Door-to-door service is provided for Chatham Borough and Township residents over the age of 60 who are able to access the bus without assistance. Home health aides are welcome to accompany their clients. The fare is $1.00 each way payable to the driver at the time of the ride. Shoppers are asked to purchase only what they can carry themselves. The senior bus operates on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday, between 9:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Riders must call the Center (973.635.4565) before 2pm the day before a desired trip to make a reservation. A mall trip is provided one day per month to the Livingston and Short Hills Malls. You can find the monthly bus schedule on the calendar page of our monthly newsletter.
Suggested bus use:
Senior Center, shopping (Kings, Shop Rite, Stop & Shop, Main St. and Hickory Shops), doctor's or physical therapy appointments, hair salons and barbers, restaurants for lunch, library, municipal buildings, friend's homes, train station, bus stop, cleaners, Madison YMCA or library, Madison shopping area...you get the idea.
MAPS - Morris Area Paratransit Service
(973) 829-8103 OR (888) 282-6277
This free service is provided by the County of Morris for transportation of seniors and people with disabilities for medical appointments and employment purposes. Registration is necessary. Once registered, you can make your reservation via email at: email@example.com. Email is checked daily and responded to within 24 hours. It is also used for alerts of delays and cancellations. MAPS provides medical transport anywhere in Morris County five days a week, Monday through Friday, and to medical appointments at Overlook and the Summit Medical Group in Union County on Mondays and Wednesdays. Please give as much advance notice as possible. Try to make appointments for mid to late mornings as the service only runs from 9 to 2. FOR PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION AND TAXI SERVICE Call your place of worship to see if they have a ministry that provides driving to medical appointments
Chatham Taxi Service - 973.370.2092 Summit Taxi - 908.666.2963 Terry's Taxi - 973-898-6588 E Plus, Toll Free 1-877-GoEplus or 973-966-1111 firstname.lastname@example.org
FIOSSA TRANSIT, MEDICAL TRANSPORT AND LIVERY SERVICE, Madison, NJ Call 1-888-377-0277 or Hotline 973-885-5903 or email email@example.com.
On Time Ambulance Service: 908-273-6900
Tri-Town 55+ Coalition, in partnership with GoGoGrandparent, offers on-demand car service using Uber and Lyft without the need of a smartphone. Madison, Chatham Borough and Chatham Township residents 65 and older qualify for a $5 discount per ride for 4 rides per month. To register for the Rides for Seniors program, call GoGoGrandparent at (855) 464-6872 or visit tritown55plus.org.