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Kootenay Seniors Transportation Program is here to help!

Transportation Information and Support for Seniors in the West Kootenay

  • Information for seniors about transportation options
  • Trip planning, including transit schedule information and problem solving
  • Information and support to register for programs and subsidies
  • Life after driving assessments, support and information
  • Presentations to seniors’ groups and service providers
  • Transit orientations/outings with seniors, including escorted day trips

Volunteer Driver Program – Increasing Mobility While Decreasing Isolation

  • Customized, low-cost transportation option for seniors in the West Kootenay, including rural areas
  • Medical and non-medical rides and/or deliveries 7 days/week
  • Rides and deliveries must be booked in advance, Monday to Thursday through Kootenay Seniors
  • Priority given to passengers needing medical transportation
  • Delivery of groceries, prescriptions and other essentials

We are always looking for volunteer drivers with 3 years minimum driving experience and access to a clean, reliable vehicle. Criminal record check and drivers abstract will be done at no cost to you. We provide gas reimbursement to our drivers.

Call: 250.352.2708 or click EMAIL US to send an email!

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