Community Transportation Resources
As a means of better serving the Seniors of Fountain Hills, following is a listing of some organizations and businesses serving the Fountain Hills area who provide transportation and other services for seniors. Contact these organizations directly for additional information. Please note that this is NOT a comprehensive listing.
Transportation Services for Cancer Patients - American Cancer Society Road to Recovery Program - Every day thousands of cancer patients need a ride to treatment, but some may not have a way to get there. This program provides transportation to and from treatment for people who have cancer who do not have a ride or are unable to drive themselves. Volunteer drivers donate their time and the use of their cars so that patients can receive the life-saving treatments they need. For information call 1-800-227-2345. Or call the Mayo Clinic to find out more about this free transportation program as well as other services. For information call Kathy Leavitt 480-301-5990
Transportation Services (Varied Fee Based Services)
Driving Miss Daisy AZ - 480-800-6040
iSmart Cab - 480-309-3792
AAA Yellow Cab - 602-252-5252
B Line Transportation – Ftn. Hills 480-816-9027
Brian’s SUV Service - 602-317-9548
Cardinal Home Care - 480-874-2273
Discount Cab - 602-200-2000
Fountain Hills VIP Sedan - 480-206-1583
Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest - 602-248-4400
Quality Transport Services of AZ - 602-371-1000 (“in chair” wheelchair accommodations)
Phoenix EI Transportation-Randy - 602-230-1414 (“in-chair” wheelchair accommodations)-24/7 available
*These resources are not “approved” or “certified” by the Fountain Hills Activity Center. Most of the providers herein listed have come to the Center to offer their services and/or may be listed in the Fountain Hills phone book.
Volunteer ProgramsGive A Lift (A Town of Fountain Hills Program)
Town Volunteers provide transportation for medical appointments only. Contact: Kim Wickland, Volunteer Coordinator, 480-816-5108
Valley Metro is the regional public transportation agency providing coordinated transit services to residents of metro Phoenix. From regional bus, light rail and paratransit service to alternative commuter solutions, Valley Metro’s core mission is to develop and operate a network of transit services.RideChoice is for ADA paratransit certified people with disabilities and seniors age 65 and above who reside in participating communities.
Valley Metro RideChoice now has easier access to a larger network of rideshare transportation providers including Uber, taxicabs and other wheelchair-accessible vehicles. You will also get more trips to travel to where you want to go. Once you are eligible, call (602) 716-2111 for all your RideChoice needs. The RideChoice Call Center and service are available 24 hours per day, every day of the year, including holidays.
Learn more about Valley Metro and Fares.
To comment about RideChoice service, contact Valley Metro Customer Service:
PHONE: (602) 253-5000 or TTY: (602) 251-2039
New Valley Metro route 515 from Fountain Hills to the Gilbert Road-McDowell Road station.
Bus Returns leaving Gilbert/McDowell at 5:06 p.m.
- Capitol = 60 minutes (30 minutes faster)
- Light rail = 40 minutes (60 minutes faster)