> CareRide Program – NEW

Pilot Transportation Program

CareRide is a new approach to non-emergency medical transportation, offered by Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley, Inc. for anyone 65 plus who resides in the Greater Lowell area. This transportation service will be offered in the communities of Billerica, Chelmsford, Dracut, Dunstable, Lowell, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro and Westford. CareRide is an On-Demand transportation service to be used for medical appointments when no other transportation options are available. The program uses an Uber platform with Lyft and special handicap vans for service.

The program is referral-based. All Referrals for CareRide services will be processed by the Program Coordinator.

Cost
The cost per ride for Seniors is $4.00, regardless of the destination. Non-emergency medical appointments to Boston are available.

For more information
To make a referral or for more information contact Alexandra Luciano, CareRide Program Coordinator at 978-651-3118 or aluciano@esmv.org or contact Justin Jordan, CareRide Program Manager at 978-946-1279 or JJordan@esmv.org.

 

CareRide Pilot Transportation Program was funded by:

 

 

 

CARERIDE REFERRAL FORM

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AGENCY MAKING REFERRAL*

Agency Contact*

Contact Person Phone*

Contact Person Email*


CLIENT INFORMATION

Name*

Date of Birth*

Address*

Phone*

Preferred Language*

Does the client use assistive equipment?

Has the client looked for alternative transportation?

If Yes, which services? (check all that apply)