|Call-n-Ride - Regional Transportation District||Curb-to-curb transportation service, taking riders to and from destinations within a designated geographic service area. Call-n-Ride vehicles are small buses and are wheelchair accessible. The service is also designed to connect with many RTD Park-n-Rides, other RTD bus routes, and the light rail for travel throughout the metro area.||Denver County||Regional Transportation District||Regional Transportation District|
|Easy Ride (Senior Center) - Broomfield Health and Human Services||Easy Ride, operated by the City and County of Broomfield, provides transportation for seniors and disabled residents for trips such as doctor appointments, grocery trips, department stores, personal errands, and exercise classes.||Broomfield County||Senior Center - Broomfield Health and Human Services||Broomfield Health and Human Services Department|
|Home Care Services - GoldLeaf HomeCare||Provides a range of home care services and specialized care for individuals of all ages, including:
- medical and non-medical home care
- live-in nursing
- short term nursing
- rehabilitative services
- in-home respite care
- child care
- special needs care
- disability and long-term illness care
- training for family caregivers
- other services||Denver County||GoldLeaf HomeCare||GoldLeaf HomeCare|
|Local Transportation - Moffat County Housing Authority||Provides transportation within a five-mile radius of Craig. In addition to scheduled trips to local stores, the bus transports seniors to individual medical appointments and other appointments.
||Moffat County||Moffat County Housing Authority||Moffat County Housing Authority|
|Northeastern Bus Transportation / Prairie Express Public Transportation||Prairie Express buses operate on a fixed route and schedule. However, we also provide Route-Deviation Service Monday through Friday within the Sterling area in which we are able to accommodate demand-response trips||Logan County||County Express Public Transportation||County Express Public Transportation|
|Outback Express / East Central Council of Local Governments||The Outback Express is a scheduled demand responsive system offering service to older adults, persons with disabilities, and the general public in the sparsely populated but large geographic area of Cheyenne, Elbert, Kit Carson and Lincoln counties on the central plains. To ensure a seat on the bus is available, a 24-hour advance reservation is appreciated. All vehicles are white with blue stripes and are clearly marked "Outback Express".
ECCOG's Outback Express
The four counties, working with their regional association, the East Central Council of Local Governments (ECCOG), cooperatively offer public transit services. This system is funded with a federal grant from the Federal Transit Administration through the Colorado Department of Transportation and with local government support.
||Kit Carson County||East Central Council of Local Governments||East Central Council of Local Governments|
|Public Transportation Services - Steamboat Springs Transit||Provides the following transportation services:
- Fixed route transit throughout the City of Steamboat Springs
- Curb-to-curb paratransit service
- Year-round bus service provided daily around town, and between
downtown and the Ski Resort Mountain Base area
- Regional bus service available between Steamboat Springs and
Craig||Routt County||Steamboat Springs Transit||Steamboat Springs Transit|
|Senior Center - Durango Senior Center||The Durango Senior Center is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for all adults age 60 years and older and helping them age with dignity and purpose.
HOME CHORE SERVICES which include:
- Installation of grab bars and handrails
- Correction of trip hazards
- Minor step and porch repair
- Small home repairs
- Heavy house cleaning
- Spring and Fall yard clean-up
- Limited snow removal assistance
- Firewood for low income families
***Services are limited. Not able to address roof repairs, structural problems and major furnace, plumbing or electrical problems.
TRANSPORTATION SERVICES provides door-to-door assisted transportation for:
- Medical appointments
- Senior Center lunch and activities
- Exercise classes
- Other shopping needs
***Medicaid clients may use our services for medical transportation with an approval from Medicaid.
MEAL PROGRAMS which include:
- Meals on Wheels-home delivered meals to seniors age 60+ and their spouses Monday-Friday
- Dining at the Durango Senior Center-reservations must be made by 9:30 am for that day. Lunch served at 12:00 pm
SUPPORT GROUPS every month:
- Family Caregiver support group - for people who serve as caregivers for family members or loved ones. Meet twice per month.
- Vision Impaired (VIP) support group - for people who are blind or who are visually impaired. Meets monthly.
- Disabled American Veterans (DAV) support group - facilitated by the Veteran's Service Officer. Meets monthly.
- Widow/Widower's support group - Meets twice per month.
- TOPS (Take off the Pounds Sensibly) - Members support each other with their effort to lose weight and keep it off. Meets weekly.
