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Tadcaster Medical Centre (Currently unavailable) 
Crab Garth
North Yorkshire
LS24 8HD

Can you tell other claimants anything about travel and facilities for this PIP face-to-face assessment centre? Please post in the comments section below if you can. 

Things like:

  • Distance to nearest bus stop or rail station.
  • Nearest parking, any disabled parking.
  • Distance to walk if you’re dropped as close to the door as possible.
  • Wheelchair access.
  • Toilets, including disabled toilets.
  • Ground floor or first floor.
  • Lift available.
  • Anything else you think might be helpful.

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#1 Carole 2017-07-11 13:23
North Yorkshire - Tadcaster Medical Centre (Currently unavailable)
Category: Yorkshire & Humberside Atos
Tadcaster Medical Centre (Currently unavailable)
Crab Garth, Tadcaster LS24 8HD

I'm now really concerned! On your list, this centre is "currently unavailable, so WHY do I have my assessment there next Wednesday, 19th July??

When I contacted Independent Assessment Services (previously ATOS) they told me this centre was "only about 7 miles away from Harrogate!" It turns out they were very, very wrong - it is 20 MILES away and is going to cost £40 each way for me to travel to this centre. My husband is accompanying me and as he is also a powerchair user, it will cost a further £40 each way for him too, but we cannot claim for him, just for my travel expenses. I have already ordered my Travel Reclaim Pack to be waiting for me at the centre, but should I phone up and double check that it IS an available assessment centre?? I'm totally confused and very concerned.

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