Go North Devon are still operating the Ring & Ride, Shopmobility and Cancer Care Car services throughout lockdown, to ensure that local people with mobility problems and those who are unable to use public transport can still access essential retail premises and attend vital oncology appointments. Go North Devon have robust operating protocols in place to ensure the safety of their passengers, clients and team members.
Shopmobility opening times are Monday to Friday 09.15am-2.30pm (Closed Bank Holidays)
In the event of staff shortages the Shopmobility Centre will be closed for a brief period at lunchtime. You will be advised of the lunchtime closing times when making your booking.
All Shopmobility equipment must be returned to the Shopmobility Centre by 2.20pm
We provide accessible and affordable services and social opportunities that will enhance mobility and wellbeing for those in need in the local community.
Go North Devon was founded in 1992 and provides a range of transport, mobility and information services for those who are frail, have a mobility problem, a disability (physical or sensory) or who are isolated within the community and are unable to use public transport or do not have independent means of travel.
A service for anyone with mobility problems who needs help to get around the shops in Barnstaple.
A regular door to door minibus service into Barnstaple for those who are frail, have a mobility problem, a disability (physical or sensory) or who are isolated within the community and are unable to use public transport or do not have independent means of travel.
A door to door car service for patients needing to travel to North Devon District Hospital for oncology related appointments or other cancer related appointments at local hospitals.
Patients are expected to meet their own transport needs to and from hospital. Those requiring transport information and journeys should contact the Patient Transport Advice Service who can advise on transport opportunities in their area.
Go North Devon relies on a number of fundraising activities to support the services it provides.
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We have a wonderful team of volunteers but we always need more to continue to provide our services.
We are a charitable organisation and we rely on people’s generosity to enable us to keep our services running.
Go North Devon are always looking for new friends to support our fundraising.