***For details on different meeting times, see the monthly newsletter for the schedule or call for details.
RECREATIONAL ACTIVITES include:
- Learn to use computers
- Practice Tai Chi, Zumba, Yoga, Line Dancing and more
- "Watch Your Step" class for fall prevention and to improve overall fitness
- Play cards, BINGO and other games
- Play billiards and table tennis
- Study history, music, language and healthy living
- Join the quilting group, craft group or writing group
- Participate in dog training classes in the summertime
***See newsletter on the website for more events and activities guide.
||La Plata County||2424 Main Avenue||Durango Senior Center|
|Senior Transportation Services - Dolores County Senior Services||Provides transportation services for seniors. Transportation can be provided for medical appointments, errands and recreational outings.
Transportation provided from Dove Creek to surrounding communities of Cahone, Egnar, Pleasant View, Cortez and Durando in Colorado and to Monticello & Moab in Utah and to Farmington, New Mexico.
Wheelchair accessible transportation is available.
Also offers Medicaid Transportation services for those who qualify.
||Dolores County||52288 Highway 491||Dolores County Senior Services|
|Social Services / The Salvation Army (Weld County)||Social Services provides the following emergency services to eligible individuals and families, as supplies are available:
||Weld County||The Salvation Army / Weld County||The Salvation Army (Weld County)|
|Specialized Transportation - Para Transit - Grand Valley Transit||The ADA Paratransit service is for person with physical, cognitive, emotional, visual or other disabilities which functionally prevent them from using the public fixed-route bus system known as Grand Valley Transit, either permanently or at certain times of the year.
Disability alone does not create eligibility. The decision is based solely on the applicant's functional ability to use GVT fixed route service.||Mesa County||525 South 6th Street||TransDev Transportation|
|Transportation - Heartfelt Destination||Provides transportation for medical related appointments. Will travel statewide, however all rides must originate in Moffat County. Offers gas vouchers available for people who need financial assistance to get to their medical appointments. Also assists with local rides to pick up food (grocery store or food banks) and medical appointments in the town of Craig on a case-by-case basis.||Moffat County||Heartfelt Destination||Heartfelt Destination|
|Transportation - Neighbor to Neighbor||Neighbor to Neighbor provides transportation to medical appointments, dental appointments, prescription pickups, social service appointments and shopping in Montrose, Olathe and Ouray. Neighbor to Neighbor also provides van transportation for group activities.||Ouray County||302 2nd Street||Neighbor to Neighbor|
|Transportation - Roaring Fork Transportation Authority||RFTA operates multiple bus lines in 3 counties, covering an area that stretches from Rifle, Colorado to Aspen, Colorado.
Go to the website www.rfta.com to view service maps and schedules.
||Pitkin County||0051 Service Center Drive, Aspen - Roaring Fork Transportation Authority||Roaring Fork Transportation Authority|
|Transportation Services - Eagle County Department of Human Services||Transportation is provided to Eagle County residents to and from meal sites, medical appointments and to run errands. Transportation services are available to those over the age of 60 and disabled adults. Senior Services operates van and bus service at all three sites on nutrition days. Call for more information: Eagle Valley 970-328-1121, or Roaring Fork Valley: 970-309-8465.
Minturn: Meal transportation on Wednesday and Friday; shopping on Friday
Eagle: Meal transportation, shopping, Post Office and local medical appointments, Tuesday and shopping on Thursday.
Basalt: Meal transportation on Tuesday and Thursday; shopping and Post Office on Thursday; medical van to Glenwood Springs from Eagle on the last Monday of each month; medical van also available by appointment.
||Eagle County||551 Broadway||Eagle County Department of Human Services|
|Transportation Services - Mercy Medical Services||Mercy Medical Services provides medical or non-medical transportation services for persons in wheelchairs within Mesa County.
Service hours are 24 hours a day 7 days a week but most trips are scheduled in advance. Service is also provided to all local nursing homes and assisted living. Also provides Medicaid Transportation rides reimbursed via Medicaid.||Mesa County||Mercy Medical Services||Mercy Medical Services|
|Transportation: The Traveler - Garfield County||The Traveler provides wheelchair accessible, curb to curb, demand responsive, driver-assisted transportation to Garfield County residents, 65 or older or disabled adults (over 18) who have difficulty using public or private transportation services.
Based in Glenwood Springs and Rifle, the Traveler serves qualified individuals within the following service area parameters: a five (5) mile radius off of Interstate 70 between Parachute and Glenwood Springs, and a five (5) mile radius off of Hwy 82 between Glenwood Springs and Carbondale. To help support its operation, the Traveler does
request a voluntary contribution for the services it provides.||Garfield County||108 8th Street||Garfield County Department of Human Services|
|Transprotation - Paratransit - Roaring Fork Transportation Authority||Paratransit provides accessible transportation for persons with an assessed inability to access any of RFTA’s fixed route transportation modes that exist in designated service areas.||Pitkin County||0051 Service Center Drive, Aspen - Roaring Fork Transportation Authority||Roaring Fork Transportation Authority|