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The Voluntary Network

Coronavirus Support

We are providing transport for hospital, telephone befriending, deliveries for prescriptions medications.

We have introduced a number of health and safety measures to ensure that our passengers and staff are kept safe.  All vehicles are fitted with driver screens, facemasks are worn by all, hygiene routines and all journeys are pre booked to ensure that we can maintain social distancing.

Do please call our booking line 01638 664304 for any further information.

General Details

We  provide Connecting Communities Transport service across West Suffolk and neighbouring areas of Cambridgeshire.   We look to provide transport solutions to enable people to access local services, education and work, a lifeline to our customers.

Our services operate Monday to Saturday 7am until 7pm.

Booking Line open Monday to Friday 8am until 4pm  Call. 01638 664304

We also provide a Befriending Service for those over 65 years old who are feeling isolated and in need of support.  Our volunteers visit once a week simply for a cup of tea and a chat.  We have extended the service to include a new Connect and Support project, enabling us to also offer support for those with dementia or perhaps needing support to maintain fitness.   Call 01638 608048 for further information.

Who to contact

Name
Caroline Robinson
Telephone
01638 608022 / 01638 608048
Email
caroline@thevoluntarynetwork.org
Website
http://www.thevoluntarynetwork.org

Where to go

Name
The Voluntary Network
Address
The Old Courts
147 All Saints Road
Newmarket
Suffolk
Postcode
CB8 8HH
Area served
Brandon, Newmarket, Lakenheath, West Suffolk, Mildenhall
Transport
Yes
Restrictions to access
Membership is required for Dial A Ride. All other projects are available to public

Days & Times

Open 8.00am - 4.00pm, Monday - Friday

Other details

Age Groups
Adults, Young people
Last Updated
07/10/2020

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