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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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Independent Living Centre

The Independent Living Centre offers free and impartial equipment advice and assessment for people wanting to maintain their independence. We are funded by Devon County Council and the NHS. Our trained NHS occupational therapists are equipment specialists who can: assess your needs help you find the…
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Devon HouseBrunel RoadNewton AbbotDevonTQ12 4PB

Independent Travel Training

Independent travel training is a free scheme which has been set up by Devon County Council working with the Transport Co-ordination Service. The purpose of the scheme is to help young people throughout Devon learn how to develop the skills required for safe, independent travel.…
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Transport Co-ordination ServiceCounty Hall, Topsham RoadEXETERDEVONEX2 4QD

Ivybridge & District Ring and Ride Scheme

Picking up at home, for anyone who has physical difficulty using conventional bus services or people who are 'rurally isolated'. Ivybridge, Shaugh Prior, Cornwood, Sparkwell, Wotter, Ugborough, Bittaford, Wembury, Modbury, Holbeton, South Brent, Yealmpton, Brixton, Newton Ferrers and Noss Mayo.
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Unit 15 The WatermarkErme Ct, Leonards RdIvybridgeDevonPL21 0SZ

Ivybridge Pharmacy

Alongside our usual business we are an accredited retailer for the Devon Community Equipment Service. Please check item(s) are in stock before visiting.
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7, Erme CourtIvybridgeDevonPL21 0SZ

Ivybridge Voluntary Car Scheme

Community Car Scheme. Provides individual 'one-off' journeys for visiting hospital, doctor or dentist appointments. For people who have difficulty using public transport either because they have none available or because they have physical difficulty.
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IDCTAUnit 15 The WatermarkErme Ct, Leonards RdIvybridgeDevonPL21 0SZ

Karing Voluntary Group

Karing is a registered charity operating in the Preston district of Paignton, Devon. We are a voluntary group providing transport, social activities, support and information to people who are older, frail or sick who live in Paignton and surrounding areas or are visiting locally.  …
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316 Torquay RoadPrestonPaigntonDevonTQ3 2DZ

KingsCare League of Friends

KingsCare provides patient support services to the patients of the Newton Abbot GP practices. We provide: Volunteer car service bringing Kingsteignton patients to surgery or hospital appointments A Lunch Club every second Monday in the month at 12.30pm at the Royal British Legion, Longford Lane,…
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Kingsteignton Medical PracticeWhiteway RoadKingsteigntonNewton AbbotDevonTQ12 3HN

Lapford Voluntary Car Aid

Lapford Voluntary Car Aid (LVCA) was created some 30 years ago with the simple aim of providing transport to various local health centres, dentist surgeries and community hospitals within the area.  Run by a small committee with some 16-20 voluntary drivers provided a much valued service…
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CreditonDevonEX17 6QD

Lifestar Medical

Based in Truro, Cornwall, the service provides non-emergency, holiday or emergency transport for anyone who is sick, injured or disabled to any destination in the country. Fee applies. Neo-natal transfers and event cover. All staff are trained and qualified, always two people on board. Four…
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35, Penair ViewTruroCornwallTR1 1XR

Lindsey & Sons

We have a range of equipment to aid daily living for private purchase and are an accredited retailer for the Devon Community Equipment Service. Please check item(s) are in stock before visiting. Lindsey & Sons, medical, mobility and healthcare supplies are a trusted and approved…
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294, Pinhoe RoadExeterDevonEX4 8AA
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