Two types of van service are available - In-Town and Out-of-Town services
REMEMBER OUR NEW PROCEDURE FOR OUT-OF TOWN ELDERBUS STARTS FEBRUARY 6, 2017 - reminder Elderbus will only provide medical appointments on Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays for those aged 60+. They will also provide ADA rides to pre-qualified clients.
Services will be provided to all eligible Oxford redients. ADA trips will be provided to all eligible locations. Call the senior center at 508.987.6000 for more information on how you can apply for ADA eligibility. You need to call 2 business days in advance prior to your appointment. Please make a 10:00 AM or later appointment and plan on finishing up before 2:30 PM. Elderbus will call you the day before to confirm your ride.
How to Schedule an “out-of-town” medical ride:
TO REGISTER FOR TRANSPORTATION OR TO MAKE A RESERVATION CALL ELDERBUS: (508) 248-4299 OR 1-800-321-0243
Elderbus is on a one year trial basis. If you have any issues please call the senior center at 508.986.6000 during normal hours.
JULY 1, 2017
Dear Van Rider:
In compliance with regulations, the rate of fares on the Oxford van are:
ONE WAY ROUND TRIP
In-Town $1.50 $3.00
Additional stops $1.00
TO SCHEDULE AN IN-TOWN VAN RIDE TO:
1. THE OXFORD SENIOR CENTER FOR LUNCH
2. THE OXFORD SENIOR CENTER FOR PROGRAMS
3. THE HAIRDRESSERS IN OXFORD
4. GROCERY SHOPPING
5. WAL-MART SHOPPING TRIPS
6. MONTHLY SPECIAL SHOPPING TRIPS
7. IN-TOWN MEDICAL TRIPS
8. IN-TOWN BANKING TRIPS
9. OTHER IN-TOWN TRIPS (LIKE CVS)
CALL THE SENIOR CENTER @ (508)987-6000
IN-TOWN VAN SCHEDULE
Wal-Mart—second and fourth Mondays
Hair appointments— Fridays from 9:45-1:00
Marketbasket/Dollar Store— every Tuesday andThursday
K-Mart trip—the third Wednesday of the month
Call (508) 987-6000 or 6001 for reservations.
FIVE-MINUTE WAIT POLICY: There will be a“15-Minute Pick-up Window”. You need to be ready for pick up at the beginning of that time. Once the van arrives within the “pick up window”, the driver will only wait five(5) minutes for you to meet the vehicle before leaving to transport the next passenger.
GROCERY SHOPPING TRIPS: You must call to reserve a seat at least 24 hours in advance. We recommend you provide 2 canvas shopping bags to put your groceries into. Due to storage issues there is a limit of 2 bags per shopper.
DAILY CONGREGATE LUNCH: Town of Oxford provides FREE transportation to lunch program. Donations for these trips are welcomed. You must call 24 hours ahead to reserve van transportation and to make a lunch reservation.