PTS alternatives



If you are not eligible for transport our Dorset PTB call handlers will explain the alternatives to you. This will include public transport.



Financial assistance


If you are not eligible to receive transport and are receiving income support or working families/disabled person tax credit, you may be eligible to claim back some or all of your travel costs through the Healthcare Travel Costs Scheme.

The Healthcare Travel Costs Scheme provides financial assistance in meeting the cost of travel to and from NHS appointments.
Please call 0300 330 1343 for more information.