Travel assistance to schools, colleges or social care settings

We provide travel assistance to eligible children, young people and adults who live in  Trafford. There are different types of travel assistance to support people getting to school, college or a social care setting. Our aim is to help people achieve maximum independence whilst making the most efficient use of our resources.

We provide travel assistance to the following groups:

All age travel assistance policy

For more information on the eligibility criteria and travel options available for the current academic year please see All age travel assistance policy 2019-20.

A new version of the policy came into effect on 1 June 2020 for travel assistance for the academic year 1 September 2020 to 31 August 2021. See All age travel assistance policy 2020-21.

Transport for sick children charity

Transport for sick children is a team of volunteers who give up their time and use their own cars to make a difference to sick children and their carers in Greater Manchester. See Transport for sick children leaflet.