Transportation

 

Mat-Su Senior Services offers door-through-door transportation to and from our facility, as well as, from your home to medical appointments, Adult Day Services, grocery stores and shopping centers throughout the Matanuska-Susitna Valley.

Donations are suggested.  Rides to/from medical appointments in Anchorage are provided for a set fee.  See Below.

 

Suggested Ride Donations:         Palmer (round-trip) $3.75     Wasilla (round-trip) $7.50                 

Anchorage Set Fee:     $80 (round-trip)

 

Qualifications for transportation services include:

  • Minimum 60 years of age
  • Spouses of individuals minimum 60 years of age
  • Disabled adults who live with a senior minimum 60 years of age
  • Eligible for the Home and Community Based Waiver i.e. Medicaid Waiver (CHOICES) program

To schedule a ride, please call 745-5454.  See below for scheduling guidelines:

  • For a ride to the Center for lunch or to make changes regarding your home-delivered meal, please call by 9:00 am that same day
  • To schedule a ride to a medical appointment in Palmer or Wasilla, please call as soon as possible,  preferably, one week in advance
  • For a ride to a medical appointment in Anchorage, please call at least one week in advance
  • Vans are scheduled every Wednesday at 12:30 pm to Carrs and Fred Meyers; no reservation needed
  • Rides to Wal-Mart are provided on Fridays subject to driver availability.  Please call to confirm schedule