Transportation

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 and Swansea at no cost. We are a curb-to-curb service, we do not go on property.

Mini-bus hours are

  • Monday through 7:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • Tuesday through 7:30 am to 2:30 pm
  • Wednesday through 7:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • Thursday from 7:30 am to 1:30 pm
  • Friday 7:30 am to 2:30 pm

Daily trips can go into Fall River, Swansea, and Somerset are as follows:

  • Monday through Friday

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 Thursday through 8:30 am - to Stop and Shop

We also offer a ride to the Swansea Walmart on the First Thursday of every month. 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 am and 2 pm. For Monday appointments please call on Friday.