Benefits and other financial support

Help with transport and parking

Travelling to and from hospital can be expensive, especially if you are undergoing treatment on a daily basis, over a period of weeks. The costs quickly add up, but there is help available.

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    Travelling to hospital

    You may be able to get help with your travel costs to and from hospital for treatment.

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    Local transport services

    You may be eligible for special travel rates or community transport services in your area.

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    The Blue Badge Scheme

    The Blue Badge Scheme can help with parking costs if you have severe mobility problems.

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    Car and driving costs

    You may qualify for schemes that help you buy or rent a car, scooter or powered wheelchair.

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    Bus, coach and train fares

    Older people and people with disabilities can often get free or discounted travel fares.