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Connect You Too monthly wrap up

Connect You Too (Connectu2) has been busy helping the community get out and about during January 2022.

In January 2022, we carried out 1066 trips with a total of 52,537 service kms. Our popular destinations included 38 trips to Ballina; 75 trips to Coffs Harbour; 5 trips to the Gold Coast; 416 trips to Grafton; 80 trips to Lismore and 181 trips to the Yamba/Maclean area.

We managed to get the community to 218 specialist appointments; 88 hospital visits (Day Surgery drop off/pick-up); 111 GP appointments; 14 dentist appointments & 250 shopping trips.

Need to get your family to the Ballina Byron Gateway Airport? Contact us for our group booking rate through our A2B Transport Solutions airport transport service.

Our Meals on Wheels service based in Iluka delivered 512 meals and 185 desserts during January 2022. We were able to do welfare checks, have a quick chat and help our customers see a friendly face (even with our masks on).

If you need help with transport or meals, call Connect You Too at Townsend on 6645 3200 to see if you qualify for any subsidies or assistance. Also, don’t forget to log onto the new website and investigate all that is offered – www.connectu2.org.au

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