Facilities and Associations in Poitou-Charentes

Find out about the support available for people with mobility, sight or hearing impairments in Poitou-Charentes...

Locally relevant information for people with disabilities living in the region is available from the Departmental Disabled Persons Office (Maison Départementale des Personnes Handicapées, MDPH). There are several MDPH offices in Poitou-Charentes.

  • To find the nearest MDPH office: Click here and enter post code

For visitors to the region, local tourism offices may have information on accessible facilities for the disabled.


Ulysse Transport provides transport service catering specifically to helping those with mobility problems. It also caters to transporting the elderly and infirm, the polyhandicapped, the blind, and disabled children to and from school. English-language service is not guaranteed.

  • For the Ulysse Transport website: Click here

  • Ulysse Transport - La Rochelle
    : rue Robert Geffre, ZA des Rivauds, 17000 Laleu
    Tel: 05 46 00 32 72 / 06 61 76 01 02

  • Ulysse Transport - Niort/Deux-Sevres
    Tel: 06 61 76 01 02

  • Ulysse Transport - Poitiers
    : 17 rue Albin Haller, 86000 Poitiers
    Tel: 05 49 46 60 41
    Fax: 05 49 46 60 41