Disability Related Transportation

Disability Related Transportation

Provider: CITY OF BELL GARDENS - DIAL-A-RIDE PROGRAM

The agency provides transportation services for residents of Bell Gardens. Services include disability related transportation, general paratransit/community ride programs, local bus services, senior ride programs, and taxi services. Services are targeted to senior adults, people with disabilities, and the general public. Geographic restrictions apply; some services are restricted to residents of Bell Gardens.

Local bus services include door-to-door and fixed route bus transportation services for residents of Bell Gardens, including local trolley bus service.

Senior ride programs and disability related transportation includes a demand and response service with wheelchair lift capability. Transportation is available within the city limits for any purpose six days per week.

Dial-A-Ride trips may be scheduled within city limits only. One child aged 5 or under may ride for free.

A Medical Taxi Service is available for people, age 55 and older, or disabled adults, age 18 and older, who need ongoing transportation to out of city doctor's visits within a 5-mile radius of Bell Gardens. APPLICATION PROCEDURE Call for information and to apply for service. People who need wheelchair-lift service must indicate this when requesting service. Requests for service during the week must be received by 6:00pm and on Saturday by 4:00pm. There is no service Sundays or on holidays. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE A one-way fare for Dial-a-Ride services for the general public is $1; there is a $.25 for individuals age 55 and older or people with physical disabilities; one child age five and younger ride free if accompanied by a full paying adult.
< br> There is a $.50 fee for each trolley ride. People who ride the full route must pay another fare to continue further; $.25 for individuals of age 55 and older or people with physical disabilities. Taxi service for medical appointments is $1 each way, with a maximum 5 round trips per month.
Application Procedure
Languages
Spanish
Service Condition Fee

Free

Free

Address

8327 S. Garfield Ave.

Bell Gardens , CA 90201 (Physical)

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Service hours
Dial-a-Ride operates Monday through Friday, 7:00am to 6:00pm.

Service/Intake

(562) 806-7777 (Information/Reservations) (562) 806-7770 (Medical Taxi Program)

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