Community Transport (Ballarat & Ararat)
Community Transport Services
Providing door-to-door supported services for older people, or those who have a disability and their carers. Clients are taken to medical appointments, shopping, to visit friends or relatives. Clients are collected from their door and transported to where they have to go ie. taken to the reception area of the doctors rooms or taken to a hospital.
Volunteers drivers do not act as carers, and are unable do not assist clients with dressing, medical or financial matters. Drivers do not stay with clients while they attend appointments or shopping.
This service does not aim to act as or to replace a taxi or bus service, but to provide a service to people who are unable to afford, or access, other means of public transport, or need extra assistance.
Community Transport operates across Ballarat and the Grampians regions.