Wigan & District Community Transport

Wigan & District Community Transport

Charity information

Wigan & District Community Transport

W&DCT provides fully accessible 16 seater minibuses, with volunteer drivers, to the voluntary/community sector in the Wigan & surrounding areas enabling group members to access community services.

Founded 1983

  • Mission statement

    We aim to become one of the leading providers of assisted travel for people with disabilities and mobility difficulties in the Wigan and surrounding areas utilising volunteer drivers providing a full, safe accessible service to the community.

    We aim to provide free driver training with grant aid funding for 12 long term unemployed people in the deprived areas of Wigan per year to assist them in obtaining full time employment putting them in a position to contribute to their local community.

  • Aims

    Wigan & District Community Transport aims to:

    • To provide fully accessible minibus transport with volunteer drivers to enable people who cannot use public transport because of age or disability to leave their homes and socalise with their peers.
  • Overview

    Established: April 1983

    Registered Charity Number: 1099589

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 5

    Volunteers: 16

    Phone number: 01942 768811

    Address: Hope Enterprise Centre WN5 0PN

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  • Training Unit

    We aim to provide free driver training for 20 long term unemployed people in the deprived ... More