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Pickering

Handi-Transit

Durham Region Transit (DRT) provides specialized transit through Handi-Transit service for people with disabilities [paratransit] in the cities of Pickering and Oshawa and the towns of Ajax and Whitby. (source)

 

Eligibility Requirements

DRT Specialized Services provides accessible door to accessible door transit service for temporarily or permanently disabled residents of Durham Region. Customers must meet the eligibility criteria and complete an application form to qualify for Specialized Services.

Where do I apply?

Fill out form A) and B) and then return the completed forms through either;

Fax to: 905-571-1177

Mail to: DRT Specialized Services 44 William Street, West, Unit 1, Oshawa L1G 1J9

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How far in advance should I book my ride?

Next day trip reservations are accepted up to 7:30 PM Monday to Friday and up to 5:30 PM on Saturday and Sunday or you may reserve your trip up to seven days in advance.

Does my attendant have to pay?

DRT allows a Support Person to travel free of charge on DRT conventional buses and Specialized Services buses when travelling with a person with a disability who is eligible for a Support Person when using DRT services.

Additional Information

For more information and the contact number please visit this site.