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Transit Services Nakusp

Serves Nakusp, Edgewood, New Denver, Silverton, Slocan, Slocan Valley, Kaslo, Salmo, Krestova, Shoreacres. Many routes need to be prebooked and most are served only once or twice a week. Call or check website for schedules and pre-bookingmore info

Address / Contact Info
West Kootenay Transit System, Slocan Zone
205 6th Avenue NW
, Nakusp, BC, V0G 1R1
West Kootenay Transit: 1-855-993-3100
Phone: (250) 265-3674
Fax: (250) 265-3378
Web Links Website

Bus Pass Program

An annual bus pass for BC transit system is available at a reduced cost to assist low-income seniors or Persons with Disabilities. more info

Address / Contact Info
Provincial Services Bus Pass
Box 9985 STN Prov Govt
, Victoria, BC, V8W 9R6
Toll-free: 1-866-866-0800
Web Links Website

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
Web Links Website Email

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
Web Links Website Email

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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Kootenay Rideshare

A free volunteer-run site that is designed to help connect people wanting to share rides.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC
Web Links Website

Operation Come Home - Youth

Provides help, through a bus ticket program, to runaway youth, ages 16 - 19, who want to return home.more info

Address / Contact Info
Operation Come Home
150 Gloucester Street
, Ottawa, ON, K2P 0A6
Phone: (613) 230-4663
Toll-free: 1-800-668-4663
Fax: (613) 230-8223
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Special Transportation Subsidy

Provided to recipients of disability assistance who live in areas where the Bus Pass program is available, but are unable to use public transportation due to their disability or because it would make their disability worse.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC Employment and Income Assistance Services
Toll-free: 1-866-866-0800
Web Links Website