Aging In Place
Harris County Rides Program
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This program provides you with transportation if you are a Harris County resident and cannot use METRO services. There are 2 types of services:

  • Shared rides arranged in advance
  • Same-day taxi rides

You can use these services for doctor appointments, grocery shopping, or other personal errands. There are fares for both services, and you can pay the fares using a RIDES E-Card.

How do I apply?

To apply, you can call the local office or use the online application.

Frequently Asked Questions

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