North Shore Health Network

Site: Blind River - Causley St

Service: Community Support Services, Transportation

Description & Services
Public Comments Volunteers are reimbursed for mileage
Description (Service)
  • Provides local and out-of-town transportation to medical related appointments 
  • Service is provided to all community members through volunteer drivers
Hours Hours are flexible to meet the needs of individuals
Areas Served Blind River ; Desbarats ; Echo Bay ; Iron Bridge ; Laird Township ; Richards Landing ; Sault Ste. Marie ; Spanish ; Spragge ; Sudbury ; Thessalon ; Will travel throughout Ontario if required
Eligibility Individuals needing transportation for medical appointments
 
Volunteers: 
  • Must have a reliable vehicle, with insurance coverage 
  • Must have clear background record check
Application Transportation Services 
  • Contact the office to make an appointment 
  • Clients are asked to provide at least one week notice of appointment, if possible
 
Volunteers: 
  • Print off the application and return the completed form by mail, fax or in person 
  • Contact the office for more information 
  • Must provide a clear record check which is free of charge when the application process to become a volunteer has begun
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - The cost to client is the portion of travel not covered by the Northern Health Travel Grant; Fee is based on kilometres ; Fee assistance available.
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-356-2265
Fax 705-356-1220
Website www.nshn.care
Primary Contact Darlene Wilkins, Manager, Community Support Services; Phone: 705-356-2265 ext 2455; Email: dwilkins@nshn.care
Alternate Contact Brandie Mattaini, Administrative Assistant; Phone: 705-356-2265 ext 2450; Email: bmattaini@nshn.care
Located In Community Blind River
Address 525 Causley St
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
 
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Intersection Causley St and Hwy 17 E
Mailing Address PO Box 970 
Blind River, ON P0R 1B0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial