Ancaster Community Services Assisted Volunteer Driving

This program is designed to support Ancaster clients who have limited or no means of transportation to get to and from medical and/or professional appointments within the Ancaster/Dundas/Hamilton area.   This program relies on volunteers to drive seniors to medical (or medical related) appointments and bring them home.  Medical appointments take priority over professional appointments.  

Organizations that offer this Service
Ancaster Community Services
Sites that offer this Service
Ancaster Municipal Service Centre
Sunday:
Closed

Monday:
9:00-16:00
By appointment only

Tuesday:
9:00-16:00
By appointment only

Wednesday:
9:00-16:00
By appointment only

Thursday:
9:00-16:00
By appointment only

Friday:
9:00-16:00
By appointment only

Saturday:
Closed

Website: Assisted Volunteer Driving

300 Wilson St E
Ancaster, ON
L9G 2B9

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.  Passengers must be cognitively sound and independently mobile.  Walkers and canes are permitted.

 

Areas Served
Ancaster
Hamilton
Fees
Fee
Service
Nominal fee to help offset cost of gas and insurance on volunteer's car. Clients invoiced on a monthly basis.
Languages
English
Application Instructions

Potential clients must register with the Program Coordinator.  A minimum of 5 day's notice is required to fill a request. 

 

Contact
Kristin Shuttleworth, Program Coordinator, Ancaster Community Services, Assisted Volunteer Driving
Last Full Update
April 29, 2021