Transport Befriending Good Neighbour Scheme Community Club
DINAS POWYS COMMUNITY DIRECTORY 2013.pdf

Dinas Powys Voluntary Concern

Local help for local people

The Resource Centre, Murchfield Community Centre, Sunnycroft Lane, Dinas Powys, CF64 4QQ

Tel 029 20513700

Email info@dpvc.org.uk

Minibus

DPVC run and maintain a minibus that can accommodate 8 passengers along with a volunteer driver and escort. The minibus is fitted with a wheel chair lift and easy access sliding door with step.

The trips are not just about shopping. There’s time for a chat and a coffee in the supermarket cafe and the drivers and escorts get to know their regular passengers and their needs.

The minibus also provides transport to various regular social activities within the local community including

It can also be used by arrangement to provide transport to other local events such as the Music Festival, Village Show, concerts, plays and talks.

Other organisations can also use the minibus for their own events by arrangement with DPVC.

DPVC is a member of the Community Transport Association

Volunteer Drivers

DPVC have a number of dedicated and trusted volunteers who use their own cars to take others to hospital appointments, visit the local health centre or give lifts to other appointments. This can be on a one off basis or a longer term arrangement depending on the needs of the passenger.

For more information on these services either as a user or to offer your help as a volunteer contact the office on 029 20513700 or email info@dpvc.org.uk