Royal Voluntary Service Community Transport - East Lothian
- Cockenzie Business Centre. Edinburgh Rd. Prestonpans. EH32 0XL.
Services offered to clients within East Lothian, although do take clients to appointments outside the county to Edinburgh and further afield. The service covers only certain postcode areas in Edinburgh and it is best to phone to find out whether you are eligible. Destinations include medical appointments, social events, shopping. Suitable for elderly people who for mobility or other reasons cannot access public or other private transport.
Community transport service to older persons who do not have access to their own transport and are unable to use public transport due to location, age or health. Transport is for social, medical(GP and hospital) and dental appointments. Volunteers use their own cars and there is a charge of £4.00 for the first 3 miles then 60p per mile to cover volunteer's vehicle expenses. They ask for one week's notice or more where possible. They offer other services for which they do not charge but welcome donations.
- Edinburgh and Lothian