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Canadian Red Cross Society
Kenora District
Seniors' Transportation Program

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Description
  • Offers door to door transportation
  • Provides rural and local residents transportation for medical or health related appointments in/out of town
  • Acts as a third party designate for travel grants so local individuals can sign the travel grant over to cover some or all of the cost for out of town and/or overnight trips
Wheelchair Passengers
  • Accommodates folding wheelchairs for individuals able to get in and out without assistance
  • Accommodates wheelchair bound passengers with a companion
This organization is a Registered Charity
Hours of Operation
Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Eligibility
  • Must not be able to access the public transportation services (ie too far to walk/bus stairs too difficult)
  • Must not be able to drive themselves
  • Must not live in a long term care facility
  • Must be able to get in and out of the vehicle with minimal assistance
Wheelchair Passengers
  • Wheelchair bound passengers must be accompanied by companion and he/she is required to provide all assistance
  • Companions assisting passenger receive transportation for free but all other charges, including accommodations, are at their own expense


Age Requirements: Ages: 55 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Payments are invoiced and sent to service users at end of each month
Wheelchair Passengers
  • All registered passengers are required to make arrangements a minimum of 3 days prior for local trips and a minimum of 7 days prior for out of town trips
  • Non- registered passengers require extra time for the required documentation to be completed
Fees
Service - Minimal user fees
Accessibility
Not Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On November 5, 2019

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