|Record #: OCR0416||Last Full Update: 09 May 2018|
|Alternate Name||OC Transpo ; OCtranspo ; Para Transpo ; ParaTranspo|
|Location & Accessibility|
|Located In Community||Ottawa|
|Address & Map|
|Intersection||Belfast Rd and Industrial Ave|
|Bus Route Notes||OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable|
|Physical Access||Fully Accessible|
|Description and Services|
|Description (Service)||Information on all accessible transit issues
Community Pass: A discounted Community Pass is available to Ottawa residents who receive Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) benefits or who are registered Para Transpo customers.
Travel Training in partnership with community agencies and schools.
Service Animals: Customers can use their identification from a recognized service animal training school or one-piece Attorney-General of Ontario Guide Dog photo ID. Situations where the animal has not been trained at a recognized school require the customer to contact the Accessible Transit Specialist.
Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) Pass: Registered CNIB customers can use their CNIB one-piece photo ID card as a transit pass.
* Also available: Attendant Card * Priority Seating Card * Service Animal Card * Destination Card * Medical Emergency Card * Bus Hailing Kit
|Hours||Office hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * Information Centre Mon-Fri 9 am-9 pm * Sat 8 am-9 pm * Sun 9 am-5 pm|
|Areas Served||Ottawa (City of)|
|Eligibility||People with disabilities|
|Application||Community Passes are available at these OC Transpo Sales Centre locations: Rideau Centre, St. Laurent, Lincoln Fields and Place d’Orléans Transitway Stations.
For information on Support Person or Priority Seating Photo ID Cards: call 613-741-4390.
Service Animal Card, Destination Card, Medical Emergency Card, Bus Hailing Kit: call or email the Accessible Transit Specialist.
Persons who are Blind and Visually Impaired contact: CNIB Information Centre 613-563-4021.
|Languages||English ; French|
|Fees||Service - visit the website or call for more information|
|Service Categories||Local Bus Services ~ Accessibility Information ; Local Rail Services ~ Accessibility Information ; Local Transit Passes|
|Office Phone||Information Line 613-741-4390 ; Accessible Transit Specialist 613-580-2424 ext 52873|
|After Hours Phone||3-1-1 ; 613-580-2400|
|Primary Contact||Kathy Riley, Accessible Transit Specialist; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Established||New City of Ottawa: 2001 * Programme: 1973|
|Funding||City / Town ; Fees|
|Elections||City Council is elected. OC Transpo is governed by the Transit Commission, made up of eight members of City Council and four citizen representatives.|
|Print Material||Rider's Guide to Accessible Transit * Community Pass Brochure * Seniors Riders Guide * Getting Around (rural options)|
|Resources||Website, Destination Card, Medical Emergency Card, Bus Hailing Kit. Consult Accessible Specialist for detailed information|