Senior Transportation


Elder Bus Schedule
Ph: 617-730-2778

Brookline Elder Taxi System (BETS)

50% discount on cabs for low-to-moderate income Brookline residents
BETS Application
Ph: 617-730-2740

"The Ride"

MBTA provides special door-to-door service for those senior citizens and handicapped passengers unable to ride conventional transit services. Reservations for "The Ride" can be made by calling the MBTA. Reservations must be made 1 day in advance and the cost is typically $1.25 per ride.
Ph: 617-222-5123

H.E.L.P. Program

The H.E.L.P Program provides escorts and limited transportation.
Ph: 617-730-2752


Information and services for the coordination of home and community-based care that is comprehensive, cost-effective and compassionate.
307 Waverley Oaks Road
Waltham, MA 02452
Ph: 617-926-4100
Ph: 617-923-1562 (TTY)
Fx: 617-926-9897

The TRIPPS program offers a Transportation Resources and Information Guide to local travel options in Greater Boston (Massachusetts, USA), as well as individual, personalized support to residents of Brookline and Newton aged 60 or older.


The PARC Program was developed by the Brookline Council on Aging (COA) in conjunction with the Brookline Transportation Department to address the parking needs of caregivers who serve the residents of Brookline.
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