Donít miss out on the services that are available to you if you have a mobility problem or are a wheelchair user.
Use our useful contacts for available resources. .
Pop into any of the Halton Borough Council one stop shops for a chat about your transport options or phone the HBC Contact Centre . Alternatively you could ring Halton Community Transport"
It can be isolating and depressing when you find it hard to get out and run daily errands or meet friends. The assisted transport services are there to help you so find out now whether you are eligible.
Residents who are aged 60 or over or who have a disability are eligible for concessionary travel. This is valid on most bus services within Cheshire. It can also be used to travel on bus services in Runcorn & Widnes, or Halton and provides free travel Monday to Friday after 0930 and all day Sat, Sunday and Bank Holidays (before 0930 Monday to Friday you pay half fare).
From April 2008 concessionary travel is available across the whole of England.
If you have a blue Cheshire Concessionary Bus Pass you need to re-apply for the new national card. For more information phone the Councilís contact centre or visit your local One Stop Shop.
Halton Community Transport (HCT) runs a range of accessible services for people who cannot access public transport.
Available to women within the boundaries of Halton. Pick-ups are from door to door. Hours of operation: 5.30pm to 11.30pm. Fares are comparable to local bus service prices, with concessionary fares available to passengers with the appropriate pass. The service may booked the day before the journey by telephoning 0151 257 2411 (Monday- Friday 11.00am to 4.45pm)
For more information about any of these services phone Halton Community Transport.
From April 2008 a range of Door 2 Door services will be available by by phoning the Council’s Contact Centre
This organisation provides a wide variety of information on disability related subjects for disabled people in the Runcorn and Widnes areas.
|Halton Borough Council Contact Centre
0151 907 8300
|Halton Community Transport
0151 257 2410
|Sure Start to Later Life
0151 907 8311
0151 907 8309
0151 424 8080
|Dial a Ride
0151 257 2414
0303 333 4300 ext 2033
|Woman's Safe Transport
0151 257 2411