GATRA Ride Match
Bellingham Council on Aging
 Address:
   40 Blackstone Street
   Bellingham,MA,02019
  WebSite
 Customer service:
 
508-657-2705

Description of services:
FOR BELLINGHAM RESIDENTS ONLY! The Bellingham Council on Aging contracts with GATRA to provide Dial-A-Ride services for seniors 60 years of age and older and people with disabilities. The service travels to anywhere in Bellingham and also to abutting towns (Franklin, Medway, Milford, Mendon, Blackstone, Hopedale, Wrentham).

FARE:
Donation accepted.

Bellingham Commuter Shuttles: The COA also operates two Commuter Shuttles (North and South) between Bellingham and Franklin MBTA station.
 
FARE:
$1.00 one-way.

Long Distance Medical Transportation:
Town funded program for long-distance medical transportation to Boston, Worcester, Framingham area, and Providence. Requires a 5 day notice.
FARE:
$15 - $25 donation recommended.

Last Updated: 08/03/16


Vehicle types:
Vans : Ambulatory,Lift and Wheelchair Supported

Type of trips provided:

Dialysis center
Employment
Medical/Healthcare
Other: errands, voting, fitness, nutrition, shopping, and religious
Recreation
Shopping

Eligibility requirements:

Only provide transportation to the towns we service
Require rider to fill out a form

Cancellation policy:
Trip must be cancelled no later than 1 hour before scheduled time(no more than 3 "no shows" allowed)

Reservation type:
24 Hours for medical transportation

Special services:
Curb to Curb(picks up and drops off passenger at curb)
Other(can provide escorts if available)
Ride sharing(may be required to share ride with other passengers)

Payment types:
Donation

Days of service:
Monday08:30AM04:00PM
Tuesday08:30AM04:00PM
Wednesday08:30AM04:00PM
Thursday08:30AM04:00PM
Friday08:30AM04:00PM

Counties of service:
MIDDLESEX
NORFOLK
PLYMOUTH
SUFFOLK
WORCESTER
PROVIDENCE(RI)

Cities of service:
MIDDLESEXBURLINGTON
MIDDLESEXCAMBRIDGE
MIDDLESEXFRAMINGHAM
MIDDLESEXNATICK
MIDDLESEXNEWTON
NORFOLKBELLINGHAM
NORFOLKFRANKLIN
NORFOLKMEDWAY
NORFOLKNORFOLK
NORFOLKWRENTHAM
PLYMOUTHBROCKTON
SUFFOLKBOSTON
WORCESTERBLACKSTONE
WORCESTERHOPEDALE
WORCESTERMENDON
WORCESTERMILFORD
WORCESTERMILLVILLE
WORCESTERWORCESTER
PROVIDENCE(RI)PROVIDENCE
PROVIDENCE(RI)WOONSOCKET