To the Surgery

From Thorpe

  • Thorpe Community Care: 01255 860928

From Weeley

  • Weeley Community Care: 01255 831456

Both organisations are voluntary organisations.  The service is free but donations are gratefully accepted. 

Both organisations will also take patients to local hospitals.

From anywhere in the Tendring area

  • Helping Hands: 01255 427888

Although a charitable organisation for the over 60s or those with a disability, they charge for trips – min charge £4, mileage charged at 40p per mile.

To Hospital

All the above organisation may be able to help you get to the local hospitals.  Colchester General Hospital is a 15 minute walk from Colchester North Station, and buses run frequently from the station to the hospital.

If you require hospital transport, please telephone 01206 286956

They will ask a number of questions to see whether you qualify for a hospital car or ambulance.