Community Transport Services Tasmania Inc
Community Transport Services Tasmania is funded by the Home and Community Care Program (HACC) to provide social and non-emergency medical transport to the frail aged and younger disabled, enabling independence and quality of life. CTST is supported by Volunteers who drive eligible clients to their point of destination. CTST does not have wheelchair accessible vehicles in the south (but this may change in future).CTST can provide transport locally or anywhere in the state. The volunteer drivers will take clients shopping, to appointments, for social visits, transit to airport, picking them up and dropping them off at home. It is necessary to pre-book: you need to book as far ahead as possible. Last minute bookings may not be able to be accommodated. Carers should accompany their children.
Contact: Jenny Walsh, 6239 3504/6264 1068 (9.00am to 1.00pm weekdays)
Red Cross Client Transport Service
Red Cross offer transport for Frail, Aged and Disabled persons of the Community who do not have access to public transport – transporting them, and their carers where needed, to and from their non-urgent medical appointments, therapy and social activities. There is a $14 one-way fee between Hobart and the Huon which can be paid to the volunteer driver on the day of travel.
Bookings: 1300 557 549, 6235 6063 , 0429 625 727 https://www.redcross.org.au/places/office/14/hobart-tas
Email Bianca Dawson:
Tassielink provide a public bus service to Hobart from the Huon Valley and return.
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