps make sure that transport is more accessible for everyone.

  • Direct Mobility Hire

    Warren House, 201a Bury Street, Edmonton, London, N9 9JE

    Telephone: 0800 092 9322 / 020 8370 7888

    Description: Direct Mobility Hire specialises in the short-term rental of mobility equipment, including manual and electric wheelchairs.

  • Disabled Living Foundation (DLF)

    Disabled Living Foundation, Unit 1, 34 Chatfield Road, Wandsworth London, SW11 3SE

    Telephone: 020 7289 6111, 9am - 5pm, Monday - Friday

    Description: The Disabled Living Foundation provides impartial and free advice, information and training about daily living aids, mobility products and other equipment.

  • Disabled Motoring UK (formerly Mobilise)

    National Headquarters, Ashwellthorpe, Norwich, NR16 1EX

    Telephone: 01508 489 449

    Description: Disabled Motoring UK is a charity for disabled drivers, passengers and Blue Badge holders.

  • Disabled Parking Bays

    Telephone: 020 8871 8871

    Description: Where there are extreme parking difficulties it may be possible to have a special parking bay installed for a disabled 'blue badge' holder.

  • Disabled Persons Railcard

    Disabled Persons Railcard Office, PO Box 6613, Arbroath, DD11 9AN

    Telephone: 0345 605 0525

    Description: If you have a disability that makes travelling by train difficult you might qualify for the Disabled Persons Railcard.

  • Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital - Patient transport

    Telephone: 020 7188 2888

    Description: Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital have a patient transport service for people who need it and qualify after being assessed by the hospital's transport team.

  • Keep Able

    11-17 Kingston Road, Staines-Upon-Thames, Surrey, TW18 4QX

    Telephone: 01784 778 007

    Description: Keep Able supplies mobility aids and hearing aids to help make life easier for older and disabled people.