Canal boat trips for people with disabilities in Gt Manchester.
Provision of day or half day trips on a specially adapted Canal Boat for individuals,groups of people with disabilities or families with at least one disabled member to enjoy a relaxing cruise and take in views of the Cheshire countryside.Why the community needs us
Provides opportunities for elderly and disabled people to enjoy a form of relaxation. As the Prince of Wales said when he launched the boat 'A canal boat trip is the nearest a disabled person will come to a walk in the countryside'.Our impact on the community
In 2013 the boat carried approx 1,300 passengers throughout the year giving these people the rare opportunity to see the beautiful countryside adjoining the canal system.
Volunteers for approx 6 fund raising events per year. Outgoing personality.