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RIDE PROGRAM FOR ELDERS AND ONTARIO WORKS CLIENTS

  • Transportation for Elders – two days per week: Tuesdays and Thursdays AND Transportation for Ontario Works Clients – Every 1st and 15th of the month.
  •   Driver must see the Ontario Works Administrator to obtain a list of participants for the Elders and Ontario Works Clients.   
  •  There must be a minimum of three (3) Elders or Ontario Works Clients participating.
  •  Special requests must be made 24 hours in advance and be approved by the Ontario Works Administrator.  Special Requests such as, workshops/training; tobacco for ceremonies/pow-wow; ceremonies; attendance at meetings (rides should be reimbursed, if possible).
  • The vehicle must be returned to the Band Office by 4:30 p.m. everyday and picked up in the morning after 9:00 a.m.
  • The driver must supply a driver's abstract in order to drive vehicle.
  • The driver will be paid an hourly rate of $15.00/hr, if overnight is required, then $75.00 will be paid as flat rate in addition to 8 hours worked. 

For more information please contact:

Loretta Copenace

Phone: (807) 488-5602 ext. 234

Email: socialservices@naongashiing.ca