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Wandsworth Community Transport

Register with WCT and you will receive a regular programme of outings to select and book.The outings run throughout the year and are for people who are fairly mobile and can get to local pick-up points.There are also door-to-door outings for those with mobility problems or who need an escort.

Shopmobility - loan of wheelchairs, electric scooters and escorts to enable people to shop at Southside and Sainsburys in Garratt Lane.  Also loan out wheelchairs for short periods to take away 020 8875 9585

Address:
WCT
Area serviced:
Local
Telephone:
020 8675 3812 (bookings) 020 8675 7460 (general enquiries)
Sector:
Public

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Subject Definitions

Dial-a-Ride is a specialist door-to-door transport which caters for people, often disabled, who are unable to take advantage of traditional buses which do not have, for example, room for wheelchairs or tail lifts. Dial-a-Ride services now cover most boroughs and districts in Surrey
Entertainment and outings are provided by a number of clubs and organisations within Croydon and the surrounding areas.These can be easily accessed and more information can be obtained by contacting AGE UK or by calling the groups personally.
Disability, according to the World Health Organization, is "...an umbrella term, covering impairments, activity limitations, and participation restrictions. An impairment is a problem in body function or structure; an activity limitation is a difficulty encountered by an individual in executing a task or action; while a participation restriction is a problem experienced by an individual in involvement in life situations.