Do you need a ride to your doctor or dentist? Are you unable to drive? Do you lack a car?
Who Can Get Help
If you don't have a car or can't drive, you can get a ride to your doctor visits. You may also get a ride if you need to visit the dentist, drug store, grocery store, senior center or any place you get Medicaid services.
- If you are 60 or older, call your local area agency on aging (AAA).
- You can access transportation services through the Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) website. The website has information about arranging for transportation to medical appointments and other related services.
- You can call 211 or visit their website to search for transportation resources in your area.
- American Public Transportation Association — This site contains links to transit agencies for cities, towns and counties across the United States. You can use this site to find bus, rail or ferry services in Texas.
Where Do I Call to Get These Services?
What You Need to Know
Click here to find out other things you need to know about getting help from DADS, including the application process, your rights and interest lists.
Updated: November 18, 2014