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.
20 Records in Transport services and support.
Metropolitan (and Metropolitan Support Trust)
Head Office, The Grange, 100 High Street, Southgate, London, N14 6PW
Telephone: 020 3535 3535 (Head office)
Description: Metropolitan provides integrated housing services, care and support services and community regeneration.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Transport for London (TfL) - older and disabled travellers
Telephone: 0343 222 1234 (TfL customer services)
Description: Transport for London (TfL) provides information for older and disabled people about transport, travel and accessibility features on local transport services.
Transport for London (TFL) - The Travel Support Card
Telephone: 0343 222 1234
Description: The Travel Support Card is a free card that is issued by Transport for London (TFL) to assist anyone who finds travelling difficult, might not be used to travelling on their own or may have a hidden disability and would require help or support.
Transport for London (TfL) - Travel Mentoring Service
Telephone: 020 3054 4361
Description: The Travel Mentoring Service offers support to disabled Londoners who want to broaden their horizons and make use of the many mainstream accessible public transport options now available.
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.