|Dial a Ride is a door to door transport service designed for elderly or disabled people who, for whatever reason, find it difficult to use public transport, and who live in an area served by Dial a Ride.
COST: Fares are based on a system similar to local bus fares. You pay the driver just as you would on a bus
CONTACT DETAILS: 01962 852602
|TEST VALLEY COMMUNITY SERVICES|
|If there is one common theme that crops up time and again as an issue for voluntary and community groups, it is “Transport”!
Getting to and from meetings, doctor’s surgeries, shops, employment, entertainment etc is a problem for anyone who cannot easily access public or private transport. Those particularly affected include young people, those with disabilities, older people and young families who all live throughout Test Valley, from the remotest rural areas, right to the heart of the two main towns of Andover and Romsey.
The Test Valley Community Transport Scheme is run by TVCS with funding from Hampshire County Council and Test Valley Borough Council. It has been established to provide:
a co-ordinated approach to community transport in Test Valley
new services to meet the needs of people who have poor access to public or private transport.
CONTACT DETAILS: 01264 356808
|ANDOVER NEIGHBOUR CARE|
|Services include Hampshire Social Services, The Stroke Club, VIP's, Choices and the Lunch Club at St Anne's Hall every Monday.
LOCATIONS: 16 Union Street, Andover
CONTACT DETAILS: 01264 404142 /01264 339899
|WINCHESTER & DISTRICT SCOPE|
|Financial support through grants to individuals or families, towards equipment, TRANSPORT, therapy, holidays or crisis situations. Can put people in touch with Scope response workers for their area through Scope Response at Helpline 0808 8003333
ELIGIBILTY: Anyone with Cerebral Palsy, their family, carer or friend who live in our catchment area of Winchester Council & Northern Eastleigh
CONTACT DETAILS: 01962 880734 and Scope Response at Helpline 0808 8003333
|WINCHESTER LIVE AT HOME SCHEME|
|Winchester Live at Home Scheme is a local charity offering support and friendship to older people living in their own homes; helping to maintain independent living, improve well-being and reduce isolation.
We provide a variety of social activities every week, including a Walking Group, Men's Pub Lunch Club as well as regular outings to places of interest and an annual holiday.
We provide Volunteer support for people in their own homes through regular befriending visits and our telephone link and shopping services.
We also provide transport to our clubs, for shopping and for one off trips to things such as hairdresser or doctor's appointment.
If you know someone who would benefit from being a Member or you are interested in Volunteering with us then please contact us.
COST: New members are required to sign up on a membership basis with a monthly donation. Donations are also requested towards transport
ELIGIBILITY: Minimum Age 60
CONTACT DETAILS: 01962 890995 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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