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Blue Haven Community Transport

Keeping you connected with your community

Blue Haven Community Transport

A convenient way to travel

As part of our commitment to the local community, Blue Haven provides a door-to-door transport service to assist clients in remaining independent and living in their own homes for longer. Services include transport to non-urgent health/medical appointments, shopping, library visits, community groups, social outings and special events.

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Social Bus Trips

TICKET TO RIDE

Who can use the service?

Our Community Transport service is available to residents within the Kiama Local Government Area who are:

  • Frail aged or living with a disability
  • Carers of the above
  • Those unable to access public or private transport 

To register for Community Transport contact My Aged Care and register yourself for transport.

Or, if you are under 65 years (55 years if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander) and are not eligible under the NDIS contact Blue Haven Transport directly on (02) 4203 4904  and our Transport Facilitator will assess your eligibility and needs.

Find out if you’re eligible at
transportnsw.info/community-transport

GETTING AROUND

Keeping you connected

Blue Haven Community Transport services are primarily provided by our team of dedicated volunteers. Transport is by mini bus or car, depending on availability. All Blue Haven buses are Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles (WAVs). Enquire now on (02) 4203 4904.

  • Daily Medical Appointments
  • Specialist Appointments
  • Social
  • Shopping
  • Group and Transport Outings
Our friendly bus driver

CALD and ATSI groups

Blue Haven’s Community Transport, receive CTP – Community Transport Funding that covers people who are from a CALD – Culturally and Linguistically Diverse background and ATSI – Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander background. This funding also covers transport disadvantaged, socially and or geographically isolated and financially disadvantaged members of the community.

Contact our Transport Facilitator on (02) 4203 4904 or enquiries@bluehavencare.com.au and get your case assessed.

SERVICE ELIGIBILITY

Accessing Blue Haven’s Community Transport service

To access community transport you must register with
My Aged Care. Registration can be done by yourself, carer, family, friend, or social worker from a hospital. Once registered you’ll receive an Aged Care or Client Identification Number. Contact us on (02) 4203 4904 or email us at enquiries@bluehavencare.com.au and tell our friendly customer service staff your number.

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Those unable to access public or private transport and are under 65 years (55 years  for ATSI -Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islanders) can contact us directly on (02)4203 4904.  You do not need to go through the My Aged Care Portal, your eligibility and needs are assessed by the Blue Haven Transport Facilitator.

“I gave up driving just before I turned 90 and Blue Haven has been fantastic - we can get to medical appointments, go shopping and get to Shellharbour or Nowra on the bus.”

John and Thelma

Community Transport Client

Contact Us

Get in touch, submit an enquiry or give us feedback.

Contact Us phone (02) 4203 4055

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Write and send your enquiry on the form provided. Alternatively you can call or email us.