Registered Charity Number 1061770
What is LINK Good Neighbour Scheme?
LINK is a team of volunteers set up to help people of all ages and circumstances who live within Worton and Marston who may have problems with transport.
LINK is organised by a committee of local people who oversee the general running of the Scheme. We are part of a county wide scheme see www.wiltshirelink.org.uk for details.
HOW LINK CAN HELP YOU
- hospital appointments
- hospital visiting
- surgery, dental and clinic appointments
- visits to the optician
- visits to the chiropodist
Please ring, and if we cannot help you, we may be able to put you in touch with someone who can.
If you need help call the LINK helpline number: 07413 912828
Our co-ordinator will take your call and contact a volunteer who will be able to help you.
HOW ARE THE COSTS MET?
Although we make no charge for our services, we are always grateful for donations from those we help in order to fund the Scheme.
LINK volunteers receive a mileage allowance but give their time free
YOU CAN HELP LINK
If you have a car and
- Some time to offer help with transport
- You will also be helping someone else
- You can give as little or as much of your time as you wish
- We offer mileage allowance if you volunteer to drive for us
- You can always say NO if it is not convenient when asked!
If you wish to become a volunteer please ring Hazel on 07413 912828
IF YOU NEED HELP TELEPHONE NUMBER TO CALL 07413 912828
If you can’t ring yourself ask a relative, friend, neighbour, nurse or doctor to call us on your behalf. The service we provide is completely confidential
Contact us at any time of day
(if the answer-phone is in operation please leave your name and number – we will call you back). Please give as much notice as possible
LINK Good Neighbour Volunteers are here to help
The Chairman’s report for 2019 can be found here