Community & Recreational Services

"The Community and Recreational Services Department continues its mission to manage resources, provide wholesome programming and coordinate opportunities to achieve creative solutions for a healthy community."

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The Farmington Senior/Disabled Transportation Services is dedicated to provide transportation opportunities for senior and/or disabled residents within the towns of Farmington and Unionville.

"The Community and Recreational Services Department continues its mission to manage resources, provide wholesome programming and coordinate opportunities to achieve creative solutions for a healthy community."

DIAL-A-RIDE

Dial-A-Ride Brochure & Application  •  Dial-A-Ride Guidelines

General Information:

  • For persons over 60 and/or disabled
  • $80.00 fee per year for each participant or $150 per couple per year.
  • Medical appointments are given priority and may be reserved two weeks in advance
  • Shopping and/or other trips (i.e. banking) may be reserved 24-48 hours in advance only
  • To schedule a ride, participant must call Dial-a-Ride directly; any special needs, i.e. wheelchair, etc. should be requested at this time
  • Service may be cancelled due to inclement weather

Service Area:

  • Farmington/Unionville
  • Avon
  • Valley Mall
  • Westfarms area

Additional Service:

  • Farmington and Avon provide numerous planned outings and shopping trips though a DOT grant

Other Transportation Services

Greater Hartford Transit District:

  • Persons may apply for "ADA" services under the Americans with Disabilities Act. This covers persons who by reason of disability or infirmity cannot access public transportation within ¾ mile of their residence.
  • For service to West Hartford, Hartford or downtown New Britain please call (860) 247-5329

Connecticut Transit District:

  • Persons may apply for "ADA" services under the Americans with Disabilities Act. This covers persons who by reason of disability or infirmity cannot access public transportation within ¾ mile of their residence.
  • For service to West Hartford, Hartford or downtown New Britain please call (860) 247-5329

All other transportation questions please call (860) 525-9181