Reading Buses have priority seats for older people and passengers with disabilities and most buses are accessible for most types of wheelchairs (but not mobility scooters).
In Reading, buses on the busiest routes are colour coded to help people with learning disabilities or cognitive impairment to find the bus they need.
For details visit www.reading-buses.co.uk/or call 0118 959 4000.
Find out more about or apply for concessionary bus travel in Reading.
The Blue Badge Scheme provides parking concessions for people with severe mobility problems.
Apply online or call 0118 937 2033.
If you can’t use public transport to get to your place of work due to disability, health or mental health condition, you may be eligible for an Access to Work grant towards your travel fees.
The Shopmobility Scheme provides scooters, wheelchairs and powerchairs to help people with mobility problems get around the town centre. New users must register with the service. Booking in advance is recommended – email Customer.Services@TheOracle.com or call 0118 965 9008.
Changing Places toilets offer extra facilities with extra features and more space to meet the needs of people with complex disabilities.