Transportation Resources in Ashland

Springwell’s Information & Consultation Department is available to discuss resources for older adults, family caregivers or persons with disabilities. Call Springwell at (508) 573-7200, Monday through Friday, between 9am and 5pm or e-mail I&R@baypath.org.

Ashland Council on Aging (COA)  508-881-0140 x1

The Ashland COA, located at  162 West Union Street, has transportation available to senior programs, medical appointments and errands. The van driver does NOT accompany anyone into any medical appointments. If help is needed, it is the responsibility of the rider to obtain an escort to ride with them.

BeDriven    800-233-7483

This service provides transportation for routine and non-emergency medical appointments. Drivers are available to pick up prescriptions or medical equipment, and can sign a person out from appointments requiring anesthesia. Contact BeDriven to schedule.

The RIDE    617-337-2727

This MBTA service is for persons with disabilities and seniors who are unable to independently use public transportation. The program requires a face-to-face interview which can be scheduled over the phone. Free transportation to the interview will be provided by The RIDE. Once approved, rides are scheduled by calling 1-844-427-7433.

GoGo Grandparent    855-464-6871

GoGo Grandparent allows a person of any age to use Uber or Lyft without having a smartphone. They can provide transportation to any destination provided the individual can get in and out of the vehicle with minimal assistance. Call GoGo Grandparent and follow the prompts to arrange your ride.