Getting There
A Guide to Rides in Eastern Maine Hancock II Washington II Penobscot II Piscataquis II Waldo Counties
Senior and Disabled Services

There are a variety of programs that offer door-to-door transportation for senior citizens, people with disabilities, and others with special needs. Most utilize trained and certified volunteer drivers. Some programs also use agency vans and drivers for some trips.

hancock county
  • Friends in Action
  • Friends in Action offers free services to elderly and disabled residents of Hancock County so that they can live independently, with dignity and a strong quality of life. 207-664-6016
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  • Island Connections
  • Island Connections seeks to provide free services to seniors, elderly and people with disabilities on Mount Desert Island and the surrounding islands that will enable them to live independently and with a strong quality of life. 207-288-4457
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  • WHCA Transportation
  • WHCA's mission is to bring community resources together to help people in Washington and Hancock County achieve self-sufficiency and a better quality of life. 877-374-8396 or 207-664-0012 or 207-546-7547
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penboscot and piscataquis counties
  • Lynx Transportation
  • The Lynx provides a variety of transportation services for residents of Penobscot and Piscataquis counties. 207-973-3695 in the Bangor area, or toll-free 866-853-5969
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Waldo County
  • Waldo County Transportation
  • Waldo County Public Transportation (WCPT) provides non-emergency public transportation to low income, elderly, and disabled individuals in Waldo County as well as the general public. Service is provided by bus, van, and volunteer driver on a regular basis. Residents of Waldo County may ride any of the scheduled bus routes to Belfast, Bangor, Augusta, Waterville, and Rockland. 207-338-4769 or 1-800-439-7865
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Washington County
  • WHCA Transportation
  • WHCA's mission is to bring community resources together to help people in Washington and Hancock County achieve self-sufficiency and a better quality of life. 1-877-374-8396 or 207-664-0012 or 207-546-7547
  • view the website
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