transport

Definition: General term to cover forms of transport such as train, taxi, bus, coach and plane.

Category: Transport

Credit: Vision in Wales

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Service descriptions mentioning the term transport

Sight Life Resource Centre - (Sight Life)Service

Resource centre run by Sight Life. It contains the latest aids, gadgets and information for vi people, and all the equipment is sold at concessionary prices. Staff and volunteers are always on hand to advise and assist, but you are also welcome just to browse around. Transport can be arranged if required.
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Transcall - (Sight Life)Service

A door-to-door volunteer transport service organised by Sight Life. It can be used for social activities, hospital appointments and meetings, but not for work purposes. Two working day's notice is requested.
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Financial aid - (Behcet's Syndrome Society)Service

The Society will provide grants to help people who are in hardship because of Beh├žet's disease. To provide a grant, evidence of the amount needed must be provided. Examples of claims which might be funded include prepayment certificate for drugs, help with travel to hospital, household bills, help towards computer with reading aids/voice recognition if you are visually impaired, or aids/other equipment not available on the NHS to help if you are disabled.
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Monmouth VI Club - (Monmouth VI Club)Service

A friendly social environment for members to share experiences and help each other cope with the effect of sight problems, with a swap-shop for talking books and vision aids and visiting speakers. Transport to and from meetings and outings can be provided.
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Thursday Luncheon Club - (Sight Life)Service

A mature group of around 40 visually impaired people. Members are brought in by V.E.S.T community transport including those in residential care. The group enjoys morning coffee or tea, lunch, bingo, raffles and quizzes and are well supported by an enthusiastic group of volunteers.
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NWSB Finding Your Feet - (North Wales Society for the Blind)Service

A training scheme created by people with sight loss to help their peers gain skills to meet life's everyday challenges, from going out shopping to tips on using transport services. The course has been divided into five topics, all of which have been chosen by people with sight loss. Participants can attend as many days as they choose. The topics cover: Money Management, Travelling, Shopping, Information Technology and Digital Inclusion.
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Access Design training - (Access Design Solutions)Service

Access Design Solutions provides training in the design, development, management, and operation of the built environment and transport services.
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Deablind UK Empowering Support - (Deafblind UK)Service

Our empowering support service helps you to resolve any practical issues that you might have or to get back on your feet after a setback. We can help you to access health and social care, apply for welfare and benefits, research and access local services, understand housing options, investigate leisure and transport options, connect with opportunities to make new friends or try new activities or to find help to fix a problem in the home. This is free, one to one support.
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Boccia Ball Games - (Bridgevis (Bridgend & District VI society))Service

The aim of Boccia is to throw leather balls - coloured red or blue as close as they can to a white target ball, or jack. These are held every 2nd Tuesday of the month 5-6 pm. Archbishop McGrath School, Brackla, Bridgend. Transport can be arranged if required.
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