December 31, 2011

Supplemental Transportation Programs in Canada

Links to Supplemental Transportation Programs in Canada such as non-profit organizations that provide a variety of community run services for seniors, the disabled, and disadvantaged youths.

Calgary HandiBus - Operating in Calgary, Alberta since 1972. Contracted service provider for Access Calgary. Also has a pre-school division that transports children with disabilities to developmental programs. Read More...

DARTS - Operating in Hamilton, Ontario. Contacted paratransit service provider for City of Hamilton Accessible Services.

Kings Para-Transit Society - Established in 1998. Provides point-to-point accessible transport services in Kings County, Nova Scotia for seniors, persons with disabilities, and those in need. 5 vehicle fleet. Volunteer drivers. Based in Kentville.

MOVIN' Grey Bruce Transportation Service - Wheelchair accessible and ambulatory Non-Emergency Medical Transportation to medical appointments for eligible people in Owen Sound Area of Southern Ontario. Read More...

Seniors Assisted Transportation Society of Greater Edmonton (SATS) - Established 2001. Edmonton, Alberta non-profit organization. Volunteer drivers provide trips to medical appointments and other destinations. Requires assessment/application, yearly membership + additional fare /trip.

Toronto Ride - Established 1998. Partnership of 14 not-for-profit community support service agencies in Toronto, Ontario that provide assisted transportation. Eligible users pay fee based on distance of trip. Many partner agencies also provide other services such as home care andmeals-on-wheels.

Wheel Chair Taxi (WCT) - Ontario Non-profit organization that provides accessible transport in the Greater Toronto area through the Wheel Chair Taxi Network. Has professional drivers.

Wheels of Wellness Society - Providing non-emergency medical transportation onVancouver Island since 1997. Volunteer organization.

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