Senior Transportation Services
While the Township does not directly operate demand response transportation services for our community’s senior population, we do partner with Interfaith of The Woodlands and Meals on Wheels – Montgomery County to provide service. Please see below for contact information as well as other senior transportation services available in The Woodlands area.
Non-Profit Transportation Options
Interfaith of The Woodlands: Interfaith of The Woodlands is a private, non-profit agency which provides demand-response transportation by purchasing service and through volunteer drivers. This service is available to individuals 65 years and over who are enrolled in the program and reside in South Montgomery and Northern Harris Counties. Interfaith provides curb-to-curb, door-to-door, or escorted round-trip transportation services to local health care appointments, grocery stores and social activities. Hours of operation are weekdays, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Contact: Lucy Gomez, Director of Program and Services
Phone: (832) 615-8208
Address: 4242 Interfaith Way, The Woodlands, Texas 77381
Senior Rides: Meals on Wheels – Montgomery County is a non-profit, social service agency which provides demand-response transportation through its transit program, Senior Rides. The service is available to individuals 60 years and over or have proof of disability from Social Security or from the individual’s doctor. Senior Rides provides curb-to-curb service with no trip restrictions. Hours of operation are weekdays, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Contact: Sherry Allen-Smith, Transportation Coordinator
Phone: (936) 756-5855
Address: 111 South 2nd Street, Conroe, Texas 77301
Agency Website: https://www.mowmc.org/programs/senior-rides/
BrightStar Care Houston/The Woodlands: BrightStar Care Houston/The Woodlands is a public (Federal/HHS) agency which provides demand-response services to individuals 65 years and over, persons with disabilities, veterans and the LEP population. The service area includes the City of Houston, Texas Medical Center, the City of Conroe-Woodlands area, and Northern Harris and Montgomery Counties. Hours of operation are Monday – Sunday, 6 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Phone: (281) 367-7827
Address: 8505 Technology Forest Place, Suite 502, The Woodlands, Texas 77381
Agency Website: http://www.brightstarcare.com/north-houston-the-woodlands
Tri-County Behavioral Healthcare: Tri-County Behavioral Healthcare is a government agency which provides mental health services to adults and children along with services to individuals with developmental disabilities. These services include case management, medication management, skills training and substance abuse treatment. Limited transportation is provided to clients as a last resort. Service areas include Liberty, Montgomery and Walker Counties. Hours of operation are weekdays, Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Phone: (936) 521-8418
Address: 1506 FM 2854, Conroe, Texas 77304
Private Transportation Options
Aging in Place – The Woodlands: Aging in Place - The Woodlands is a membership-based program whose mission statement is “to build a caring and supportive community of neighbors helping neighbors for residents of The Woodlands who choose to age independently in their homes and communities. We strive to connect members to practical support services and social networks that enable older adults to enjoy a rich, independent and healthy quality of life.”
Bryant Transportation Service: Bryant Transportation is a private, for-profit agency which provides demand response, ridesharing and subscription services to individuals 65 years and over, persons with disabilities, children and youth, persons of low-income and the general public. Their service area includes Harris, Fort Bend, Galveston, Montgomery and Waller Counties. Hours of operation are Monday – Sunday, 5 a.m. until 10 p.m. and Holidays, 5 a.m. until 10 p.m.
Phone: (832) 881-7852
Address: 7815 Bowen Street, Houston, Texas 77051
Agape Medical Transport: Agape Medical Transport is a private, for-profit agency which provides fixed route, demand response, ridesharing and subscription services to individuals 65 years and over, persons with disabilities, and persons of low-income. Their service area includes area within Harris and Montgomery Counties. Hours of operation are weekdays, Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Phone: (832) 289-1857
Address: 11359 Harbor Breeze Drive, Houston, Texas 77356