The Med-Ride Program utilitizes available volunteers to transport clients in the New River Valley. This service is available to those who have no transportation or cannot afford public transportation. It operates on a sliding scale (taking into consideration both income and expenses). There is a minimum fee of $5.00 per trip.
There is no age limit and the program operates in the counties of Pulaski, Giles, Montgomery and Floyd, and the City of Radford.
Med-Ride is funded by the Carilion Foundation, area United Ways, which include the counties of Floyd, Montgomery, Pulaski and Giles and the city of Radford. The Trollinger Trust Fund, the Community Foundation and the C.E. Richardson Foundation also contribute and all donations are appreciated.
Volunteers are needed and those who have a couple of hours a week to help can call the number above or email Medride.