Help To Health Volunteer Patient Transport

If you live in the Durham Dales, Easington, Sedgefield, Derwentside, Durham or Chester-le-Street areas and need assistance getting to your health appointments, our volunteer drivers can help get you there. We offer a healthcare appointments volunteer car driver service.

You must register to use the service by completing a small over the phone eligibility questionnaire. This must be completed prior to making a booking.  A 48hrs working notice is required for journeys.

When is it on?

Time of day
Session information
Monday to Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm (Except Bank Holidays)
Friday 9.00am - 4.30pm

Who to contact

Contact name
Help to Health
Contact position
Health Appointment Transport
0300 3309424
01740 658885

Charity number - 1095388

Where to go

Supportive SRC Ltd
Dean and Chapter Industrial Estate
County Durham
DL17 8LH

Other details

Cost description
50p per passenger mile
Referral required?
Referral and availability notes

Eligible patients are those whose medical condition impacts on their mobility to such an extent that they'd be unable to access healthcare and/or it would be detrimental to their condition or recovery to travel by other means.

Local Offer

Local Offer description

Ground floor accommodation and wheelchair accessible.


Durham County Council's Families Information Service does not promote nor endorse the services advertised on this website. Anyone seeking to use/access such services does so at their own risk and may make all appropriate enquiries about fitness for purpose and suitability to meet their needs.
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Address: 7a  Dean and Chapter Industrial Estate  Ferryhill  County Durham

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