Transport services and support

Transport services and support

There are services to help you get around if you find it difficult. Wandsworth Community Transport, the Taxi-card scheme, dial-a-ride, and others all offer services to help you travel more easily. Some services can give additional support if you need it, like travel buddy schemes.

 

travel and getting about

9 Records in Transport services and support filtered by Client group "mobility problems".

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • London Dial a Ride

    Dial-a-Ride, Passenger Services, PO Box 68799, London, SE1P 4RD

    Telephone: 0343 222 7777

    Description: London Dial-a-Ride is a free door to door public transport service for people with mobility problems who find it hard or impossible to use conventional public transport.

  • Motability

    Motability Operations, City Gate House, 22 Southwark Bridge Road, London, SE1 9HB

    Telephone: 0300 456 4566 (Telephone) or 0300 037 0100 (Minicom/textphone)

    Description: Motability is a charity that has overall responsibility for the Motability Scheme, which helps disabled people to lease a new car, powered wheelchair or scooter.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Taxi Card

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

    Telephone: 020 7934 9791

    Description: Taxicard is a scheme that offers subsidised door-to-door transport for people who have serious mobility impairment and difficulty using public transport.

  • Wandsworth Community Transport

    1B Yukon Road, Balham, London, SW12 9PZ

    Telephone: 020 8675 7460 (General Enquiries) / 020 8675 3812 (Transport Bookings)

    Description: Wandsworth Community Transport (WCT) is a registered charity that provides specialist transport services across the borough of Wandsworth for community groups and individuals with mobility problems, including regular shopping trips and outings.