Transport for personal business and other appointments
Active Care Network is able to assist with transport to medical appointments and any other appointment including personal business. Some of the destinations and purposes for these include:
- GP and Specialists
- Medical imaging and blood tests
- Physiotherapists and other therapies
- Personal business including hair appointments, visiting family, lawyer, pharmacy visits and taking you and your pet to the vet.
People over 65 (or 50 if you’re from an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander origin) can apply for this assistance by contacting My Aged Care on 1800 200 422 or visiting My Aged Care to register and ask to be referred to Active Care Network. If you are under the specified age please contact our office and we will seek to assist you and register you directly if you meet the eligibility criteria. Once registered, you are able to contact our office directly to make any of your future bookings. Bookings can also be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The cost for this service varies depending on where you live and where you are going. They start at $15 for local trips in the same LGA which include a return trip free of charge.