Residential resources / transportation program

The goal of this program is to provide financial assistance for travel for anyone with an intellectual, psychiatric, organic mental, or physical (motor, visual, auditory, or speech-language) disability. The subsidy covers travel to institutions in the network of the Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux (the most appropriate and closest) that provide adaptation, rehabilitation, diagnosis or treatment services for the impairments indicated in the person’s intervention plan.

A medical diagnosis is required to be eligible for the program.

Eligible clients

  • Preschool age children attending an early childhood stimulation centre 
  • People receiving one of the following treatments:

    • Repeated hemodialysis.
    • Intensive, repeated and ongoing medical treatment for the disability.
    • Intensive treatment (minimum of 1 to 2 times a week) and ongoing treatment (minimum of 12 treatments) for rehabilitation (speech-language therapy, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, etc.).
      • These treatments must be delivered by a professional in the Quebec health and social services network who is a member of the corresponding professional order.

Roles and responsibilities

CISSS staff member

  • Performs a yearly needs assessment to renew the subsidy. 
  • Creates an intervention plan that indicates the number of visits and the institution.

Users and their families

  • Submit the visit attestation form to the health professional who provides the service.
  • Keep parking receipts for the visits listed in the intervention plan. 
  • Return the duly completed visit attestation form and parking receipts to the CISSS de Laval within the deadlines indicated in the acceptance letter.

CISSS

  • Confirms in writing that the subsidy has been granted for the current year.
  • Pays the subsidy as per the agreement's terms and conditions.

Deadlines

You must provide supporting documents showing that you have used the subsidy for authorized travel by no later than April 5 of the current fiscal year:

  • Parking receipts (parking entry and exit tickets not accepted)