North Hills Community Outreach, Free Rides for Seniors

North Hills Community Outreach - Free Rides for Seniors


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Data Provided By
United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ServiceTwo shuttles provide free transportation to grocery stores, hospital, doctor, drugstore, beauty salon, etc. One shuttle runs weekdays along Freeport Road between Blawnox and Sharpsburg.

The second shuttle offers service to grocery store and appointments at UPMC facilities in the Route 28 area only. It runs on different days depending on the community: Millvale, Etna, parts of Shaler, Cheswick, Oakmont, Verona, Brackenridge, Natrona Heights, Tarentum, Russellton, Springdale.

The shuttles are operated by trained volunteer drivers and volunteer onboard dispatchers. This program is a part of In Service of Seniors.
LocationAllegheny
Geographical AreaShuttle 1: Blawnox, O'Hara, Aspinwall, Sharpsburg, Allegheny

Shuttle 2: Millvale, Etna, parts of Shaler, Cheswick, Oakmont, Verona, Brackenridge, Natrona Heights, Tarentum, Russellton, Springdale
Intake ProcedureShuttle 1: Call after 9:45 AM on the day transportation is needed.

Shuttle 2: Call at least two business days prior to ride needed.
Intake RequirementsAddress verification
 
Client Information
Age GroupSenior Citizens
EligibilityFirst shuttle: Senior citizens living near Freeport Road in Blawnox, O'Hara, Aspinwall and Sharpsburg.

Second shuttle: seniors living in Natrona Heights, Tarentum, Oakmont, Brackenridge, Etna, parts of Shaler, Millvale, Springdale, Verona.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFree.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Weekdays, 10:00am to 4:00pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Kerry Mulhern
Contact's Email kkmulhern@nhco.org
Physical Site Address 1 500 Chapel Harbor Drive
Physical Site Address 2 c/o Lighthouse Pointe
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15238
Main Phone 412-449-0151
Other Phone North Boroughs Office: 412-307-0069
Fax 412-307-0072
Service Location Email help@nhco.org
Web Address www.nhco.org
 
Additional Information
Twitter Address@NHCOhelps
Update User ID251230
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: North Hills Community Outreach
Affiliated Program: North Hills Community Outreach - Free Rides for Seniors
This Service: North Hills Community Outreach, Free Rides for Seniors
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disability Related Transportation (BT-4500.6500-170)
Senior Ride Programs (BT-4500.6500-800)