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Sault Ste. Marie

Parabus Transit

The Para bus is a specialized, curb-to-curb public transit service [paratransit] for persons with physical disabilities. (source

 

Eligibitility Requirements

If you can not walk the distance of 175 meters and are unable to board a regular transit bus by climbing the three steps. Someone who is confined to a wheelchair or receive hemo-dialysis treatments is also eligible to ride the Para bus.

Where do I apply?

Applications forms are available online. Upon request we will mail an application form to you. Call 705-942-1404. Please allow approximately five to ten days for us to process your application

How far in advance do I book my ride?

If you are going to use the Parabus on a regular basis, such as to and from college or work or for medical appointments, you can book your trips up to a week in advance or request subscription service. All other trips are booked the day before. Bookings for Saturday, Sunday and Monday must be called in before 4 p.m. on Friday.

Additional information

For additional information and contact numbers, please visit this website.