Various programs offer different forms of transportation and often require advanced notice for a ride. Volunteer transportation groups typically provide rides that are customized to the passenger. Transportation for people with disabilities use door-to-door service by utilizing mini-buses or vans. To learn more about ADA transportation resources, call (520) 791-5409. Public transportation has reduced fare/rates for older adults and people who are low-income.
Ajo Transit Service
Southern Arizona Rural Travel
1248 N. 2nd Ave.
Ajo, AZ 85321
(520) 387-6559 | (800) 242-9483http://www.ajotransportation.com/
Ajo Transit Service provides transportation services to Ajo and the surrounding areas, to and from Arizona’s major metropolitan areas. The Ajo Dial-a-Ride service covers the community within a six-mile radius of the Ajo Plaza.
M - F 5:30 AM – 5:30 PM, S 6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Dial-a-Ride one-way fare: 75 ¢ People age 65 and older are entitled to a Valley Metro Reduced-Fare ID.
American Cancer Society
Tucson Office and Road To Recovery
Tucson Office and Road To Recovery
2015 W. River Rd., Ste. 245
Tucson, AZ 85704
The American Cancer Society has local programs, services, and community events. Call or check online for a calendar of events and a comprehensive list of services.
Road to Recovery is a transportation service provided by volunteers to assist individuals with cancer to and from doctor appointments and treatments.
M - F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Arivaca Coordinating Council/ Human Resource Group
17252 W. 5th St.
Arivaca, AZ 85601
(520) 398-2771Fax: (520) 398-9788
Arivaca Coordinating Council/ Human Resource Group (often shortened to Arivaca Human Resource) provides the town of Arivaca with many services such as daily nutritious meals for qualifying individuals, emergency food packages, twice a month transportation services, and access to energy assistance. Meals are served on-site at our office, or by home delivery. Pre-registration is required. Arivaca Human Resource also provides referral services for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). Funds can be used to pay for current or past month’s electric or gas bill, as well as late fees and reconnects fees. Water payment assistance is available between May and October. You may only receive help through this agency once per year for financial support. To receive assistance, call for an appointment.
Mon-Thur 8am - 4pm. Fri 8am - 2pm
Hot Meals, on-location pick up or home delivery: Free, application required
Emergency food package, available twice a month: Free, Application required
LIHEAP referral: Free, long application process
Clothing store: All items $0.50
Book Shelves: Books are free
Twice a month transportation service from Arivaca to Green Valley: $5 donation suggested, not required.
Arizona Medical Transit (AMT)
P.O. Box 27587
Tucson, AZ 85726
(520) 792-0944Fax: (520) 882-7229
Arizona Medical Transit provides door-to-door service for wheelchair, ambulatory, hospice, and stretcher transports, as well as oxygen delivery.
Mon-Fri 8:00 am- 8:00 pm
Arizona Senior Transport
6450 E. Golf Links Rd., Ste. 2097
Tucson, AZ 85730
Arizona Senior Transport provides transportation services for all ages, from children with special needs to older adults. They are AHCCCS certified and require 48 hours notice for transport.
M - F 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
DAV Transport Network for Veterans
Southern Arizona VA Health Care System
Non-Emergency Medical Transportation
3601 S. 6th Ave., Bldg. 81
Tucson, AZ 85723
(520) 792-1450 ext: 6565https://www.dav.org/
DAV Transport provides non-emergency medical transportation. The number listed is for the Southern Arizona VA Health Care System's Tucson office, ask for their DAV transportation services.
M - F 7:30 12:30
No cost, clients must be ambulatory.
DIRECT Center For Independence
1001 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520) 624-6452 | (800) 342-1853Fax: (520) 844-8986
Direct Center For Independence provides services and resources available in the community for people with disabilities including housing, transportation, legal advocacy, in-home care services, and health serves.
Driving to Independence
4720 N. La Cholla Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85705
(855) 449-3331Fax: (855) 449-4533
Driving to Independence offers Senior Safety Assessments and Comprehensive Driver Evaluation and Training program depending on one's medical diagnosis. Within this program, an Occupational Therapist/Certified Driver Rehabilitation Specialist works closely with physicians and mobility equipment vendors to assist individuals in finding ways to drive safely and independently.
Easterseals Blake Foundation
7750 E. Broadway Blvd., Suite A200
Tucson , AZ 85710
(520) 327-1529Fax: (520) 327-1836
Easterseals Blake Foundation provides many services and resources to the community, such as respite for caregivers of people with developmental disabilities. And respite services for active duty US Airforce and Navy families with children with special needs. Behavioral health services for adults and children supported employment programs for adults with intellectual and physical disabilities, transportation to day programs, employment, medical, and service appointments, For more information on all our services and resources, please visit our website or call.
M - F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Envoy America provides door-to-door, 24/7, non-emergency transportation in Tucson. They provide round-trip transportation to church, shopping, medical appointments, and any local destination. They will help with shopping and wait at medical appointments. They can provide multiple stops per ride. Ambulatory only.
6:00 am- 6:00 pm