South East Dorset Community Accessible Transport

South East Dorset Community Accessible Transport

Charity information

South East Dorset Community Accessible Transport

SEDCAT connects a range of people with the services and activities that they choose by providing low cost inclusive and fully accessible transport when is it difficult for them to use local bus services and equipment to help them get around when they have difficulty mobilising.
There are 3 services available, Shopmobility, Dial a ride and community cars.

Founded 2012

  • Mission statement

    To provide transport facilities in Bournemouth and the surrounding areas for people who have special need of such facilities because of age, sickness or disability (mental or physical), or poverty, people with young children, or those living in isolated areas where there are no adequate public transport facilities and others socially excluded from society (being excluded from society, or part of society, as a result of being a member of a socially and economically deprived community)

  • Aims

    South East Dorset Community Accessible Transport aims to:

    • Provide affordable fully accessible transport in Bournemouth and surrounding areas
    • Regularly review the local demand for accessible transport and where possible operate and support services to meet it
    • To take a strategic lead to further the development and provision of accessible transport services in the local area
    • Act as a voice on behalf of local service users, community groups and voluntary and charitable organisations requiring accessible transport.
  • Overview

    Established: April 2012

    Registered Charity Number: 1146311

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 7

    Volunteers: 32

    Phone number: 01202 598295

    Address: 3-5 Palmerston Road BH1 4HN

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