February 10, 2017

Montgomery County Offers Multiple Transportation Options for Older Adults

Montgomery County offers many transportation options to serve residents who are older or disabled to get around. Updated factsheets are available that include descriptions of the range of services, including eligibility, access and contact information. Additional information on free and reduced fares for Ride On, Metrobus, and Metrorail; MetroAccess service; volunteer-provided transportation services; taxi service - including discounted taxi fares; and, free transportation to/from senior centers for those who live nearby. The factsheet also includes contact information for Connect-A-Ride, a service that residents can call to learn about transportation options most relevant to their needs.