Senior Transportation Service (STS) is a special service of Call-a-Bus providing regularly scheduled curb-to-curb transportation throughout Prince George's County to County seniors (aged 60 and older) and persons with disabilities. STS provides transportation for a number of programs for senior citizens. The Department of Family Services, Aging Division, offers a variety of programs designed to assist older adults throughout the County. The transportation programs are described below.
Senior County residents may receive free transportation to strategically located group sites for a nutritional lunch and companionship. Senior residents who are homebound, and cannot attend a nutrition site, may be eligible to have meals delivered to their residence. Any person 60 years of age or older may be eligible, as is a spouse of any age when accompanying the age-eligible spouse. The hours of operation are: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at sites throughout the County. Transportation is also provided for the Foster Grandparents Program. For more information, or to enroll in these and other senior programs, please call 301-699-2696.
County seniors and residents with disabilities may receive transportation throughout the County for medical purposes, especially dialysis. Residents may call 301-499-8603 up to 7 days in advance to schedule routine medical appointments. For those seeking on-going or permanent transportation for medical purposes, such as dialysis treatment, please request this service in writing and send it to:
Prince George's County
Office of Transportation
Attention: Transit Division
9400 Peppercorn Place
Largo, MD 20774
Limited transportation is provided for County seniors to visit senior activity centers, for shopping trips, and other recreational purposes. Those wishing to participate in these programs should call 301-883-5656 or write to the Office of Transportation.
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