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Cascades East Ride Center / Cascades East Transit

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How can this program help me?

This program offers several types of transportation in Crook, Jefferson, and Deschutes Counties.

  • Bend Fixed-Route Bus Service is available to the general public. People who are over 60 or have a disability can get a reduced fare.
  • Community Connector is available to the general public and provides scheduled buses between Bend, Redmond, Terrebonne, Prineville, Madras, Culver, Metolius, Warm Springs, La Pine, and Sisters.
  • Dial-a-Ride is a shared ride service that provides curb-to-curb transportation, scheduled in advance. There is a fee for each ride.

     

    • In Bend, Dial-a-Ride is only available for residents who have a disability or who are seniors and have a low-income.
    • In Rural Areas including Redmond, La Pine, Sisters, Prineville, Madras, and Warm Springs, Dial-a-Ride is available to the general public.

How do I apply?

To use the Community Connector or fixed-route Bend bus, you don’t need to apply. You can find the schedule and fare information on the website. To use the Dial-A-Ride service based on disability, you need to fill out an application in advance, though you can start receiving services on a temporary basis right away.

Frequently Asked Questions

Am I eligible?

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

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Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

Get Help from a Benefits Enrollment Center

Start Enrollment or Ask Questions

A Benefits Enrollment Center (BEC) can offer you personal, one-on-one assistance as you navigate program eligibility and look to apply. With support from the National Council on Aging (NCOA), the BEC can help you apply for an enroll in all of the benefits you may be missing out on.

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Toll-Free: 1-800-794-6559

Website: support@benefitscheckup.org

See What Key Benefits Programs You May Qualify For

BenefitsCheckUp can help you assess whether you can get help from programs before you apply. Answer questions anonymously to find out if you may be eligible for key benefits programs, including the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicare Savings Programs, Medicaid, Medicare Part D Low Income Subsidy (LIS) - Extra Help, among others.