Hardisty and District Handivan Society
Scope of Services
The Hardisty & District Handivan Society provides transit services to the residents of Hardisty and the surrounding district who have special transportation needs.
Seniors who require transportation to appointments, in or out of town
Seniors who wish to attend special events
Families or special groups may rent the Handivan for special events involving seniors or disabled persons
Area residents of any age who are disabled in some way and have special transportation needs
Long-term care residents of Hardisty Health Centre
Features of Handivan
8 passengers & 4 wheelchairs with conversation/card table, plus driver
Convertible to 12 passengers & 2 wheelchairs, plus driver
Windows that open
Wheelchair entrance doors with hydraulic lift for ease of loading
Hours of Operation
The Handivan is available for rent 7 days a week – dependent on availability of drivers for the required hours.
$0.75 a kilometer - $10.00 minimum
Payable to the Handivan Society
$20 per hour for driver
Paid by renters of the Handivan
Call Marlene Buelow at (780)888-3660.
Persons booking the Handivan are required to make their own arrangements for the services of a qualified driver from the available driver pool. Marlene will give you names and numbers of qualified drivers.
For more information:
For information or to support the Handivan Society contact Diane Fossum (president) at 888-1312, Anita Miller (secretary) at 888-7305, or Belva Dosdall (treasurer) at 888-3575