Transportation Services

For Older Adults

Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) Driver Escort Service

Description

The RSVP Driver Escort Service provides medical rides to adults aged 60 and over. The service is door-through-door, and drivers will assist passengers in getting to the correct location within the clinic or hospital. Rides are provided in the volunteers' own cars and are usually not handicapped accessible. These are individual rides. The service area is all of Dane County.

General Eligibility

Adults aged 60 and over and younger persons with disabilities who live in their own homes or apartments are eligible.

Cost

Donations are accepted but no one is denied service because of an inability to pay.

How to Apply

To apply in the City of Madison, call RSVP at 608-238-7787. To apply outside of the Madison area, call your local senior service organization.

04/25/2011