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.
74 Records in Travel and getting about.
Fares to hospital for NHS treatment reimbursed - St George's
Blackshaw Road, Tooting, London, SW17 0QT
Telephone: St George's Hospital Cashier: 020 8725 1632
Description: If you are on a low income or certain benefits or allowances you might be entitled to reclaim your transport costs to and from the hospital under the Healthcare Travel Cost Scheme.
Forum of Mobility Centres
The Forum of Mobility Centres, c/o Providence Chapel, Warehorne, Ashford, Kent, TN26 2JX
Telephone: 0800 559 3636
Description: The Forum of Mobility Centres is a network of independent organisations that support people who have difficulty driving or accessing a car or motor vehicle.
Free passports for older people
Telephone: 0300 222 0000 (or by textphone/minicom: 0300 222 0222)
Description: If you are a British national and were born on or before 2 September 1929, you can get or renew a passport for free.
Freedom Pass - Disabled people
Customer Centre, Town Hall Extension, Wandsworth High Street, London, SW18 2PU
Telephone: 020 8871 8871
Description: Freedom Passes for disabled people provide free travel at any time on London's buses, tube, trams and Docklands Light Railway, as well as free off-peak travel on National Rail services within the freedom pass area.
Freedom Pass - Older people
Telephone: 0300 330 1433 (Freedom Pass helpline)
Description: A freedom pass gives you free travel at any time on buses, tube, trains, trams, DLR and London Overground services in London.
73 Summerstown, London, SW17 0BQ
Telephone: 020 8879 6333 (Beverley Dawkins OBE)
Description: Generate is a charity that aims to create better days and better lives for people with a learning disability by working together with them and the people who know them well.
Guide Dogs for the Blind Association
Hillfields, Burghfield Common, Reading, RG7 3YG
Telephone: 0118 983 5555 for general enquiries or 0800 953 0113 for the supporter care inquiries
Description: This organisation provides guide dogs and other services for blind and partially sighted people.
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.
Haringey Association for Independent Living (HAIL)
Putney Library, 5/7 Disraeli Road, Putney, London,, SW15 2DR
Telephone: 07525 260 879 or 07525 260 943 you can text and the service will call you back
Description: HAIL is a learning disability association which provides a range of services in Wandsworth.
Holiday Homes Trust
The Holiday Homes Trust, Gilwell Park, Chingford, London, E4 7QW
Telephone: 020 8433 7290 or 020 8433 7291
Description: The Holiday Homes Trust is a national charity that is dedicated to providing self-catering caravan accommodation to people who are disadvantaged i.