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.
Northborough Council on Aging (COA) 508-393-5035
The Northborough COA Senior Center, located at 119 Bearfoot Road, can help with transportation resources. There is a Northborough COA Van Service that provides in–Town Trips and out–of–Town Trips to Marlborough, Westborough, Shrewsbury, Worcester, Boylston, Northborough, and Southborough, Monday–Friday as scheduled. Reservations are taken up to seven business days in advance. Minimum of 24 hours notice is required for all reservations. For reservations call 508–752–9283 press 1. Trips to and from the Senior Center are available daily. The Northborough Senior Center has received grant funding to assist Northborough residents 60 years of age and older with transportation needs to medical appointment trips to
destinations east of Northborough. As funds are limited , the program is designed to assist those with limited financial and social resources. If you would like more information or would like to request this service, please call Jocelyn Ehrhardt at 508-393-5035. It is essential to call at least two weeks in advance of your appointment to discuss options.
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.