Transportation

The Bourne Council on Aging offers transportation services to the seniors of the Town of Bourne, as well as persons with disabilities who also reside in the Town. The area of service is Bourne, Falmouth, Plymouth, Wareham, Mashpee and Sandwich.

All transportation is by appointment only.

Reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance by calling the Senior Center at 508-759-0600 Extension 5300. The Senior Center must be advised of any changes or cancellations of appointments. After hours, messages can be left on the office answering machine. .

The Bourne Council on Aging reserves the right to require a personal caregiver to accompany an individual.

Transportation services are available Monday through Friday, from 8:00am until 4:00 pm, excluding holidays. We request that appointment times be no earlier than 8:30am, and no later than 2:30pm, in order to assure a timely return trip.

 

Donations are always appreciated and gratefully accepted. Donations can also be mailed to: Bourne COA, ATTN: Transportation, 239 Main Street, Buzzards Bay, MA 02532.

In the event that the Bourne Council on Aging cannot provide transportation, other resources are available. In the Buzzards Bay and Wareham area, the GATRA OWL Bus (Onset Wareham Link), 1-800-433-5995. For other Cape Cod and local destinations, Cape Cod Regional Transit (RTA)1-800-352-7155, or the RTA website www.thebreeze.info. For transportation to medical areas in Boston, the BHT bus (Boston Hospital Transportation Bus) can be contacted through the RTA at 1-800-352-7155 or at www.thebreeze.info/boston-hospital.htm.

To Print a Copy of the Transportation Policy, click here.