Mendip Community Transport
Mendip Community Transport (MCT) is a charitable, not for profit organisation serving individuals and groups in the Mendip and Sedgemoor areas. The aim is to provide mobility solutions to those who would otherwise be isolated or disadvantaged as a result of not having access to other forms of transport. MCT operates a fleet of 30 accessible minibuses, as well as having dedicated team of 50+ volunteer drivers who use their own vehicles to provide a taxi service to enable people to attend medical appointments. For full details click on the link:https://www.mendipcommunitytransport.co.uk/
Slinky Bus Services
Slinky is a door-to-door demand-responsive transport service funded by Somerset Council for people not served by or unable to access conventional transport. All the vehicles are accessible.
The service can be used for various purposes including….getting to local health appointments or exercise classes, visiting friends or family, going shopping or attending social events. You can also use the Slinky as a link to other forms of public transport. For more information, click on the link: https://www.somerset.gov.uk/roads-travel-and-parking/slinky-services/
Frome Community Drivers
Frome Community Drivers was set up by Frome Town Council with support from Frome Medical Practice in December 2016 and is now run by Active and in Touch.
Volunteer drivers provide a lifeline for people in Frome and the local area who are isolated and need to access the things they need safely and cheaply. Drivers will go as far as the RUH in Bath if needed. Further information on the Frome Town Council website: https://www.frometowncouncil.gov.uk/your-community/sustainability-and-resilience/sustainable-transport/community-cars-and-assisted-travel/