Wheels to work is a moped loan scheme for people 16+ who want to access employment and training opportunities.
To be eligible for the scheme users must:
- Live in East Hampshire
- Have no access to suitable public transport
- Have no access to private transport
- Need to access employment or employment related training; or are actively seeking work (need to attend interviews etc)
- Be referred by an agency, employer or, where this is not possible, have referred themselves.
Mopeds can be loaned between 3-12 months and all users will have to attend compulsory basic training.
All mopeds are provided with insurance, tax, MOT and a breakdown recovery service. All mopeds are 50cc and users will need to apply for a provisional license prior to using a moped.
It costs from £17 a week to loan a moped (an initial downpayment of four weeks' charges will be held as a deposit).
How to apply
The scheme is operated by Community First New Forest
Their co-ordinator can explain more about the scheme and provide you with an application form.
Please email email@example.com or call 01425 482773.