Kootenay Seniors Transportation Program

Services provided:

  • Volunteer Driver Program for Medical & Non-Medical appointments
  •  Information on seniors' transportation options
  • Support trip planning
  • Support with registration for transportation programs
  • Transit Orientations – Escorted day trips by public transit with fun group activities
  • Presentations to Seniors groups and service providers

A Kootenay Seniors Program

NOTE: During the COVID-19 crisis, the coordinator will pair screened volunteer drivers with Nelson Area seniors who need items delivered for free. Will also provide free delivery of pre-ordered groceries/pharmacy items to seniors and mobility challenged persons.

Address / Contact Info

709A Vernon Street Nelson, BCV1L 5X4
A Program of the:
Nelson CARES Society
521 Vernon Street
Nelson, BC, V1L 4E9

Phone Numbers

Seniors Transportation Program : (778) 463-5247
Kootenay Seniors Office : (250) 352-2708
Fax : (250) 352-7087

Hours of Operation

Office: Monday to Friday: 9am to 4pm

No Drop-in: Please phone or email

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Castlegar, Kaslo, Nakusp, Nelson, Salmo, Trail
Languages spoken: English


Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 02 Oct 2020.