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Basic Needs / Support - Transportation - Arrow & Slocan Lakes (Nakusp Area)

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: 18559933100 Ext 4
Phone: (250) 265-3674
Fax: (250) 265-3378
Web Links Website 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- Nelson Area, Salmo, Krestova, Shoreacres, Slocan

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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Hope Air

Many Canadians have to travel long distances to reach a medical specialist. Hope Air is a charity arranging free transportation to medical appointments.more info

Address / Contact Info
Toll-free: 1-877-346-4673
Web Links Website

Kootenay Seniors Transportation Program

Various services related to seniors' transportation needs and concerns in the West Kootenay areamore info

Address / Contact Info
709A Vernon Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 5X4
Seniors Transportation Program: (778) 463-5247
Nelson CARES Office: (250) 352-6011
Fax: (250) 352-7087
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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: 6132304663 Ext 228
Toll-free: 1-800-668-4663
Fax: (613) 230-8223
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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
Web Links Website Email