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handyDART

handyDART is a transportation service for persons who have a disability that is sufficiently severe that the person is unable to use conventional transit service without assistance. handyDART service is provided to and from accessible building entrances.

handyDART Registration

You must be registered with the handyDART office before you can use the service. (There is no fee to register.) To register, call 339-5442 on Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.

When you call, the handyDART staff will ask your name, mailing address and telephone number, then send you an application form. Please complete the application and mail it to Watson and Ash at PO Box 100, Lazo, BC, V0R 2K0.

Or downloand the PDF of the Registration Application here.

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handyDART Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday and Holidaysno service

Booking a handyDART Trip

To book a trip with handyDART, call 339-5442 on Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

When you call, please have the following information ready:

  • your name
  • the date and time you wish to travel
  • the exact address where you wish to be picked up and dropped off
  • whether you will be accompanied by an attendant or an escort
  • if you use a wheelchair or another type of mobility aid, and
  • if you wish to book a return trip.

There are two types of service:

  • Regular subscription trips once a week or more often.
  • One-time trips for purposes such as shopping, social visits or recreational activities.

Cancelling a Trip

If you no longer need your handyDART reservation, please call us at 339-5442 as soon as possible so that we can schedule a trip for someone else.

handyDART Fares

  Effective July 1, 2011
One-way trip $2.25
5 trips $11.25
Monthly Pass $72.00
Attendants no charge

More Information

Click here for more handyDART information (PDF of Riders' Guide) or call 250-339-5442.

For more handyDART information call 250-339-5442.

  

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