Bayfield Without Wheels
A Guide to Surviving in Bayfield Without a Car (updated July 2018)
It costs between $7,000 and $12,000 a year to run a car, depending on the age and original cost of your car, your mileage and the price of gas and insurance. Check the cost of running your car Here! You can take a lot of taxi or ONE CARE rides for $10,000!
Home4Good’s Shopping Buddy Programme
If you (or someone you know) is trying to manage “without wheels” in Bayfield and area, a Home4Good Shopping Buddy can help. We screen volunteer drivers and match them with people who want to be a passanger on shopping or other trips. Your buddy will take you out (or pick up groceries for you) at least once a month, but not more than once a week. For more information, please complete an application for or call Leslie at 519 955 1531.
Home4Good is always looking for vounteer drivers who want to be shopping buddies, for either ongoing or short term assignments. Please apply here.
To book a trip call 1-877-500-9875
EasyRide is ONE CARE’s Transportation program – a service shared by Community Support Agencies across Huron and Perth Counties. Door-to-door service is provided for registered clients who are seniors or adults with disabilities. EasyRide can be used for medical appointments, shopping and errands, social occasions and other destinations. Bookings must be made at least 24 hours in Advance. Booking hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 4:00pm. For more information about rates, to register for EasyRide or to book a trip please call 1-877-500-9875
Call Bill at 519-524-3459
Insured as a Limousine Service, Bill provides rides and will do pickups and deliveries for $7.00 in the Village and $1.50 a km outside the Village. He charges $35 to Goderich or Clinton, and can also bill monthly. He will deliver orders from stores, LCBO and restaurants
Driver Services to Airports
Mike Drennan will drive your car to London or Pearson Airport and return it to your driveway and use it to pick you up on your return: for rates call 519-524-6675
Sign up for ride-sharing:
Register with Regional Ride Sharing to find someone you can ride with to Goderich or elsewhere. For help registering call the Bayfield Library: 519 565-2886
Home at Last gives you an accompanied ride home from hospital with a personal attendant to ensure you have medications and food in your fridge. Call One Care: 1-877-502-8277