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.
Motor Neurone Disease Association
David Niven House, 10-15 Notre Dame Mews, Northampton, NN1 2BG
Telephone: 01604 250505 (office) or 0808 802 6262 (helpline)
Description: The Motor Neurone Disease Association supports people with Motor Neurone Disease (MND) and their families.
MS National Centre (MSNC), 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND
Telephone: 0808 800 8000 (helpline) or 020 8438 0700 (office)
Description: The MS Society is a charity dedicated to supporting everyone whose life is touched by multiple sclerosis.
MS Society grants and short breaks
MS Society Grants Team, MS National Centre, 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND
Telephone: 0300 500 8084 (Grants Team)
Description: This charity provides grants to people affected by MS for items or activities they need, such as equipment, adaptations, short breaks, and other support.
Hillfields Burghfield Common Reading Berkshire , RG7 3YG
Telephone: 0118 983 5555
Description: My Guide aims to support blind and partially sighted people to get out and about and to carry out various activities that they want to do.
National Rail - Disabled travellers
Description: Special travel arrangements may be made for disabled or mobility impaired customers by contacting the company that operates the station your journey leaves from.
National Rail Enquiries
Telephone: 03457 48 49 50, or 0345 60 50 600 Textphone
Description: National Rail Enquiries (NRE) is the definitive source of information for all passenger rail services on the National Rail network in England, Wales and Scotland.
Non-Emergency Patient Transport - St George's Hospital
Blackshaw Road, Tooting, London, SW17 0QT
Telephone: 020 8725 0808
Description: Non-Emergency Patient Transport is an ambulance service that can take patients to and from St George's hospital.
Papworth Trust, Bernard Sunley Centre, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, CB23 3RG
Telephone: 0800 952 5000, or by text message (SMS) on 07860 021210
Description: Papworth Trust is a charity that supports disabled people and their carers with a range of services and advice.
Patient transport - Queen Mary's Hospital
Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 5PN
Telephone: 020 8487 6012 or 020 8487 6000
Description: If you have a medical condition that makes it impossible to travel to and from hospital by any other means, you may be eligible for hospital transport.
Pocklington Resource Centre (Balham)
1C Yukon Road, Balham, London, SW12 9PZ
Telephone: 020 8675 4246
Description: Balham Resource Centre provides a range of services and support for people with sight loss.