City Programs

The City of Alameda offers paratransit and related services to qualified residents who are:

  • 70 years or older, OR
  • 18 years or older and East Bay Paratransit certified

Free Bus Pass Program for Alameda Seniors and Persons with Disabilities

The City of Alameda provides free, unlimited ride AC Transit bus passes to Alameda residents who are currently active or planning to be an active bus rider, meet the income eligibility requirement, and are:

  • Age 65+ and Mastick Senior Center members, OR
  • Age 18+ and have a disabling health condition

Applicants will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis, as funding allows.

Alameda Seniors Free AC Transit Bus Pass Program

Free AC Transit Easy Passes are available to qualified Alameda residents of Alameda Point Collaborative and some Alameda Housing Authorities locations.

If you are a resident of the Alameda Point Collaborative call (510) 898-7800 for more information or visit

If you live in an Alameda Housing Authority property, contact (510) 747-4304 to learn if you are eligible.

Alameda Independent Mobility (AIM)

Same-Day Ride Program

Subsidized rides are available to qualified residents who are East Bay Paratransit certified through Transportation Network Companies (e.g., Lyft/Uber).

Group Trips

  • Leisure Club Group Trips: Free and available to adults with developmental disabilities who are Alameda Leisure Club Members.
  • Monthly Group Trips: Available to Mastick Senior Center members. Cost varies by trip.

Group Trips will resume when permitted to do so.

Meals on Wheels

The City of Alameda will also provide funding for Alameda Meals on Wheels to provide additional meals to isolated Alameda older adults.

City Program Application Form

Mail form to:

1155 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Public Transit

AC Transit

San Francisco Bay Ferry

ADA Paratransit

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East Bay Paratransit

Travel Training

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Bay Area Outreach & Recreation Program (BORP)

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Center for Independent Living (The CIL)

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City of Alameda Hop on the Bus with Us!

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LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

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Through the Looking Glass

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United Seniors of Oakland and Alameda County (USOAC)

Volunteer Drivers

None available at this time.