STM’s Paratransit is a door to door transportation service for persons with disabilities that operates on a reservations basis. The service is offered in Montreal, Laval, Longueuil as well as the North and South shore. Most families with children or adults living with PDD use this services for their leisure and respite services.
Who is eligible for Paratransit?
Any person who meets the following criteria:
- Being a disabled person, which means having a significant and chronic handicap that limits your ability to carry out normal activities;
- Having such limitations with regards to mobility, that would warrant the use of Paratransit service;
- Children living with PDD aged 6 and over are eligible for Paratransit and will have to travel by himself/herself.
You can get the form at http://www.stm.info/sites/default/files/pdf/fr/formadm.pdf or by calling (514) 280-8211. A section of the form will have to be filled out by a professional at your CRDI or CLSC.
If you have problems getting this service or would like to make a complaint, please contact the Regroupement des usagers du transport adapté (RUTA) at (514) 255-0765.
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