Aged and Disability Transport
Community Transport is a bus service for independent people, who are assessed as being unable to access private or public transport and are able to shop independently. Transport is provided in a mini bus which is fitted with a wheelchair hoist. This bus is driven by Council volunteers and is only available in some areas of the Shire at designated times.
Individual Transport – supports eligible people who live independently, cannot drive, are unable to access private or public transport and need assistance to access the community to go shopping or pay bills. This transport is provided by Community Care Workers in their own car.
Transport to medical appointments is not offered by Bass Coast Shire Council.
Medical transport can be organised by calling
- Family Resource Centre, Bass Coast Health on (03) 5671 3372
- Bass Coast Health on (03) 5671 3333
- Red Cross Transport - doctor's referral is required for this service.
For more information on these services please call the Intake Officer on 1300 BCOAST (226 278) or (03) 5671 2427.