Pacific Coastal Lines: provides free bus transportation for cancer patients requiring care at the Vancouver Cancer Centre.
For more information phone toll free 1-800-661-1725 or phone Vancouver 604-662-7575. Visit www.pacificcoach.com
Angel Flight: is a charitable, non-profit organization that provides free, accessible air transportation for people who must travel for medical purposes. Angel Flight is an entirely voluntary organization with no paid employess and needs advance notice to take time away from work to operate Angel Flights. As such the more notice that we can be given improves the chances of Angel Flight being able to provide services.
For more information call 250-818-0288 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Wheels for Wellness Society will pick up Powell River residents at the Little River ferry terminal, for the 9:15 arrival Tuesdays and Thursdays only, for transportation to the Campbell River hospital and return for the 3:15 sailing. Wheels for Wellness requires advanced notice in order to book a driver and vehicle. Two weeks is normal, but short notice may be attainable in most circumstances.
Email at email@example.com or call 250-338-0196.
Freemasons of British Columbia and Yukon will pick patients up from the airport, ferry terminal or bus depot and take them to the Cancer Lodge or other accommodation near the Cancer clinic at no cost to the patient. Those wishing information on transportation to the various treatment centres should call one of the following telephone numbers:
Greater Vancouver: 1-604-872-2034
Vancouver Island: 1-800-663-7892.
HandiDart service is available throughout the region by phoning for a scheduled stop. One day notice is requested. Cost is the same as bus fare. Wheelchair lift available.