Dryden District Senior Services

Transportation

Home Agency Service

Description
  • Partners with Dryden Native Friendship Centre to provide transportation services
  • Provides transportation to medical appointments, shopping, and social activities
  • Works by providing up to 6 discount taxi vouchers per month
Eligibility
Must be 60 years of age or older and meet one of the following criteria:
  • The client is in receipt of or eligible to receive other long term care community services
  • The client is isolated and requires social interaction or stimulation

Transportation

Client must meet one of the following criteria:
  • Unable to access public transportation because of short or long term physical limitations
  • Requires escort during the trip because of frailty or cognitive impairment
  • Specialized transit is not available or the individual does not meet the eligibility criteria for Handi-Transit
  • Public transportation is not available and friends or relatives are not available or able to provide transportation
Application Process
  • Initial assessment required
  • Requires completion of a photo identification card (valid for 1 year); done during initial visit
Office
807-223-5278
Fax
807-223-5273
Web Site
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Mailing Address
35 Van Horne Ave
Dryden, ON, P8N 3B4
Canada
Languages
English
Contact
Colleen Hill, Administrative Secretary
Email: colleenhill@drytel.net
Phone: 807-223-5278 Ext 26
Fees
Service
Documents Required
Initial assessment required
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Updated On
March 17, 2022
Address
35 Van Horne Ave
Dryden, ON, P8N 3B4
  • Located at Van Horne Ave near Princess St in downtown Dryden
  • Situated beside First United Church

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Hours of Operation
Mon
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Tue
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Wed
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Thu
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Fri
9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Administration Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-3 pm
Service Area(s)
  • Dryden
  • Kenora District
  • Wabigoon