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Transportation

Residents Information for Residents Transportation

COMMUNITY HEALTH TRAVEL PROGRAM

TERRACE BAY SUPERIOR SENIORS CLUB
13 Selkirk Avenue, Terrace Bay, Ontario P0T 2W0
Tel: +1 807-825-3315 x244

The Superior Seniors Club, in partnership with the Township of Terrace Bay, provides transportation to Thunder Bay and Marathon for medical/health reasons, including dental, physiotherapy, optometry and more. The program is open to all residents of Terrace Bay, Schreiber, Jackfish, Rossport and Pays Plat!

The program will come pick you up at your residence, deliver you on time to your appointment and return you home. For multi-day trips, the program will take you to your overnight accommodation and return on the requested date to bring you home (no extra charge).

If you qualify and are eligible for the Northern Health Travel Grant then the cost for transportation can be reimbursed later, through the Province of Ontario.

You must make reservations 24 hours in advance—it is first come, first serve. You can book an appointment by contacting the Terrace Bay Senior’s Centre:

  • During the weekdays, please call +1 807-825-3315 x244, with office hours from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 to 3:00 pm; if the office is closed please leave a message.
  • On weekends and holidays, please call +1 807-825-3558 and leave a message.

Rates:

  • Thunder Bay – $75.00
  • Marathon – $30.00
  • Marathon to Thunder Bay – $135.00
Please note that the vehicle is not medically equipped and thus passengers must be mobile with minimal assistance.

 

HANDI-TRANSIT

The McCausland Hospital
Tel: +1 807-825-3273 x0
Web: Handi-Transit

All residents of Terrace Bay and Schreiber who are 55 and over, or who are temporarily or permanently disabled are eligible to use this service.

The Service is not just for medical appointments! You can book the Handi-Transit van for any trip within or between Terrace Bay and Schreiber, whether for shopping, attending a meeting or just visiting! Please make sure to call 24 hours in advance to book the van.

Rates:

  • $3.00 for in town travel
  • $5.00 between both communities
  • $5.00 companion (each way)
  • Free for registered caregivers