The BC Government's Travel Assistance Program (TAP BC) offers travel discounts to eligible BC residents who have to travel within BC for non-emergency medical specialist services, and whose travel expenses aren’t covered by insurance or other government programs.
- Any Shriners Hospital for Children
- BC Children's Hospital
- Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
- BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre
Transportation for the child's parents or caregivers is also included.
Hope Air (1-877-346-4673) provides free air transportation for financially burdened Canadians who need to travel to and from medical appointments. Hope Air is not an air ambulance; it provides donated flights on commercial airlines and private planes.