Welcome to the Healthwatch Directory
Welcome to the Healthwatch Directory and host to HIVE Portsmouth, which is the home of the central point of contact for services and community connection in the city. Here you’ll find regularly updated information on health and social care services in Portsmouth. Alternatively, if looking for services further afield click here to be taken through to NHS.uk
Previously called Dial-A-Ride.
Dial Ride, Cathedral Innovation Centre, St Thomas's StreetPO1 2HA
Assisting people with disabilities or medical conditions to drive independently
Leornain House, Kent Road, Portswood, SouthamptonSO17 2LJ
Borrow powered scooters, powerchairs, manual wheelchairs and holiday vehicles.
Portsmouth Shopmobility, 56 Arundel StreetPO1 1NL
A one-stop-shop for information and leaflets on a range of services and activities in the community
282 Havant Road, DraytonPO6 1PA
1/3 off rail fares for you and a friend
Disabled Persons Railcard Office, PO Box 6613, ArbroathDD11 9AN
Community Support & Bathing Service
A scheme for hiring powered scooters, powerchairs, manual wheelchairs in the Historic Dockyard area.
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, Victory Gate, HM Naval BasePO1 3LJ
Purchase, lease or hire wheelchair accessible vehicles and adapted cars
Angel Vehicle Hire, Quartremaine RoadPO3 5QQ
Local business selling wheelchair accessible vehicles
Unit 2 Durham StreetPO1 1NR
Companion driving service
Driving Miss Daisy Ltd. Office 18 The Slipway, Port SolentPO6 4TR
Driving Miss Daisy standard cars have room to fit a folded wheelchair, walker or folding mobility scooter in the boot. The interior has wide access to the seats, which are of an optimum height to allow easy manoeuvring in and out of the vehicle. The driver will assist if you require.
A wheelchair-accessible car is also available. Please discuss your requirements with the company when enquiring.
Information on how to apply in Portsmouth
Transport & Environment, Civic Offices, Guildhall SquarePO1 2NE
Coach travel with ambulance facilities.
National Office, Delaport Coach House, St AlbansAL4 8RQ
The coach's special features include:
Wide platform lift,
Fully adjustable trolley beds,
Reclining seats with extra legroom,
Spacious wheelchair accessible toilet/washroom,
Comprehensive emergency medical equipment, including heart start and suction units, oxygen etc.
A kitchen for preparing small meals and drinks,
Generous storage for wheelchairs and luggage,
Disability access guide to venues around the UK