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Driving Miss Daisy

Transportation Services


Description
COVID-19 Update:
  • Current and new clients are screened when making an appointment (any symptoms, or any COVID-19 exposure)
  • All vehicles have a barrier shield installed between the front and back seat, including the wheelchair van
  • All staff wear a mask and are COVID-19 tested on a bi-weekly basis
  • Clients need to ride in the back seat, however, if they are unable to, they can ride in the front seat but only if they are wearing a mask
  • Disinfecting wipe-downs between clients/trips and weekly deep-cleaning of the vehicles is performed

Offers door to door transportation and accompaniment services including a  wheelchair accessible vehicle

Assists with the following:
  • Medical and dental appointments
  • Personal shopping
  • Grocery shopping
  • Adult Day programs/Alzheimer or dementia programs
  • Social functions
  • Liaison between medical staff and family
  • Airport service - assistance through to gate departure
  • Vacation accompaniment
Comments
Services are offered in the community, no public office location
Offers a through the door service:
  • At pick up, if required, staff will enter client's home and assist in getting ready and locking doors
  • Staff will accompany client into the clinic or grocery store or wherever the destination may be
  • Upon drop off at home, staff will unlock doors, help with coats and shoes, put groceries away and help the client settle in
Hours of Operation
Mon
0700 - 1700
Tue
0700 - 1700
Wed
0700 - 1700
Thu
0700 - 1700
Fri
0700 - 1700

Mon-Fri 7 am-5 pm
Evenings and weekends by special arrangement
Eligibility
  • Seniors 65 years and older
  • Individuals of any age living with a disability
Application Process
Call to discuss requirements and any special needs, as well as service fees
Fees
Service ; None - Consultations
Documents Required
No documents required
Legal Status
(60) Commercial
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
March 1, 2021