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Senior Transportation

Montgomery County Recreation provides offer a variety of transportation programs and services to help seniors get around the county. Many of them are free or have a very small fee. These program include:

Center Transportation

Montgomery County Recreation provides a combination of curb-to-curb and fixed route transportation to five of our senior centers, and three Active Adult Program locations. This free service is avaliable to County residents 55 and over residing within the service area for one of the centers. If you are interested, please call your local senior center or the Senior Programs Team at 240-777-4925 for more information. Senior Centers in this program include: Damascus, Holiday Park, Schweinhaut, Long Branch and White Oak. Active Adult Programs with transportation include East County, Germantown and Marilyn J. Praisner.

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Accessible parking spaces for individuals with disabilities are avaliable at all Montgomery County senior centers and Active Adult Program locations, and are clearly posted in the facility's parking lot. In addition, accessible entrances to the building are located and posted near the accessible parking spaces.

Locations

Damascus Senior Center
Monday - Thursday
9701 Main Street
Damascus
240-777-6995

Holiday Park Senior Center
Monday - Thursday
3950 Ferrara Drive
Silver Spring
240-777-4999

Long Branch Senior Center
Monday - Thursday
8700 Piney Branch Road
Silver Spring
240-777-6975

Schweinhaut Senior Center
Monday - Thursday
1000 Forest Glen Road
Silver Spring
240-777-8085

White Oak Senior Center
Monday - Thursday
1700 April Lane
Silver Spring
240-777-6944

East County Community Recreation Center
Tuesday and Thursday
3310 Gateshead Manor Way
Silver Spring
240-777-8090

Germantown Community Recreation Center
Monday and Thursday
18905 Kingsview Drive
Germantown
240-777-8095

Marilyn J. Praisner Community Recreation Center
Thursday
14906 Old Columbia Pike
Burtonsville
240-777-4970

Other Transportation Options

Connect-A-Ride

Is a free program that helps all adults 50+ and adults with disabilities find transportation. Trained staff provide details about public and private transportation options. Call M-F between 9:00am - 5:00pm at 301-738-3252, or ConnectARide@accessJCA.org.

Metro Bus and Ride On

Seniors age 65 or older with valid Metro Senior ID and/or with valid Medicare Card and Photo ID can ride for free from 9:30am - 3pm, Monday - Friday.

Call-N-Ride

Is a discounted taxi trip program, and is avaliable to income eligible individuals age 67 and over and adults with disabilities. Call 301-948-5409 for additional information.

Metro Access

Is shared ride, door-to-door transportation, offered seven days per week to individuals with disabilities that can't otherwise use public transportation. For information on eligibility vist Metro Access, or call 301-562-5360.

More Information

For additional transportation options for getting around the county. Visit Montgomery County's Transportation page.

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