City of Medicine Hat

Special Transit


Description
Offers a curb-to-curb transit service for persons who cannot use the regular public transit system due to a physical and / or cognitive disability.

Service provides:

  • a specialized, shared-ride, curb-to-curb transportation service for individuals in the community who cannot safely access the regular public transit system due to physical or cognitive disabilities

Includes:

  • casual trips at various times and locations on an inconsistent basis
  • subscriptions for trips that recur at regular times for an extended period of time such as travelling to work, school, repeated medical appointments, or certain day programs
  • charter trips to facilities where many clients wish to travel and Special Transit is not otherwise available

Casual trips can be booked 2 weeks in advance.

Key Provider: city employees
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • persons with physical or cognitive disabilities
  • who qualify through a functional assessment
  • and cannot safely access the regular public transit system due to said disabilities
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • drop in or visit website for registration form
  • submit completed registration form by fax, mail, or e-mail
  • submit a Subscription Request Form by fax, mail, or e-mail to book subscription trips
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-529-8214
Fax
403-525-8894
Web Site
http://www.medicinehat.ca
Email
mhtransit@medicinehat.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

$3.25 per trip or $43.75 monthly pass for seniors. $3.25 per trip or $70.50 monthly pass for adults.

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Municipal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 5, 2019
Address
460 Spencer Street SE
Medicine Hat, AB, T1A 1Y7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
06:45 AM - 07:00 PM
Tue
06:45 AM - 07:00 PM
Wed
06:45 AM - 07:00 PM
Thu
06:45 AM - 10:45 PM
Fri
06:45 AM - 10:45 PM
Sat
06:45 AM - 10:45 PM
Sun
08:00 AM - 05:30 PM