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Description & Services
Public Comments
  • Van is not wheelchair accessible but can accommodate aids such as walkers 
  • Services are contracted through Fort Frances Handi Van 
  • Fees payable to driver
Service operates: 
  • Tuesdays and Wednesdays in Emo and Fort Frances 
  • Thursdays in Rainy River
Description (Service)
  • Provides door-to-door transportation for medical and related appointments 
  • Assists with embarking and disembarking the van
Hours Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm
Areas Served Fort Frances ; Rainy River
Boundaries West to town of Rainy River, East to Bear's Pass
Eligibility Ages: 60 year(s) and up 
Seniors requiring assistance with transportation needs
Application Requires 24-hour advance reservations and cancellations
Languages English
Fees Service - Fees are based on one-way trips
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-274-2244
Fax 807-274-6002
Primary Contact Stephanie Weir, Administrative Assistant; Phone: (Cell) 807-271-2240
Primary Executive Brenda Wood, Home Support Manager; Phone: 807-597-6001; Fax: 807-597-6002; Email:
Alternate Executive Marva Griffiths, Administrator, Rainycrest Home for the Aged; Phone: 807-274-3261 ext 2605; Email:
Located In Community Fort Frances
Address 550 Osborne St
Fort Frances, ON P9A 3T2
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Intersection Osborne St and Armit Ave N
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)