Get Up & Go Transportation Service
This service is provided through the Peninsula Jewish Community Center for older adults no longer driving. It is available on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Fridays, for medical, shopping, and personal appointments in San Mateo County. Buses and drivers are provided by Peninsula Jewish Community Center. This service is available to the general older adult population- no religious affiliation or PJCC membership required. To register please call (650) 378-2750 no later than Wednesday of the week before service is needed. The Peninsula Jewish Community Center is located at 800 Foster City Blvd, in Foster City.
San Mateo County Transit District (SamTrans)
Sam Trans is a public transport agency in and around San Mateo, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area. It provides bus service throughout San Mateo County and into portions of San Francisco and Palo Alto. The 250 SamTrans bus brings you to the San Mateo Senior Center. For more information call 1-800-660-4287.
Paratransit is for persons with disabilities who cannot independently use regular SamTrans bus service some of the time or all of the time. The San Mateo County Transit District provides paratransit using Redi-Wheels on the bayside of the county and RediCoast on the coastside. Trips must be prearranged. All of SamTrans' buses are accessible, and many persons with disabilities are able to use the regular fixed-route bus service. However, if you are unable to use fixed-route transit for some or all of your trips, you may be eligible for paratransit. If you're not sure whether you're able to use the regular bus, call SamTrans at 650.508.6241. www.samtrans.com/rw.html