City of Brooks

Handibus Specialized Transportation Service


Description
Provides transportation services to seniors and persons with disabilities.

Service provides:

  • transportation within City of Brooks for seniors and people with disabilities (both short and long term)
  • transportation services for individuals 75 years and older to and from the Brooks Health Centre (or vaccination site) to receive the COVID-19 vaccination
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 65 years and older
  • people with cognitive and physical disabilities
  • or people with short-term disabilities
COVID-19 vaccine transportation targeted to:
  • 75 years and older
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • call or visit website to apply
Once registered, clients can call to book a transportation appointment. To access COVID-19 vaccination appointments:
  • call to book a transportation appointment (prior registration is not required for this service)
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

For those wanting to utilize the service, it is preferred, when possible, to call 72 hours prior to scheduling a pick up. Call for more information. 

Telephone
403-362-6190
Web Site
https://www.brooks.ca/278/Handibus
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

$4.00 per one-way trip. There is no cost for transportation to COVID-19 vaccination appointments. 

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Municipal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
February 26, 2021
Address
504 Cassils Road E
Brooks, AB, T1R 1J3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 04:00 PM