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Project Independence Transportation Program

Transportation Program Brochure

•  Food Shopping Taxi Program (no charge for rides)

o Provided 2 days a week in each region between 10am- 2pm.

o If rider has an aide, the aide may ride for free.

• Medical, dental or treatment appointments, non-emergency

o Steeply discounted rates

o Rides available 7 days a week.

o If rider has an aide, the aide may ride for free.

• Town Bus Transportation provided to senior programs within the Town of North Hempstead (limited).

• Mobility Management

o Serves as a liaison for all available transportation options.

o CarFit your vehicle.

o Pedestrian safety.

o Transportation referrals.

The Town of North Hempstead’s Project Independence Taxi Service operates without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age or disability, and in accordance with applicable law. The Town of North Hempstead is committed to complying with the requirements of Title VI in all of its federally funded programs and activities. Any person who believes he or she has been unlawfully discriminated against as a result of a Project Independence Taxi Service action may contact the Department of Services for the Aging, Attn: EEO and ADA Officer, 1601 Marcus Avenue, New Hyde Park, New York 11040, to file a complaint. The complaint must be in writing and filed with within 180 days following the date of the alleged discriminatory action.



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For more information or to connect to PI services, call 311 or 869-6311.

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