Project Linkage of Metropolitan Family Services
Services Provided: Volunteers provide transportation, shopping, home repair and friendly contact to seniors and adults with disabilities.
Contact Person: Molly Hansen
Phone Number: (503) 249-0471
Address: 2200 NE 24th Ave, Portland, OR 97212
Services Provided: Ride connection provides rides and a travel training program with “responsive, accessible transportation options for those in need.” Older adults and individuals with disabilities in Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington counties are served.
Cost/Funding: There are several different programs under Ride Connection. Eligibility and cost depends on the program including RideWise, RideAbout buses and Door-to-door Services.
TriMet Portland, Senior & Disabled Services | LIFT
Services Provided: A shared-ride public transportation service for people who are unable to use regular TriMet service (independent Bus and MAX Light Rail) due to a disability or disabling health condition. There is an eligibility process with eligibility criteria.
Cost/Funding: $1.80 per ticket, $50 for a monthly pass, $600 for an annual pass
TriMet Portland, Senior & Disabled Services | Medical Transportation Program
Services Provided: For low-income Oregon Health Plan Plus members who need rides to medical appointments and have no transportation options available.
Cost/Funding: Free for qualified individuals; $1.85/ride, less for senior citizens
Comments: Must be currently eligible for OHP Plus and have no other transportation options available. This service offers door-to-door rides in the tri-county area.
TriMet Portland, Senior and Disabled Services | Honored Citizen Program
Services Provided: This program offers a reduced rate on a fixed route by bus or MAX for qualified individuals.