Red Deer Action Group Society

Subsidy Ride Program


Description
Provides travel subsidies for individuals with low income.

Service offers:

  • a subsidy program to cover travel costs for individuals with low income who are travelling to medical facilities, hospitals, and social or educational opportunities within Alberta

Subsidies will cover:

  • a maximum of $150.00 for the term of one calendar year
  • reimbursement at a rate of 25 per cent of travel costs or $0.10 per kilometre
  • the cost of travel that is done through regular transit, Action Bus, Red Arrow Motor Coach, Greyhound Bus Lines, taxi, personal transportation, or any combination of these services
Affiliation: Sponsored by the Red Deer Kinsmen and the Red Deer and District Community Foundation.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • residents of Red Deer or surrounding area
  • with a maximum single income limit of $24,000.00 per year
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • visit website for application form
Applications must include:
  • copies of all transportation receipts (including gasoline receipts)
  • income verification (copy of tax return Notice of Assessment for the most recent taxation year is preferred)
  • a very brief description of the trips taken (except for regular transit or Action bus travel)
  • the signature of a witness / caregiver if applicant is unable to sign the application form
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-343-1198
Fax
403-343-8945
Web Site
www.rdags.ca
Email
rdagtrans@gmail.com
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 13, 2021
Address
4805 48 Street
Red Deer, AB, T4N 1S6
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Hours of Operation
Wed
11:00 AM - 02:00 PM
Thu
11:00 AM - 02:00 PM