Cordia (Services) LLP - Transport and Support Service (TASS)

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Service summary

Transport and Support Service (TaSS) provides transport and people support workers that fulfil the roles of both driver and escort for Glasgow Social Work Services.

We can also transport children or vulnerable adults to destinations within or out with Glasgow such as foster placements and residential establishments.

All TaSS staff are subject to background checks in line with the Protection of Vulnerable Groups scheme (PVG) and undertake specialist training in relation to child protection and challenging behaviour.

Our staff do not wear uniforms and our vehicles are unmarked. All vehicles are equipped with child safety seats, which meet current legislative requirements, and have satellite navigation systems.

Client groups

Any vulnerable person

Service details

Providing a service every day of the year, TaSS arranges and oversees journeys that would otherwise prove to be logistically difficult to plan and time consuming for staff skilled in other disciplines.
TaSS’ services can be accessed an online booking system and since 2012 has managed to work with over 4,000 service users.
With over 800 system users from Glasgow City HSCP already using the online booking system for transport on a daily basis, the TaSS team ensure 60,000 successful journeys per year are managed for the Partnership.
This business is managed by a mix of Area and Assistant Area Operations Managers, an Administration team and Transport and People Support Workers.

Further information


Opening times

The service can be accessed seven days a week from 8am until 10pm.

Area served

Glasgow City

Accessibility

Services can be accessed via social work.

Price

The cost of a journey would be calculated based on the specific requirements of a service user.

The page was last updated on 9 October 2018

Main address

Unit 2 Nurseries Road
Baillieston Distribution Centre
Glasgow
G69 6UL

Main telephone

0141 287 6353

Organisation email

careservices@glasgow.gov.uk

Contact telephone

0141 287 6353

Contact email

careservices@glasgow.gov.uk