VOUCHER SCHEME OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS

July - September 2017 

Fermanagh Community Transport wishes to announce the next round of the Voucher Scheme.


This scheme is aimed at rural community groups and organisations wishing to transport members of their groupduringoff peak periods (evenings, weekends or bank holidays).


The scheme provides a £100 voucher towards the costofvehicle for successful applicants using an FCT vehicle (driver/fuel costs are not included). 


We welcome applications for the voucher scheme from all our current members


Application packs are downloadable below or available from 30th May 2017 for those eligible groups who are planning to travel during July, August and September 2017.

To receive an application pack please contact FCT on 028 66324260 or e-mail: vouchers@fermanaghcommunitytransport.com with your name, group name and full address
Completed applications must be returned by5pm Friday 23rd June 2017

Eligibility Criteria


The group must:
? Be non-profit-making
? Be based in Fermanagh or contain mostly members from Fermanagh
? Bea up to date FCT member ( April 2017- March 2018)
? Have 16orless
people travelling in an FCT bus
? Be travelling on evenings, weekend or a bank holiday


If any of the above is No, the application cannot proceed.
 

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MiDAS training

Sat 24th June @ 9.30am 

If you are involved in a community group and would like to save money on transport costs - then having your own nominated driver with MiDAS training reduces the driver costs and gives you the group more flexibility

Contact the office on 02866324260 for more information or to book a place

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Great piece of work by Detail Data outlining the importance of FCT services. 

 

https://www.thedetail.tv/articles/transport-at-the-heart-of-the-community-provides-more-than-200-000-trips

 

Make sure to watch the fantastic piece of work that Bob Harper did to map the journeys of one bus in a day and the video of some drivers / users starting out before the crack of dawn!  

http://bl.ocks.org/BobHarper1/raw/b6ebe7b7a54cd06ada1a32e1892747ac/

 

"I would be a prisoner in my home without community transport" from The Detail on Vimeo.

"I would be a prisoner in my home without community transport" from The Detail on Vimeo.

 

 

 

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Special offer for membership groups!


Does your Community Group fancy a day out?

Or have you an outing planned?

Do you know we offer a special rate of £50 per day for a vehicle at the weekends or £25 for an evening if you have your own Midas trained driver?

For more information, to discuss your group becoming a member or to organise MiDAS training contact the office.

To book your place call us on 028 66324260. Cost per driver £40.

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Great video about carer's assessments. Features FCT providing transport for a member giving much needed respite to a carer. 

https://vimeo.com/168960312