PROGRAMS


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COMPASSIONATE Care: Cancer Transportation Pilot Program

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The Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) is pleased to launch the Compassionate Care: Cancer Transportation Pilot Program. This program will offer MNA citizens in Regions One, Five & Six financial reimbursement for transportation to and form their cancer-related appointments. Funding is limited, but this pilot will guide the future expansion of this service to other regions.

Rider Eligibility:

  • Must be a Métis citizen or in the process of getting citizenship;

  • Open to all ages. If under 18, rider must be accompanied by a guardian;

  • Must live in Region One, Five or Six. (Visit albertametis.com for a region map);

  • In need of transportation to and from cancer-related appointments;

  • Rider must have access to an operation vehicle;

  • Must have a driver, e.g. family or friends, to and from appointments;

To apply for reimbursement, please contact the Program Administrator at health@metis.org or 780-455-220 Ext. 432. Citizen ID MUST be provided to be considered for this program.