Canadian Red Cross - Simcoe Muskoka Branch

Site: Simcoe Muskoka Branch

Service: Community Health and Wellness - Transportation

Description (Service) Non-emergency transportation for those in need, such as elderly or disabled in the community, who are unable to use public transportation or private means * provides affordable transportation to social gatherings, medical appointments and shopping * Volunteer drivers with their own vehicles, as well as wheelchair accessible vans * Member of the CT Link, Community Transportation Link

Service Details
Public Comments The Barrie Office of the Canadian Red Cross coordinates the transportation service for all of Muskoka District and all of Simcoe County, with the exception of Orillia * Helping Hands coordinates transportation service in Orillia 
To donate to Red Cross Disaster Appeals please call 1-800-418-1111, visit the website, or mail cheques to Canadian Red Cross Ontario Office, P.O. Box 4000, Mississauga, ON L5M 9Z9
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * Service: hours vary
Areas Served Muskoka District - only volunteers in private vehicles in this area ; Simcoe County - except no pick up in Orillia and do not serve south of Hwy 89
Boundaries Dividing line to the south is Hwy 89 for all programs, same as LHIN boundary
Eligibility Older adults and adults with disabilities who cannot access public transportation
Application Call * pre-booking required with 5 days notice in the Barrie area and for all other areas 2 days notice but Red Cross will try to accommodate same day requests but cannot always guarantee it
Languages English ; French - Website, Publications, Interpretation depending on availability of staff
Fees Service - Fee depends on distance
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
65 Cedar Pointe Dr, Unit 809B
Barrie, ON L4N 5R7
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Intersection Hwy 400 and Dunlop St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-721-3313 Ext 5206
Toll Free Phone 1-800-387-2251
Fax 705-739-9916
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