We have 2 vehicles and 4 drivers!

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At Home In Darien offers:

  • Door-to-DoorTransportation to Darien residents 60+ and those residents 18+ who are physically disabled. 
  • Vehicles: 4-passenger handicap-accessible minivan and a 4-passenger sedan.
  • Service Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Call 203.655.2227
  • Service within Darien, Stamford, Norwalk and New Canaan. (For rides outside of these areas or at other hours, call for a Friendly Volunteer Driver also at 203.655.2227)
  • We'll take you to medical appointments, physical therapy, hair or nail appointments, the grocery store, downtown, the Senior Center, your club, the DCA, the library, the YMCA, local restaurants for lunch - wherever you'd like to go!

 

Suggested donation: $5.00 round trip.

Please call us at 203.655.2227, to make a reservation MondayFriday between 9:00am and 2:00pm.  If you get our answering machine, please leave a message.  24 hour notice is preferred for all reservations.

 

When you need a ride, follow these simple instructions:

1.      Call 203-655-2227

2.      Please have the following information ready to give Gina or Sandi:

·         Day and Date you need the ride

·         Time of your Appointment (if you have one)

·         Time you would like to be picked up

·         Exact address you are to be picked up from

·         Exact address of your destination

·         Whether you need the wheelchair accessible van, if you use a walker or a wheelchair, or if you have an aide or companion accompanying you

·         Return trip information, if needed

3.      If you get our voicemail, please leave the same information listed above.  We will call you back to confirm the ride.

 

(Note - If you cannot operate your own wheelchair, or get in and out of your home or the vehicle by yourself, you must have your own companion/caregiver for assistance. The companion/caregiver can be a non-Darien resident but must be picked up with you. There is no charge for the companion/caregiver.)

 

For service to other locations, at times outside of our service hours, or when you need a person to pick you up from a medical appointment, call the At Home in Darien office for a Friendly Volunteer Driver at 203-655-2227.

 

 

Transportation Services

Rick Tymon has been driving for us since October 2004.
Lillie Williams began driving for us in Spring 2008.
Satya Akula began driving for us in September 2012.
Vincent Corsano is our newest driver; he started with us in April 2014.

For other transportation services call:

Easy Access from Norwalk Transit:

Door to Door transportation service for elderly and disabled, if you live three-quarters of a mile or more from a bus route.  It is necessary to fill out an application and be approved for service.  For more information go to www.norwalktransit.com or call Dispatch-a-Ride at 203.299.5180.



Family and Children's Agency offers companions and also private drivers to take you where you need to go. Assisted Transportation Assistants will pick you up in a wheelchair accessible van to go to a doctor's appointment, a trip to the store, or to visit a friend or relative. There are fees associated with this personalized service. (Fee assistance may apply for all Home Care Services.)  For more information, please call 203.831.2900.