We Provide a voluntary door-to-door car scheme for those unable to access public transport or who have difficulty getting to appointments at the hospital, doctors, dentist etc… A mileage rate is charged and paid to the driver to cover expenses.
Held every Wednesday at Gwendolen Court in Boroughbridge, where a two-course meal with tea or coffee is provided. Transport by the BCC minibus can be arranged.
Held every Friday between 10am and noon in the BCC’s office in Boroughbridge with coffee/tea/hot chocolate and biscuits for 50p
BCC has its own minibus, driven by qualified volunteers. Outings to local areas of interest are organised throughout the year which are open to all residents regardless of age. The minibus is also available for local groups and organisations to hire. The minibus is fitted with rear loading hoist for wheelchair access.
We provide volunteers to visit anyone who may be housebound and in need of some company. BCC also provides volunteers to accompany clients who may either need help shopping or to actually do the shop for those unable to leave their home. There is a small charge for this service to cover fuel costs.