Driving Miss Daisy

Site: Thunder Bay - No Physical Address

Service: Transportation Services

Description & Services
Public Comments Services are offered in the community, no public office location
 
Offers a "through the door" service: 
  • At pick up, if required, staff will enter client's home and assist in getting ready and locking doors 
  • Staff will accompany client into the clinic or grocery store or wherever the destination may be 
  • Upon drop off at home, staff will unlock doors, help with coats and shoes, put groceries away and help the client settle in
Description (Agency) Offers door-to-door transportation and accompaniment services to help seniors and those with a disability maintain their independence and prevent social isolation when driving is no longer an option
Description (Service) Offers door to door transportation and accompaniment services
 
Assists with errands such as but not limited to: 
  • Medical and dental appointments  
  • Personal shopping  
  • Grocery shopping  
  • Adult Day programs/Alzheimer or dementia programs 
  • Social functions  
  • Liaison between medical staff and family  
  • Airport service - assistance through to gate departure  
  • Vacation accompaniment
Hours Mon-Fri 7 am-5 pm 
Evenings and weekends by special arrangement 
Call ahead to discuss client's needs and to book appointments including those beyond the listed hours of operation
Areas Served Kakabeka Falls ; Murillo ; Neebing Township ; Thunder Bay
Boundaries East to Wild Goose; South to the US Border; West to Kakabeka Falls
Eligibility
  • Seniors 60 years and over 
  • Individuals under the age of 60 with disabilities 
  • Provides two senior-friendly vehicles 
  • Offers one wheelchair accessible vehicle
Application Call to discuss requirements and any special needs
Languages English
Fees Service ; None - Consultations
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-630-0890
Toll Free Phone 1-877-613-2479
E-Mail janice@drivingmissdaisy.net
Website www.drivingmissdaisy.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Janice McLean, Owner/Operator
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address Thunder Bay
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable ; Walker and folding wheelchair accessible vehicle; Client needs to be able to self transfer
Other Details
Legal Status (60) Commercial
Funding Fees - Service