Ruapehu Transport Providers

Name of provider: Ngati Maniapoto Marae Pact Trust Transport (Taumarunui)
Address:  Taumarunui Campus, 56 Miriama Street, Taumarunui, 3920
Phone: 07 878 0028
email: shirleyt@maniapoto.org.nz
 
Name of provider: Taumarunui Mobility Van Society Inc
Contact person: 

Bookings CKC REAP (07) 896 8980
Chairman - Peter Winterbottom 0220121610

email: taumarunuimobilityvan@gmail.com
Description of services:

The Taumarunui Mobility Van has been serving the Taumarunui area since 1991 providing a door to door passenger pick up service for the aged, disabled & those elderly with no other means of transport for medical appointments, local specialist appointments, shopping, to attend community meetings and well-being functions.

The vehicle is fitted with a certified wheelchair hoist.

The service is free but users are encouraged to make a modest donation where possible

Other:
 

At weekends the van and driver is available for community organisations like Aged Concern, Senior Citizens, Grey Power and similar organisations for regular out of town functions or well-being trips to Auckland, Hamilton, Taupo, New Plymouth, Whanganui which can provide a better quality of life for this remote community. As the Taumarunui Mobility Van is a charitable organisation, for out of town excursions a suitable donation or koha would be encouraged to assist with costs.

   
 
 
Name of provider: Taumarunui - Hamilton (and return) health bus
Address:  Waikato and Taumarunui Hospitals coordinate this service
Phone: 07 839 8899 ext 98849 (services desk)
 
 
Name of provider: Renal Transport Service
Contact: Nicky Hagen or Michelle Higgins (Waikato DHB)
Address:  Bookings made via Waikato DHB Renal Services
Phone: 07 8398741 (Regional Renal Services reception)