(Specifically for Drivers, Coordinators, Board Members & Municipal Reps passionate about or assigned to rural transportation including accessible vans etc.)
-Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle Securement
-Boarding & De-boarding
-Regulations (AMA, Highway Traffic act etc.)
These FREE workshops are not mandatory but we aim to support rural transportation groups in ensuring that all Rural Accessible Van Drivers, Coordinators & Board members (where applicable) are adequately trained so that they can continue providing safe & high quality services to Older Manitobans. You are welcome to attend both but if you are planning to attend in person, please choose the workshop closest to you. You will receive a link to access the workshop resources upon registration.
Location: Gordon Howard Senior Centre- 384 Eveline Street. Selkirk, Mb R1A 1N3
Location: 306 North Railway Street, Morden MB R6M 1S7
These events are intended to be a networking space for you as rural transportation service providers from across Manitoba to gather, learn & connect with one another with the goal in mind of supporting and enhancing the lives of older adults living in rural Manitoba.
TONS is the facilitator of theses events but this is your opportunity to get to know your neighbouring groups, share innovative solutions, brainstorm challenges and ask for help if you need it.
These conversations are imperative for all Manitobans and here's what the Russell Binscarth community group had to say about their first experience with TONS:
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