Umbrella Agency: Senior Service Council of Escondido
Program Name: Senior Service Council of Escondido
Advance Reservations Required: Must apply in person, vouchers will be mailed
Among other services, the Senior Service Council of Escondido provides FREE taxi vouchers for Escondido residents, 60 years and older, whose income is less than $22,600 per year. Taxi vouchers must be used for medical appointments within Escondido only and are only available to those persons who have no other means of transportation. You must apply in person at 728 N. Broadway, Escondido, in the DEBB Building, bring proof of income and resident address. Social Security benefit information and any bill with your home address serves as proof. Once your application is submitted, future vouchers can be mailed to you. Vouchers are for Yellow Cab company and are worth a total of $10.00 towards taxi fare. Typically, only 3 round trip vouchers are allowed, per person, per month, but special circumstances may be considered.