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Free Taxis to Groceries & Medical Appointments

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Alissa Ebel
Healthy Communities Coordinator
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Please note: The Taxi to Health program has been extended until October 31, 2024.

The City of Somerville is providing vouchers for free taxi rides to grocery stores and food pantries in Somerville, and to non-emergency medical appointments in Somerville and surrounding areas. You are eligible for the free taxi rides if:

  • you are a Somerville resident between the ages of 16-59
  • you rely on public transit
  • you have a limited income

You can sign up and check eligibility by filling out our intake form at or by calling Alissa at 617-625-6600 x4321. 

Anyone 60 years and older can contact Connie 2 business days in advance at 617-625-6600 x2319. 

For language support, you may contact  SomerViva at or by calling 311 (617-666-3311).


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