Slinky is a door to door demand responsive transport service funded by Somerset County Council for people not served by or unable to access conventional transport. All the vehicles are accessible.
The service can be used for various purposes including; getting to local health appointments or exercise classes, visiting friends or family, going shopping or attending social events. You can also use the Slinky as a link to other forms of public transport.
Who can use the Slinky?
You will be eligible to use the Slinky bus if you:
Do not have access to a public bus service,
Do not have your own transport; or
Have a disability which means you are unable to access a public bus
The service is available to all eligible passengers which could include parents with young children, teenagers, students, the elderly, the retired and people with disabilities.
To find out more, and to register for the service, click here: https://www.travelsomerset.co.uk/slinky-services-demand-responsive-transport/