GATRA Ride Match
Scituate Council on Aging
 Address:
   27 Brook Street
   Scituate,MA,02066
  WebSite
 Customer service:
 
781-545-8722

Description of services:
Scituate Council on Aging van provides rides for medical appointments in Scituate and Cohasset; to the Senior Center and other locations for programs; the SSES Nutrition Site and Thursday Lunch Program, beauty salons and harbor shopping. This service is available Monday - Thursday, 8:30 am to 3:00 pm, and Friday 8:30-1:30. Call 781-545-8722 to arrange at least 72 working hours in advance. SCOA vans accommodate wheelchairs and have lifts for those unable to negotiate van steps; escorts may be required for some transportation needs.

Local Rides within Scituate require at least 2 days notice. Medical Rides should be Monday, Wednesday or Friday between 8:30 AM. - 3:00 PM.

Local rides include appointments to doctors, the Senior Center for activities, the library, shopping, hair dresser, etc.

FARES:
10 Ride Pass for $10.00 = 1.00 each way
Cash = 1.25 each way/ $2.50 round trip
Out of Town = $5.00 round trip
Monthly Donation $25.00 includes Local and Out of Town

Out-of-town Medical Rides require  5 days notice. Appointments must be between 10:30AM and end by 1:15 PM. Later appointments, ending after 1:15PM—Return ride can be as late as 5:00 PM.

The Scituate LINK Program provides transportation for out-of-town medical appointments
We schedule these rides through South Shore Community Action Council, which is a separate service and requires coordination of their drivers and vans from Plymouth. Cost is $5.00 round trip to be sent to the COA Transportation.

Last Updated: 08/24/17


Vehicle types:
Vans : Ambulatory,Lift and Wheelchair Supported

Type of trips provided:

Business
Medical/Healthcare
Other
Recreation
Shopping

Eligibility requirements:

Must be 60 years or older or adult with disabilities in participating communities ONLY

Cancellation policy:
No cancellation policy

Reservation type:
3 Business days before appointment Mon-Fri

Special services:
Curb to Curb

Payment types:
Cash - Exact change required.

Days of service:
Monday08:30AM03:00PM
Tuesday08:30AM03:00PM
Wednesday08:30AM03:00PM
Thursday08:30AM03:00PM
Friday08:30AM01:30PM

Counties of service:
NORFOLK
PLYMOUTH

Cities of service:
NORFOLKCOHASSET
PLYMOUTHHANOVER
PLYMOUTHSCITUATE