User comments

During a January 2012 survey BABS passengers made the following comments about the service:

    • I find the staff very helpful and caring
    • BABS are like an extended family
    • BABS genuinely care about every one of their members and do go above and  beyond the call of duty
    • As I am housebound, I look forward to my outing to Tesco and to meet the public

 

  • A great benefit
  • Without it (BABS) I am virtually housebound
  • Before BABS I was alone in the house 5 days per week
  • BABS gave me my independence back
  • BABS has given us independence
  • BABS = a perfect answer for old age
  • A new lease of life
  • Had it not been for super holidays and days out, I would not have seen  s0 much of Scotland as I have done and enjoyed every minute of it
  • Outings are enjoyed and the knowledge that BABS is there for me means a great deal
  • (Without BABS) Myself I would be housebound leaving me miserable and lonely
  • I would be lost without it. I also enjoy the company of the regular users… and the summer Outings
  • I am now able to shop for myself
  • The drivers and helpers have to be praised for their patience and help
  • A great support to maintaining independent living
  • (Lady with husband who, after an active life, now suffers from poor health and
  • eyesight) The chance to use BABS has improved his life  so much, conversing with new people and enjoying the trips
  • Just the job
  • Very friendly and helpful
  • It is very nice to meet new friends
  • An excellent service
  • It keeps me independent
  • It is a blessing. Save our bus!
  •  They never saw us stuck in the bad weather last year
  • It is a perfect system
  • It’s the best!
  • I have got the confidence to go out and use BABS which has been really good for me as before I stopped in.
  • It’s my lifeline to the outside world
  • Prompt. dependable and helpful
  •  My life saver
  • Friendly, reliable service
  • Helpful, caring, efficient
  • A vital lifeline