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Oakville. Transit

Site: Oakville. Transit

Service: care-A-van

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Record #: OAK2410 Last Full Update: 01 May 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone905-337-9222 care-A-van, Mon-Fri ; 
905-815-2020 Transit office
Fax905-338-4166
Organization Emailtransit@oakville.ca
Websitewww.oakvilletransit.ca/care-a-van.html
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Primary Contactcare-A-van Coordinators; Phone: 905-337-9222
Agency Information
Parent Agency NameOakville. Transit
Service Level(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Established1980
Primary ExecutiveBarry Cole, Director of Transit Operations
Alternate ExecutiveJoanne Phoenix, Manager of Transit Planning and Accessible Services
FundingRegional / Municipal
Service Information
Service DescriptionA service for physically disabled persons who are unable to use the conventional transit service. 
 
* offered for those passengers with a physical functional mobility impairment; not able to board the regular transit buses (walk a distance of 175 meters (an average city block) or board a low floor ramp equipped bus) and who have met the eligibility guidelines  
* passengers needs are met through special wheelchair accessible vehicles 
* service is supplemented with local taxi providers  
 
 
HoursService Mon-Fri 6 am-12 midnight * Sat 7 am-12 midnight * Sun and statutory holidays 8 am-8 pm; 
Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm 
 
Areas ServedOakville ; the urban area of Oakville
Eligibility* any resident who has completed an application for the service, and met the eligibility requirements
Application* care-A-van passengers must apply to Oakville Transit to use care-A-van services  
* applications must be certified by a medical practitioner and submitted for approval  
* once registered, passengers may book a ride via telephone with the care-A-van office 
* registration can be on a temporary or permanent basis 
* application form available online 
 
LanguagesEnglish
FeesService - tickets through care-A-van coordinator
Site Information
Located In CommunityOakville
Address & Map
Oakville Transit (care-A-van )
430 Wyecroft Rd
Oakville, ON L6K 2G7
 
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Mailing Addressc/o Oakville Transit 
1225 Trafalgar Rd 
Oakville, ON L6H 0H3
Wheelchair AccessibilityFully Accessible
Additional Service Sites
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesDisability Related Transportation ; Local Bus Services
Other Details
Resources AvailableBrochure * online application form