The last date to book a journey for a medical appointment over the festive period is 1pm on Tuesday 21 December. This is to give us enough time to find a volunteer driver. If you need to speak to us, you can call us on 01952 881145 until 1pm on Thursday 23 December.
After this date, our phone lines won't be monitored until we return on Tuesday 4 January 2022. We'll send our next (February) Newsletter at the end of January 2022.
New - Winter Support Service Helpline 03456 789 012
Available to anyone in Shropshire who needs more support over the winter months. Phones are open between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday.
· Transport returning home from hospital
· Settling people in at home following discharge from hospital
· Fitting of low-level equipment such as key safes and pendant alarms
· Collecting and delivering medications
· Shopping and delivery
· Wellbeing home visits, companionship for isolated or lonely people.
Visit https://newsroom/shropshire.gov.uk/2021/11/winter-support-service for more information. They will never ask for bank details.
We’re a small charity supporting our communities in Broseley, Much Wenlock and surrounding areas, in Shropshire. We provide community transport and services to help people continue living independently and improve their quality of life. Our aim to combat loneliness and isolation.
This means we only charge the minimum amount we need to cover our expenses. We’ve been operating for over 19 years – our members are in safe hands. Our registered charity number is 1131707.
You can call us on 01952 881145 between 9am to 1pm Monday to Friday, or leave a message at any other time. If you're a loved one of one of our members and have any concerns - call us to see how we can help or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also follow our Facebook page @thefriendlybus for updates.
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Shropshire Council’s Passenger Transport Group have provided school transport guidance for the Covid-19 emergency.