Voluntary Impact Northamptonshire, Northampton Volunteer Car Scheme

Type of service:
Transport
Address:
15 St Giles Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 1JA
Telephone number:
01604 628234
Service description:

Community transport to medically related appointments, for elderly and disabled people living in the Borough of Northampton or Grange Park and who are unable to use public transport.

The scheme also offers transport to other services such as well-being groups (e.g. illness prevention exercises, support groups, carers groups, specific medical illness groups including Alzheimer's, Dementia, Parkinson's etc)

Eligible passengers can also be taken to a library to access services and well-being groups held there. In addition, if a passenger has a specific request they can discuss that with the car scheme coordinator.

Drivers volunteer Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.

In addition to an annual membership fee, there is typically a 'per journey' cost. Some schemes accept concessionary bus passes to cover the 'per journey' cost. There is likely to be a minimum charge.

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Cost:
Contact provider for cost details
Age range:
0 - 99 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09.00 - 15.00
Tuesday 09.00 - 15.00
Wednesday 09.00 - 15.00
Thursday 09.00 - 15.00
Friday 09.00 - 13.00
Eligibility criteria:
  • Any Age
  • Health
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Contact service direct
  • No referral needed
Last updated on:
10/08/2020
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