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Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory

Medical Transportation Program

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Description
Responsible for coordinating medical transportation for community members
  • Provides transportation to medical appointments within the community for members without access to a vehicle
  • Provides transportation and/or assistance from/to Wikwemikong to out-of-town medical appointments (doctor, dentist, optometrist, specialist) in Little Current and surrounding area
  • Submits medical appointment travel, mileage, meal and accommodation requests on behalf of individual
  • Provides assistance with making arrangements for any medical appointments out of town such as booking appointments, hotels, and completing applications for mileage compensation
Hours of Operation
Mon
0800 - 1600
Tue
0800 - 1600
Wed
0800 - 1600
Thu
0800 - 1600
Fri
0800 - 1600

Mon-Fri 8 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4 pm
Eligibility
Members of Wiikwemkoong Unceded Territory who require medical transportation assistance due to age, illness or disability or do not have access to a vehicle
Application Process
  • Requires written proof of medical appointment
  • Requires 2 weeks advance booking for out-of-town appointments; exceptions made for emergencies
  • Recommends booking a day ahead for in-town appointments
  • Advance cancellation recommended
Fees
None
Documents Required
Written proof of medical appointments required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 10, 2021