Community car schemes

These services are made up of volunteers who organise transport to and from hospitals in the Perth & Kinross Council area. The scale of charges depends on the mileage and cost of fuel.

If you would like your organisation to be included on this page, please complete the icon Community Transport Group Details [71Kb] form and email to publictransport@pkc.gov.uk.

List of services

Aberfeldy Hospital Car Drivers Scheme

Offer transport for patients in the Aberfeldy GP Practice area. The charge depends on the trip being made.

Contact PersonAlison Stewart
Email Addressalison.stewart50@btinternet.com
Telephone01887 820269

Abernethy (including Aberargie) Community Transport

The scheme is aimed primarily at those without a car at their disposal, to allow them to attend appointments—GP, other clinics, hospital, dentist, chiropodist etc.—or who have difficulty with shopping trips or visiting family or friends.

Contact PersonAngus Macintyre
Email Address

abernethyct@gmail.com

Telephone07840212747

Alyth and District Patient Transport Service

For patients of Alyth Health Centre requiring transport for hospital appointments. Volunteers are fully insured and use their own cars.

Contact PersonMarion Duffy
Email Addressm.c.duffy@crathiebridge.demon.co.uk
Telephone01828 640494

Blair Atholl Hospital Car Service

Information not available.

Comrie Hospital Driving Service

For Comrie and District. The Scale of charges depending on mileage and cost of petrol.

Contact PersonNeill Aitken or Morag Aitken
Email Addressthe.aitkensnandm@btinternet.com
Telephone

01764 670420

Craigvinean Surgery Hospital Cars

We offer transport to medical appointments for patients of Craigvinean practice, and patients should make contact through the surgery. We are also in need of volunteers and anyone interested is welcome to contact me using the information above.

Contact PersonFaith Anstey
Email Addressfaithanstey@gmail.com
Telephone

01350 727499

Elder Voice

Connecting older people in Blairgowrie, Rattray and surrounding areas through our volunteer driver car scheme, ensuring that older people can connect to services and hospital appointments as well as social activities.

Contact PersonMaggie Urquhart
Email Address

info@eldervoice.org.uk

Telephone

01250 874269

Kinross-shire Volunteer Group & Rural Outreach

We provide a voluntary car service to make life easier for people of any age to access the services they need, to hospitals, health centres, shopping or visiting relatives. If a volunteer is required please use our telephone.

Contact PersonCo-ordinator
Email Addressadministrator@kvgandros.org.uk
Telephone

01577 840196

Perth Access Cars

The scheme is administered by paid part-time staff operating from an office situated within Perth Royal Infirmary. The drivers are all volunteers and customers are charged for trips at a rate which reflects the running costs of the cars.

Contact PersonJohn Bertram
Email Addressperthaccesscars@btconnect.com
Telephone

01738 639134

Pitlochry Hospital Cars

Information not available.

Royal Voluntary Service (RVS)

Royal Voluntary Service volunteers provide practical support for older people in need so that they can live more independent lives. They provide companionship for lonely or isolated people, help with practical tasks like shopping and driving clients to appointments and deliver books from local libraries.  All service users wishing to use this service must firstly register by contacting the office.

Contact PersonGeoff Bird
Email Addresstaysidehub@royalvoluntaryservice.org.uk
Telephone

01738 633975