The RFDS in VIC
RFDS Victoria has partnered with Heathcote Health to provide a community transport service for the Heathcote region. With the support of the Heathcote and District Community Bank and a team of volunteer drivers, the Community Transport service offers free transport for eligible community members to access their health appointments and Planned Activity Groups.
To be eligible to use the service clients must:
- Have a pension card, concession card or DVA card
- Live within 30km of Heathcote
- Be accessing a health appointment or Planned Activity Group.
To register to use the service or to make a booking call 1300 887 678.
Note: A Planned Activity Group is defined as a variety of leisure and social connection activities that are funded through Home and Community Care (HACC) and facilitated through registered health services.