Northern Health has announced its transit services will be shutting down over the holidays.

The NH Connections Medical Travel Program will be accepting reservations until December 19th (Friday) for travel until December 24th (Tuesday). Full service will resume January 5th.

The shutdown will allow buses to undergo scheduled maintainance, as well as allowing drivers to have time-off for the season.

BC Ambulance will still be providing any emergency medical transportation needed over the holidays.

For more information on the shutdown or NH Connections operations, call 1-888-647-4997.