The Red Book of Hamilton

Ancaster Community Services

Assisted Volunteer Driving

Alex Beach, Program Coordinator
Areas Served Ancaster; and surrounding area
HoursOffice: Mon, Tue, Fri 9 am-4 pm
LanguageEnglish
AccessibilityFully Accessible
FeesService - Clients are invoiced monthly via mail or email
Agency Type Registered Charity
 
905-648-6675
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Address
Ancaster Municipal Service Centre and Library
300 Wilson St E Lower Level
Ancaster ON L9G 2B9
On bus routes
(16) ANCASTER

Program designed to support clients who are in the process of arranging more permanent transportation such as D.A.R.T.S or have limited or no other means of transportation. This program relies on volunteers to drive seniors to medical (or medical related) appointments and bring them home.

Eligibility

Ancaster residents who are elderly or have a disability and are in the process of arranging more permanent transportation such as D.A.R.T.S or have limited or no other means of transportation * Must be independently mobile (not in a wheelchair) however, a collapsible walker or cane is acceptable * Must also be cognitively sound and capable (i.e. do not have a cognitive diagnosis such as dementia, alzheimers, short-term memory loss, or who are developmentally delayed)

Application

Registration is required, contact for information * A minimum of one week of notice is required to fill a request