Verwood Good Neighbours Scheme (NeighbourCars)

What does it do?

A Voluntary Car Scheme that will take clients to local destinations including, hospital, doctor, dental and other medical appointments as well as Church, shopping, hairdressers, clubs and other social appointments.

Who it is for?

Over 50s who do not have their own means of transport.

Where it is available?

Local service (East Dorset).

What it costs:

Dorset Partnership for Older People (Dorset POPP) provided start-up funding for this scheme, with the aim that the scheme would become self-funding. Donations are requested to cover petrol expenses (minimum £4.50 for journeys around Verwood, extra for longer journeys).

How to access or apply for it:

No registration is required. To make a booking, please telephone 07593373580 between 10 am and 12 noon, Monday to Friday.
General enquiries: Telephone Mr E Sams (Co-ordinator) 01202 826764 or email or 01202 821416 (Secretary)

What to expect then:

The booking system and details of costs will be explained when you telephone with your request.

Additional information:

The Scheme operates Monday to Friday. Our drivers are volunteers and use their own vehicles. Please give as much notice as possible.


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