Take advantage of this free shared ride transportation program Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday of each week. Escorts are provided as needed. This service enables non-driving older adults to Get Up and Go to medical and dental appointments, or for errands such as food shopping. Personal or family caregivers may also be transported free of charge.
If riders need a helping hand, volunteers are available to help with door-to-door transportation, stepping on and off the bus, walking to destinations, and handling some packages while shopping.
Reservations are required no later than the Wednesday in the week prior to the date transportation is needed. Call 650.378.2750 for information.
"Drivers are wonderful. I’m treated with courtesy and respect, and we have enjoyable conversations. [The service] is important to my life."
Volunteer to be part of the team of Get Up & Go, the PJCC’s award-winning transportation and socialization program for older adults who no longer drive. In the comfort of your own car, drive someone to medical appointments or to the market for groceries.
Driver Requirements: Clean driving record, reliable car, a few hours a week on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, or Fridays. Occasional availability is fine.
Call Betty Burr at 650.378.2698 to get started!
"When I get out of the car, I feel like I have been visiting with a friend."
Enjoy quality programs, entertaining activities and low-cost lunches at the PJCC. Pursue interests, discover hobbies and engage with others while enjoying social amenities such as: socializing, live music programs, seminars on various topics such as safety, health, and wellness and intergenerational activities.
PJCC buses are also available for rent. For rates and availability, contact email@example.com or call 650.378.2716.