Dial A Ride (DAR) – Monday – Friday 8:00AM to 3:30PM
The Dial-A-Ride Program is a free transportation service that is available to all senior citizens over the age of 60 and any resident with a disability or handicap. Eligible residents can schedule rides by calling the recreation department during regular business hours: Monday – Friday from 8:30AM to 4:30PM.
All callers are given a specific pick up time in order to transport them to their destination in a safe and timely fashion. Rides are predominately for medical purposes but also include transportation to the barber/beauty shop, visiting sick relatives, gravesites, supermarkets and local shops ad well as to volunteer jobs and recreational activities.
This is a “curb to curb” service that picks up residents and takes them to any destination throughout Essex County. To schedule an appointment please call 973-566-7194.