These free or subsidised services are available

Transport to appointments
Transport to appointments
Provided by Life Without Barriers
Life Without Barriers’ services support and provide greater opportunities for older people to remain living in their own homes, in their community for as long as possible. Our services can include transport to appointments and visiting friends or family.
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1800 935 483
Email info@lwb.org.au
Travel concessions
Travel concessions
Provided by NSW Government
With a Seniors Opal card you can travel across Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Hunter, Illawarra and Southern Highlands for only $2.50 a day (except Sydney airport station), no matter how much you travel. With Opal you can travel on all Sydney trains, all NSW TrainLink Intercity services, all Sydney ferries and buses across Sydney and regional areas.
Cost Subsidised
Phone 13 67 25
Transport
Transport
Provided by BaptistCare
Transport assistance for elderly clients who are eligible for government-subsidised care to help them remain living at home.
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1300 275 227
Email ask@baptistcare.org.au
Financial assistance for medical transport
Financial assistance for medical transport
Provided by NSW Government
The Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Assistance Scheme is a NSW Government initiative designed to financially assist people, particularly in isolated or rural areas, who have to travel significant distances to access specialist medical treatment which is not available locally.
Cost Free
Phone 1800 478 227
Seniors card
Seniors card
Provided by NSW Government
Seniors Card is a free discount card providing members with access to NSW Government transport concessions, travel and business discounts.
Cost Free
Phone 1300 364 758
Email info@seniorscard.nsw.gov.au
Taxi subsidy
Taxi subsidy
Provided by Transport NSW
Half-fare subsidy for eligible residents of NSW (e.g. requiring a permanent walking aid)
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1800 623 724
Transport
Transport
We can drive you to appointments, social events, errands or just to visit friends and family. Subsidised by government via a Home Care Package. • No joining fees • No lock-in contracts • No hidden fees • No exit fees
Cost Subsidised
Phone 1800 632 314
Email enquiries@sccliving.org.au
Bus, train and ferry timetables
Bus, train and ferry timetables
Provided by Transport NSW
Timetables and trip planners for buses, trains and ferries in the Greater Sydney Metropolitan Area (including Newcastle and the Central Coast, Wollongong and the Illawarra).
Cost Free
Phone 131500
Email Website form
Transport
Transport
Help with transport to shops and medical appointments provided by government aged care services to help you remain independent at home.
Cost Subsidised
Phone (02) 4334 2633
Drivers licence information for seniors
Drivers licence information for seniors
Provided by NSW RTA
Information for older drivers about licence requirements.
Cost Free
Phone 13 22 13

These commercial services are available

Transport
Transport
We can drive you to appointments, social events, errands or just to visit friends and family. Available by private pay. • No joining fees • No lock-in contracts • No hidden fees • No exit fees
Cost Fee for service
Phone 1800 632 314
Email enquiries@sccliving.org.au