Transportation is available to elders aged 59 or older and handicapped persons of any age. The mini-bus will transport eligible elders anywhere in the town of Somerset and for medical appointments in Fall River & Swansea at no cost. We are a curb to curb service, we DO NOT go on property.
Mini-bus hours are:
Monday- 7:30 am to 1:30 PM;
Tuesday- 7:30 am to 3:30 pm
Wednesday - 7:30 am to 3:30 pm
Thursday- 7:30 am to 1:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am to 3:00 pm
& Sunday for morning Church services only- 8:00 am to 10:30 am
Daily trip times into Fall River are as follows:
Monday thru Friday - 8am, 10 am, & 12:30 pm.
Shopping trips are provided for Somerset residents to obtain groceries and supplies. There is a limit of 3 bags per shopper in order to have enough room to accommodate everyone.
Schedule is as follows:
Every Wednesday- 9:00 am to 10:30 am - to Stop & Shop
We also offer a ride to the Swansea Walmart once a month- 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Please call the Council on Aging for dates and times. 508-646-2819.
Please remember to schedule your ride the day before it is needed, by phoning the Office at 508-646-2819 between the hours of 9:00 am and 2:00 pm. For Monday appointments and Sunday Church, please call on Friday.