General News

‘Connect You Too’ monthly wrap up – December 2021

Happy New Year from the team at Connect You Too (Connectu2) who has been busy helping the community get out and about during December 2021.

In December 2021, we carried a total of 1,076 trips with a total of 52,825 service kms. Our popular destinations included 31 trips to Ballina; 84 trips to Coffs Harbour; 2 trips to the Gold Coast; 382 trips to Grafton; 123 trips to Lismore and 168 trips to the Yamba/Maclean area.

We managed to get the community to 240 Specialist appointments; 123 Hospital visits (Day Surgery drop off/pick-up); 109 GP appointments; 16 Dentist appointments & 508 shopping trips.

Our Airport Shuttle service has been busy with its pre-paid service on Monday’s, Friday’s, and Saturday’s. Other days are available. For bookings – email [email protected]

Our Meals on Wheels service based in Iluka delivered 517 meals and 195 desserts during December 2021. 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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