Partner Services

Program Descriptions


Congregate Meal Transportation - 297-2583

The Congregate Meal Transportation is a donation-based service for the Oklahoma County Senior Nutrition Project. Citizens age 60 and older, who live within the service area, are provided round trip van service to one of 15 local nutrition sites for a noon meal.

This program requires혻arrangements to me made prior to the date transportation is needed. Please contact 297-2583 for more information.

Sponsored by Areawide Aging Agency & METRO Transit.

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Daily Living Center - 792-2401

Round-trip, door-to-door transportation service for older adults and persons with disabilities to the Daily Living Center. An adult day care center, the Daily Living Center provides nutrition, nurse monitoring, therapeutic programs and physical and occupational therapy.

Those in wheelchairs or needing assistance may schedule a lift-equipped bus.

This program requires arrangements to me made prior to the date transportation is needed. Please contact 792-2401 for more information.

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HelpLine

Helpline is a taxi service for emergency or medically related transportation for the homeless. It is coordinated through social service agencies and is underwritten by METRO Transit and the City of Oklahoma City.

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Interim - 297-3705

Interim is a one-time service coordinated through social service agencies to transport persons 60 and older for essential trips only. Participants must be unable to secure transportation from any other source. Social service agencies refer prospective participants to METRO Transit weekdays between 8 am-5 pm.

Sponsored by Areawide Aging Agency & METRO Transit.

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Discounts for Older Adults and Persons with Disabilities - 297-2891

Bus fares and passes are half price for persons 60 and older or doctor certified as disabled. Participants must show a METRO Transit photo ID or Medicare card.

This program requires completion and submittal of the Special Services Application.

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RSVP Provide-A-Ride - 605-3106

The Retired Senior Volunteer Provide-A-Ride program links senior volunteer drivers with low to moderate income seniors in need of transportation to medical appointments.

This program requires arrangements to me made prior to the date transportation is needed. Please contact혻605-3106 for more information.

Sponsored by Areawide Aging Agency & METRO Transit.

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Senior Companion Program - 528-7724

The Senior Companion program matches able seniors with frail elderly persons. Seniors are trained volunteers, helping other seniors in preparing meals, providing companionship, assisting with housekeeping or supporting the need for other professional services. A van transports volunteers from their residences to the residences of the elderly.

This program requires arrangements to me made prior to the date transporation and/or service혻is needed. Please contact혻528-7724 for more information.

Sponsored by Areawide Aging Agency & METRO Transit.

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STEP (Shopping Shuttle) - 297-2583

The STEP shopping shuttle provides van service to designated grocery stores for persons 60 and older who live in the service area. Participants are picked up at their residence, senior citizen center or Congregate Meal Site.

This program requires arrangements to me made prior to the date transportation is needed. Please contact 297-2583 for more information.

This donation-based service is sponsored by the Areawide Aging Agency & METRO Transit.