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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

Organization: Driving Miss Daisy - Thunder Bay - Transportation Services  
Phone Numbers: 807-630-0890
Toll-Free: 1-877-613-2479
Thunder Bay
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
Public Contacts: Janice McLean - Owner/Operator
Service Description: 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

No physical address, clients are picked up at their home

Offers door to door transportation and accompaniment services including wheelchair accessible vehicle
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

Fees: Service * None - Consultations
Application: Call to discuss requirements and any special needs
Eligibility / Target Population:
  • Seniors 65 years and over
  • Individuals of any age living with a disability
  • Provides two senior-friendly vehicles
  • Offers one wheelchair accessible vehicle
Languages: English
Area Served:
City of Thunder Bay  
See Also: Transportation - Non-Accessible and Volunteer

This information was last completely updated on November 30, 2017

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