Need A Ride?

The following services are useful for arranging transportation to the Center and other appointments.  For additional transportation options call (206) 448-3110.

Hyde Shuttle

8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Mondays to Fridays
Donations are most appreciated.
No forms to complete – just call (206) 727-6262 for information on sites and days of service.
Do you need a ride for local errands? Did you give up driving? Is taking the bus difficult? Are your children missing work to help you with your transportation needs? The Hyde Shuttles might be able to help!  Door-to-door transportation in the Rainier Valley and Renton.  The service provides riders with an opportunity to socialize and stay active within their communities. It gives our van drivers an overwhelming sense of satisfaction and a chance to form many special friendships.

Who can ride the Hyde Shuttles?

  • People with disabilities
  • Seniors 55 or better
  • Customers must live in the service area

Volunteer Transportation

Escorted rides to essential appointments.  Volunteer Transportation was formed in 1975 to help meet the transportation needs of King County seniors and their families. A team of over 600 volunteers drivers use their own vehicles to drive seniors to medical, dental, eye, foot care and other essential appointments. Volunteer drivers provide a personalized, one-on-one transportation service. They drive seniors to and from appointments, waiting with them until they are ready to return home. Seniors who use our service appreciate the helping hand and moral support. There is no charge for Volunteer Transportation services.

Who is Eligible?

  • Persons 60 years or better.
  • Residents of King County.
  • Persons able to transfer into a private vehicle with minimal assistance.
  • Persons who cannot use other transportation options.

How to Schedule a Ride

  • No forms to fill out – sign up over the phone.
  • Call (206) 448-5740 or (800) 282-5815 by Wednesday (or before!) for any rides the following week.
  • Have all details of trip ready.
  • Caregivers and/or family welcome with prior notice.
  • All rides dependent upon driver availability.
  • Scheduling hours are 8 am – 5 pm, Monday through Friday.

ACCESS

metro.kingcounty.gov/tops/accessible/accessvan.html
(206) 205-5000 or (800) 923-7433
Door-to-door and hand-to-hand transportation at your beck and call.

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Testing for Covid-19 Available at Rainier Beach High School Parking Lot

Call 206-520-2285 for more details and information.

Click on this link to download flyer – Download

Co-living, CoHousing, or Cohouseholding: What’s the Difference?

A virtual workshop for Mature Adults/Seniors, who are considering a house-share or roommate situation.

Session 1 – Tuesday, August 11, 2020 7-8 PM Pacific Time

Session 2 – Saturday, August 15, 3:30-4:30 PM Pacific Time

HOW TO SIGN UP: Send an email to syd@under1roof.info to hold your spot.

Download Flyer Coliving-seniors

 

 

Keep Your Mind Active and Sharp

We made activity sheets to help you keep your mind active.  Enjoy! Click on the links below to download our puzzles and games sheets.

Puzzles and Games Sheet 01a for Mon 03-30-20
Puzzles and Games Sheet 02a for Mon 04-06-20
Puzzles and Games Sheet 03a for Mon 04-13-20
Puzzles and Games Sheet 04a for Mon 04-20-20
Puzzles and Games Sheet 05a for Mon 04-27-20
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