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Getting out and about

In this section, you will also find details of organisations that can advise you on easier ways to travel if you have mobility problems. There are a number of providers that can supply you with mobility aids, and guidance on the Blue Badge Scheme.

For information and advice on public transport visit the Devon County Council Travel Devon website https://new.devon.gov.uk/travel/

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Tavistock Area Support Services (TASS)

Services and activities, information and advice for over 55 year olds. Form filling assistance. Transport to health appointments. Shopmobility, transport by minibus to clubs and trips (full and half day). Hospital visits by volunteers on request. Other activities include: Befriending, Clubs and Drop-ins within the…
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The Anchorage CentreChapel StreetTavistockDevonPL19 8AG

Tavistock Area Support Services (TASS) - Out and About

The out and about scheme allows people with limited mobility to use manual wheelchairs, power chairs and electric powered scooters to access local shops, use the town centre and leisure facilities. We also have walkers for hire for those a little more able.  
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The Anchorage CentreChapel StreetTavistockDevonPL19 8AG

Volunteering in Health

Volunteering in Health is a charity based in Teignbridge, Devon which aims to improve the wellbeing of local people – patients, carers, and volunteers alike. We cover Teignmouth, Dawlish, Chudleigh, Bishopsteignton, Holcombe, and Shaldon. Support for Patients We offer a range of services for patients, including transport to and from hospital…
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Teignmouth HospitalMill LaneTeignmouthDevonTQ14 9BQ

Devon Independent Living Integrated Service (DILIS)

The service is provided to people of all ages in the community setting, including residential homes and nursing homes. We cover the Devon boundary (excluding Plymouth and Torbay) for those with health or social care needs, or for those with health needs who reside outside…
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Block B, 5-8 Barton CourtJacks WayClyst St. MaryExeterDevonEX5 1FG

Equipment Advice for Independent Living

A website providing information and advice for Devon residents who are looking for equipment to stay safe and independent at home. 
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Tavistock Community Transport

Tavistock Country Bus - a community (red) bus run by volunteers providing timetabled transport services. For people living in Tavistock and 12-15 miles North, North West and West of Tavistock, who are not served by public transport or find using conventional services difficult.
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113, Old Exeter RoadTavistockDevonPL19 0JB

Parking spaces for Disabled People - Devon

To apply for a disabled parking bay, the following conditions must be met: You must be a blue badge holder. You must be the driver, or regular passenger, of the vehicle the space is needed for. The vehicle must be based at your property and…
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Ilfracombe and District Community Minibuses

We provide Ring and Ride services on alternate Thursdays from Ilfracombe, through Combe Martin to Barnstaple Sainsbury's. On alternate Fridays we provide Ring and Ride services from Ilfracombe through Berrynarbor to Barnstaple Town Centre and supermarkets and alternately from Ilfracombe through Lynton and Lynmouth to…
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4, Avenue RoadILFRACOMBENorth DevonEX34 9AT

Tavistock Area Support Services (TASS) - Voluntary Car Service

We can provide volunteer drivers to transport you to medical related appointments such as GP, Hospital and Dentist as well as nursing home transfers. We have a dedicated wheelchair accessible vehicle for those who have to use a wheelchair.
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The Anchorage CentreChapel StreetTAVISTOCKPL19 8AG

Travel Devon

A one stop shop for travel information in Devon. Walk See our top walking to work tips, find a walking route near you and view public rights of way Cycle Find the perfect cycle route, sign up for cycle training and see our top cycle…
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