We need volunteers! Can you spare some time? We will provide vehicle. Must be 25
Purchase socks at our retail store. Cannot drive anymore?
Coming Soon Day Trips for qualified seniors on Wednesdays!
468 Thames Street, Newport R.I.
Our seniors need YOU! Are you retiring and thinking of volunteering? Apply to be on our roster. No schedules. We let you know when someone needs a ride. Then you decide if you have time or not. If your a handyman an would like to be on our call list, seniors need minor services.
We are excited that we now have a vehicle on site to help with transportation. We require 48 hours notice. Strictly adhered too!
While walkers and canes are fine, we are not equipped just yet for wheelchairs.
4/14/2018 - What an evening. A special thank you to Channing, Margit Baum Fund, Susan Booth and Stephen and Frances Booth for hosting our event! The friends raised $1,786.00 ( 215.00 in gift cards) for Newport Coffee Cup Project, Inc. to be used for poor and indigent seniors in Newport!
If you no longer drive or own a car due to health issues, can no longer take the bus or logisticare because you either need assistance getting in and out of a vehicle we can help! We require photo identification showing proof of age!
PLEASE NOTE: If you currently are eligible for Logisticare, you should continue to use their services. We are NOT a replacement service for Logisticare!
We currently accept appropriate referrals from Child and Family Services, VNA, Hospice, Doctors Offices, and Rehab services. If you require someone to assist you to a medical appointment such as colonoscopy for example and have no relatives close by. This service is not income driven! Disability benefits or entitlement programs do not automatically qualify you!
Mental Health Patients must be pre-approved for our services and restrictions apply!
We prefer all clients have a cell phone in most instances. Call for more info!
While we service special requests for Tiverton and Jamestown, prior approval is required.
We require you to submit the following documentation prior to your first ride, photo identification (proof of age), signed waiver of liability, press release form, and proof of residency and an emergency contact!
Services in Tiverton will resume 10/1/2018!
Your support and contributions will enable us to provide free meals at local restaurants, transportation to medical appointments, food, and improve the everyday lives of seniors on Aquidneck Island. Your generous donation will fund our mission.