Category: Rural


With a grant from the federal government the University Of Alberta has facilitated the development of a tool for searching for transportation services for seniors and disabled in Manitoba. You can search by region, rural municipality, community and/or the name of the organization you are searching for. Click Here
October 14, 2013ssagert


With the support of Seniors and Healthy Aging Secretariat, TONS collaborated with the Association of Manitoba Municipalities and the department of Local Government in the delivery of a meeting on May 13, 2013 for the rural Handi-van services.  The Final report is now available on-line here. TONS was invited to present on ... Read More
July 22, 2013ssagert


The Rural Handi-van meeting is a major deliverable for Transportation Options Network for Seniors (TONS) and its’ Rural Committee. The May 13, 2013 meeting was a follow-up to a meeting held in 2010 which 32 rural Handi-van services attended. The Rural Handi-van services presently do not have a mechanism to ... Read More
June 1, 2013ssagert


Ninety (90) people registered to attend the Rural Handi-van meeting that was held in Portage la Prairie on Monday, May 13, 2013. There were eight cancellations and 11 no shows. In total 71 people attended. They represented 35 of the 68 invited Rural Handi-van services (51%). Of those that did not ... Read More
May 20, 2013ssagert