Taxicard holders make journeys in licensed London taxis and private hires vehicles, and the subsidy applies directly to each trip.
The Motability scheme enables disabled people to lease a new car, scooter or powered wheelchair using their government funded mobility allowance. Can also help with adaptations, Wheelchair accessible vehicles, Driving lessons for eligible 16 to 24 year olds and lots of relevant info on their website.
A charity to inform disabled and older people about transport services and how to access them. They also campaign to make public transport more accessible.
The Disabled Persons Railcard allows you to get 1/3 off most rail fares throughout Great Britain. If you’re travelling with an adult companion they also can get 1/3 off their rail fare – so you can save money for your friends too!
Freedom Passes allow disabled people, and older people, to travel across London and get free bus journeys nationally.
Transport for London (TfL) is the local government body responsible for the transport system in Greater London. Every day around 24 million journeys are made across our network. Every journey matters to us and we do all we can to keep the city moving, making sure the transport network is safe, reliable and fit for the future.
We provide daycentre services to elderly, disabled clients (Chinese, Vietnamese and South Asian background) in South London.
The Blue Badge Scheme provides a national arrangement of on-street parking concessions enabling people with severe walking difficulties who travel either as drivers or passengers to park close to their destination.
The Certitude Travel buddy scheme that links those with lived-experience and those at risk of isolation. It is tailored to the needs of the individual and is designed to keep people safe while encouraging independence. Travel buddies will accompany service users to ensure access to community resources for those in greatest need. Travel buddies will be rewarded via time-banking. Our Travel buddies can support and teach people to use public transport with confidence.
If your disabled and can’t use public transport try Dial a Ride. Its free, door to door and great for getting out and about. Only members can use Dial a Ride, you must have a permanent or long term disability which means you are unable to use public transport some or all of the time.