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Health Services - Transportation - Health Related

HandyDART

A low cost transportation service for persons who have a disability that is sufficiently severe that the person is unable to use conventional transit service without assistance.more info

Address / Contact Info
West Kootenay Boundary Transit
c/o Regional District of Central Kootenay, 202 Lakeside Drive
, Nelson, BC, V1L 6B9
Toll-free: 1-855-993-3100
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HandyDART - Boundary

A low cost transportation service for persons who have a disability that is sufficiently severe that the person is unable to use conventional transit service without assistance.more info

Address / Contact Info
Boundary Transit
7649 22nd Avenue
, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0
Boundary Transit: (250) 443-2179
Fax: (250) 442-8331
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HandyDART - Castlegar

A low cost transportation service for persons who have a disability that is sufficiently severe that the person is unable to use conventional transit service without assistance.more info

Address / Contact Info
West Kootenay Transit System, Columbia Zone - Castlegar Transit
8170 Old Waneta Road
, Trail, BC, V1R 4W9
Phone: (250) 365-3100
Toll-free: 1-855-993-3100
Fax: (250) 364-2418
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HandyDART - Greater Trail Area

A low cost transportation service for persons who have a disability that is sufficiently severe that the person is unable to use conventional transit service without assistance.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Boundary Transit System, Columbia Zone - Trail
8170 Old Wanets Road, V1R 4W9
, Trail, BC, V1R
Toll-free: 1-855-993-3100
Phone: (250) 364-0261
Fax: (250) 364-2418
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HandyDART- Nelson and Area, Salmo, Krestova, Shoreacres, Slocan City

A low cost transportation service for persons who have a disability that is sufficiently severe that the person is unable to use conventional transit service without assistance.more info

Address / Contact Info
Central Kootenay Transit System, Arrow and Slocan Lakes Community Services
205 6th Avenue NW
, Nakusp, BC, V0G 1R1
Toll-free: 1-855-993-3100
Phone: (250) 265-3674
Fax: (250) 265-3378
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Medical Transportation Assistance Program - First Nations Health Authority

Travel assistance, including transportation, meals and lodging and escort assistance available to access health services not available in home community and not covered by provincial travel assistance programs.more info

Address / Contact Info
First Nations Health Authority
501-100 Park Royal South
, Coast Salish Territory
, West Vancouver, BC, V7T 1A2

General Inquiries: 1-866-913-0033
Health Benefits: 1-855-550-5454
Fax: (604) 913-2081
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Travel Assistance Program

Offers travel discounts to eligible BC residents enrolled in the Medical Services Plan who must travel within the province for medical services not available in their community and whose travel expenses are not covered by third party insurance or other government programs.more info

Address / Contact Info
General Inquiries: 1-800-663-7100
Obtain Confirmation Number: 1-800-661-2668
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Volunteer Driver Program - Boundary

Provides a daytime volunteer service for people who are unable to access public or private transportation to attend non-emergency appointments. Areas include Christina Lake, Grand Forks and Greenwood.more info

Address / Contact Info
Boundary Health Resource Program
7649 22nd Street
, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0
Phone: (250) 443-2162
Christina: (250) 584-4618
Fax: (250) 442-3922
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Volunteer Driver Program - Nakusp

Provides a daytime, Monday to Friday volunteer service for people who are unable to access public or private transportation to attend essential, non-emergency appointments.more info

Address / Contact Info
Arrow and Slocan Lakes Community Services (ASLCS)
205 6th Avenue NW
, Nakusp, BC, V0G 1R1
Phone: (250) 265-3674
Fax: (250) 265-3378
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Volunteer Driver Program - Salmo

Provides a daytime service for citizens of Salmo and surrounding area who, for very specific reasons, are unable to access public or private transportation to attend medical and/or financial appointments or visits to care centres within the local Kootenay area.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salmo Community Resources Society (SCRS), Salmo Community Services Centre
311 Railway Avenue
, Salmo, BC, V0G 1Z0
Phone: (250) 357-2277
Fax: (250) 357-2385
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