Taxis

Star Taxi
http://www.StarTaxi.ca

Taxi service

Regional Rideshare Program
http://www.regionalrideshare.ca

Carpooling program for drivers and riders in Southwestern Ontario * share rides to work, school, and events with registered participants * online registry matches carpoolers by location and destination * registered participants choose to accept or reject invitations to rideshare

Huron County. Social Services
http://www.huroncounty.ca/ontario-works/income-support/pathways/

Pathways is an emergency program that can assist families and individuals living with low incomes in Huron County when they are most in need. The aim of the program is to reduce child poverty, promote attachment, help parents return to the workforce and prevent homelessness.

Assistance may include:
Emergency childcare * emergency dental * emergency heat/hydro * emergency housing * emergency rent * emergency transportation * eyeglasses * limited assistance with cost of prosthetic items * medications (one time in an emergency)

Pathways may pay up to $750 per year for rent, heat, or hydro for individuals or families with an eviction notice or disconnection notice, or $500 per year for health related items. Further funding may be available to cover emergency items related to prevention of child poverty or attachment to the workforce.

Funding comes from various sources including Community Homelessness Prevention Initiative CHPI and Low-Income Energy Assistance Program for customers of Westcoast Hydro and Erie Thames Power.

A Town Taxi and Delivery

Licensed Taxi service * ‘A’ Town will take you to any town within Perth County and Huron County and surrounding areas * offer delivery and airport services * corporate account specialist

T J’s Taxi

Taxi service * deliveries available

Mitchell Taxi
http://www.startaxi.ca

Taxi service * deliveries of all sorts * runs to all major airports in southwestern Ontario * provides all van service to provide more room for comfort and convenience * local flat rate pricing

Wingham Taxi
http://www.StarTaxi.ca

Taxi service

T J’s Taxi

Taxi service * deliveries available

St. Marys Taxi
http://www.startaxi.ca

Taxi service * deliveries of all sorts * runs to all major airports in southwestern Ontario * provides all van service to provide more room for comfort and convenience * local flat rate pricing

Seaforth Taxi
http://www.StarTaxi.ca

Taxi service

Exeter Taxi

Taxi service

Star Taxi
http://www.StarTaxi.ca

Taxi service

Radio Cab of Stratford

Taxi service

Listowel Taxi

Taxi service for Listowel and North Wellington.

Grand Bend Taxi

Taxi service

Goderich Taxi & Delivery

Taxi and delivery service * Goderich and surrounding area

City Cabs

Taxi service in Stratford and to the surrounding area * company runs mobility service for One Care.* Delivers packages as well as providing Airport transportation

Clinton Taxi
http://www.startaxi.ca

Taxi service

A 1 Taxi

Taxi service

Volunteering

Do you need community service hours for school, or do you need work experience? Do you just to volunteer in your community and feel a sense of accomplishment and pride? Through volunteering, you can meet new people, work in an area that you’re interested in, and gain valuable experience that looks great on resumes and post-secondary applications. Not to mention you’re making a difference for people in your community.

Victorian Order of Nurses
http://www.von.ca/en/site/perth

Volunteer Drivers deliver hot or frozen meals to the home.
* Hot meals are delivered around 12 noon, Monday to Friday
* Frozen meals are delivered once a week or can be picked up at the office
* Special diets available

West Perth Forestry Committee
http://www.westperth.com

A volunteer organization committeed to providing an awareness of the benefits of a healthy, sustainable and diverse community forest.

Town of St. Marys Home Support Services

Shopping Service – Volunteers transport and offer assistance for people to shop locally and complete in-town errands * destinations include local groceries stores and downtown St Marys * Advance notice is required

Wednesday Morning Shopping Shuttle – You will be picked up from your home around 9:30 am and travel to the Independent grocery store from 10am to 11am. Then bus will then travel downtown and park near the post office while you run your errands. Afterwards, the bus will deliver you back to your home * Easy Ride is in partnership with Home Support Services for this service

Stratford and London Shopping shuttles are also offered throughout the year, call for more information.

Stratford Public Library
http://www.stratford.library.on.ca/events/reading-buddies-0

A one-to-one reading program giving school aged children the opportunity to read and play games with a trained volunteer. Spots are available in English and French Reading. Registration is required. Limited spots available. * Caregivers must stay in the library during the program

Stratford Community Players
http://www.stratfordcommunityplayers.com/

Entirely volunteer driven community theatre group * production every year in Spring

Stratford and District Leisure Activity Council
http://www.yourlac.ca

Volunteer association of organizations and individuals * offer and/or support leisure, recreational and educational activities/programs * goals of the Council are: To inform the community of events planned, individually and collaboratively, by its members; To provide a forum for its members to share program information and explore areas of mutual interest; To provide resources for the community in the planning of special events; and To promote the concept that active living is a way of life, in which physical activity is valued and integrated into daily life

ONE CARE Home & Community Support Services
http://www.onecaresupport.ca

Hot meals and frozen meal home delivery food program * dinners prepared daily from a dietetic menu and delivered by community volunteers * hot meals delivered Monday to Friday by community volunteers * frozen dinners ordered in advance and delivered every second week

North Huron Museum
http://www.northhuron.ca/visitors.php?area=THINGS

Museum * volunteers are welcome, call for details

New Horizons Rehabilitation Services Inc.
http://www.newhorizonsrehab.com

Physiotherapy * Acupuncture * Occupational Therapy * Counselling * Kinesiology (including hydrotherapy) * Rehab Therapy provided for adults, youth and children *
Therapy provided to orthopaedic injuries, sports injuries and neurological conditions (including strokes and brain injury) * Treatment for individuals recovering from motor vehicle accidents, farm injuries, sprains and strains

Student Volunteers from High School, College or University Co-Ops only.

Municipality of North Perth
https://www.northperth.ca/en/municipal-services/volunteering.aspx#

Assists individuals interested in volunteering * assists agencies that use volunteers

Making a difference