Getting You Where You Need to Go!
Home Healthcare, Hospice & Community Services offers transportation programs to assist people to get to medical appointments and other daily activities.
Transportation for social services, shopping, recreation, employment…and more!
Get where you need to go in temperature-controlled comfort.
With service from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays, excluding holidays.
Single and multi-ride tickets are available for purchase on the bus. For information about 6 month and annual bus passes, please call the Transportation Office at 603-352-8494.
The Friendly Bus is a shared ride, door to door, community transportation service for seniors, available for adults age 60 and over.
The Friendly Bus can provide rides to get groceries, visiting friends, to medical appointments, having lunch at the Friendly Meals – any activity in the City of Keene.
Reservations are required.
The Para Express is public transportation for people whose disability prevents them from using the City Express fixed route service. It provides complementary door-to-door para-transit services.
If you are a person with a disability, you or your care provider may request an application.
MEET OUR TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM MANAGER
Transportation Program Manager
Charlie has managed HCS’s transportation program since September 2019. The program has eight buses, three Meals on Wheels vehicles, 13 drivers, and 2 dispatchers. Charlie is responsible for day-to-day operations of the program. He has extensive experience in manufacturing management. He is working to maximize the service that HCS delivers to the region.
Transportation Programs at a Glance
|Services||Rider Eligibility||Where||When||Wheelchair Access||Fare||Reservations||Additional Info|
|Friendly Bus||ages 60+||Keene; door to door||Monday – Friday
8 am-3:45 pm
|24 hours in advance||Market Basket trips monthly; 2nd & 4th Tuesdays|
|City Express||everyone||Keene; fixed route stops||Monday – Friday
8 am-4:30 pm
$1 each way
|no||route & schedule available here|
|Para Express||transit disability||Keene; door to door||Monday – Friday
8 am-4:30 pm
$2 each way
|24 hours in advance||application needed, contact the Transportation office|
|Medical||everyone||White River Jct. VA &
|by noon on Tuesdays||available to make stops in Walpole|