Independence Plus Inc Residential Service

Handi-Bus Accessible Transportation

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Contact Information
Office Phone 506-643-7004;  
For bookings:506-648-0609
Fax 506-643-7009
E-Mail davidblack@nb.aibn.com
Website www.saintjohn.ca/en/home/cityhall/transportation/transit/services/accessibility/handibus.aspx
Primary Contact David Black; Email: davidblack@nb.aibn.com
Description & Services
Description of service(s) Handi-Bus is a parallel transit system offering door to door service for persons with various mobility problems and who are unable to utilize the regular transit service.  
 
Service is operated by Independence Plus Incorporated, a non-profit agency, and is subsidized by the Saint John Transit Commission.
Hours Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 7 AM to 7 PM. 
Tuesdays and Thursdays 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM. 
Saturdays 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM, with extended hours upon request for special events. 
Additional service available at contract rates. Office hours from 8:00 AM to 3 PM for bookings. After hours leave message for next day response.
Areas Served Saint John
Boundaries Within Saint John city limits. Persons using wheelchairs, having mobility problems, seniors, parents with special needs children, visual impairments. Registration required with verification of mobility impairment.
Eligibility Persons using wheelchairs, having mobility problems, seniors, parents with special needs children, visual impairments. Anyone unable to use regular transit system.
Application Must complete a registration form with verification of disability.
Languages English
Fees Service ; Individual one-way cash trips within city limits - $5.00 
Monthly passes available - $75.00 for twenty trips or $40.00 for ten trips. 
No charge for attendant(s) or companion(s).
Location information
Located In Community Saint John
Address & Map
211 Main St N
Saint John, NB E2K 1H7
 
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Accessibility Fully Accessible ; ***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please contact the organization before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (51) Registered Charity
Subjects
Service Categories Disability Related Transportation

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