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Caregivers Ministry Network              Flat Rock Bus Transportation
2111 Woodward Ave. #700                  734-379-1450 x201
Detroit, MI 48201                        "Curb-to-Curb Transportation" is
313-964-5070                             provided for Senior Citizens and low                          income people who do not own a
                                         vehicle or are unable to drive for
CAUSE Senior & Handicap                  medical reasons. Registration required
1712 W. Grand Boulevard                  FISH--Wayne/Westland
Detroit, MI 48208                        3000 Hiveley
313-897-6500                             Inkster, MI 48141
CAUSE services are available to adults   734-261-1011
60 and older residing in Detroit.
                                         Latino Family Services, Inc.
DCC Transportation                       3815 W. Fort Street
734-281-0700                             Detroit, MI 48216
Provides services to DCC customers,      313-841-7380
Seniors needing rides to and from        www.mhweb/wayne/latino.htm
medical appointments. After 90 days      Latino Family Services provides
DCC transportation customers may         transportation to people 55 and older
continue to get rides for $1.50 each     residing in Detroit.
way. DCC Transportation also provides
information and assistance in using      Oakwood Health Systems
public transportation, including bus     Healthlink Van 800-245-3725 ext. 2
schedules, SMART Connector (door to      Provides medical transportation to
door services) and referrals to other    Oakwood, Heritage, Annapolis, and
transportation assistance (Ways to       Southshore (Seaway) Hospitals
Work Program & Get a Job Get a Ride)
Detroit Department of                    39600 Michigan Avenue
Transportation (DDOT)                    Canton MI 48188
Routes and Schedules:                    734-365-7247
1-888-336-8287                           888-271-0448
Metro Lift Paratransit         
313-933-1300                             Must be at least 18 years old
TDD 313-834-3434
Voice Relay 1-800-649-3777               Samaritan Assistance Center                734-285-8450
                                         734-285-9470 ext. 150
                                         Emergency Transportation for
                                         residents of Wyandotte.
Transportation Continued:

SEMCOG Alternative Commute                 Traveler's Aid Society
Programs                                   Cadillac Towers
535 Griswold Street, Suite 300             65 Cadillac Square Suite 3000
Detroit, MI 48226-3602                     Detroit, MI 48226
800-961-3334                               313-962-6740
313-961-4266                               Email:                   
RideShare is a free, computerized          Services Offered:
service of SEMCOG that matches car         Transportation to doctor's
and van pool partners for the daily work   appointments or job interviews
commute. You'll be matched with
others who share common                    Tri-City Eldercare Coalition
neighborhoods, work locations and          3936 12th Street
hours. RideShare's Guaranteed Ride         Ecorse, MI 48229
Home program offers taxi fare              313-381-7380
reimbursement should an emergency          Transportation to medical
arise during the workday and you need      appointments and the grocery store by
to get home in a hurry. Unexpected         volunteers.
overtime is also covered!
                                           Discount Gasoline
SMART Bus Connector                        You can earn gas discount vouchers
866-962-5515                               when you buy certain items at some                           supermarkets--like Krogers!
Call for a transit schedule
734-283-5550                               Carpooling
                                           Find folks to carpool with at
Local Community Service:          You'll save
Allen Park 313-928-0770                    wear and tear on your car, and you
River Rouge 313-842-4200                   may qualify for a "low-mileage"
Romulus 734-942-6852                       discount on your auto insurance.
Wyandotte 734-324-7275

For disabled passengers: