Volunteer Driver Program - West Kootenay

Provides a daytime, Monday to Friday, volunteer transportation service for citizens of  Trail, Castlegar, Nelson, Kaslo and surrounding area who, for very specific reasons, are unable to access public or private transportation to attend medical appointments or visits to care centers.

This service is provided only on a referral basis. Referrals must be received at least 5 days before the first trip is needed. Referrals need to come from various IHA services, Hospice societies, Community services providers and the Ministry of Children ad Family Development.

Volunteer drivers are reimbursed at a fixed rate to cover gas and other travel costs.

For more details re referrals and fees charged for various distances, call or go to the website.

Address / Contact Info

Castlegar and District Community Services Society
1007 2nd Avenue Castlegar, BCV1N 1Y4

Phone Numbers

Toll-free : 1-877-304-2990
Phone : (250) 304-2990
Fax : (250) 365-2154

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Monday to Wednesday

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Castlegar

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 26 Feb 2019.