Human Services Transportation Office of MA


  • Overview of Organization and Services:
    Find a Ride -- see the website for links to the following topics.

    Get Help Finding a Ride: Travel counseling: call 1-888-499-5324 to discuss your transportation needs. Also check with your local Council on Aging

    Veterans transportation, Healthcare transportation, Public transit in Massachusetts, Travel instruction programs to learn skills to ride public transit independently, Volunteer driver programs, Carpool or share a ride, Driving and carsharing resources

    MassHealth and other state agencies provide some transportation to eligible consumers. Contact agencies directly to find out if you qualify.

    Shuttle Services:
    Peabody Medi-Ride
    Destination: Peabody Lahey Clinic
    Serving: Monday from Greater Haverhill (Haverhill, Groveland, Georgetown, Merrimac and Boxford), Tuesday from Greater Lawrence (Lawrence, Methuen, North Andover and Andover), Thursday from Greater Newburyport (Newburyport, West Newbury, Newbury, Salisbury and Amesbury)
    Schedule: Monday from Greater Haverhill, Tuesday from Greater Lawrence, Thursday from Greater Newburyport
    Fare: $16 round trip
    Offered by: Merrimack Valley Regional Transit Authority
    (978) 469-6878, option 3
  • Additional Info:
    Other programs described on this site:
    MassHealth (MA Medicaid agency) providing Non-emergency medical transportation (NEMT); Department of Developmental Services (DDS) providing transportation for adults enrolled in day habilitation, day service, supported employment and residential support programs; Department of Public Health's Early Intervention Program (EI) providing transportation to and from early intervention programs for children (birth to three years) and families; Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission providing transportation for individuals with disabilities to vocational rehabilitation services, community services and other MRC-authorized locations or programs; Massachusetts Commission for the Blind providing transportation for blind individuals to social and rehabilitative programs and services, as well as to other MCB-authorized locations or programs; Department of Mental Health providing transportation to DMH-authorized locations for consumers of DMH Clubhouse services. Clubhouse services provide employment and education support services, housing support services, and other support services to help individuals live a productive and stable life in the community.


  • Demographics Served:
    Adults: 19+, Children: 12 and under, Families, Seniors: 60+, Youth: 13-18
  • City/Towns Served:
    Amesbury, Newbury (incl. Byfield), Newburyport, Rowley, Salisbury, West Newbury
  • Types of Services Provided: