Assist San Diego County residents with barriers to mobility to achieve independence through coordination of transportation services
FACT Provides Service for First Transit’s LIFT Contract
FACT has entered into a contract with First Transit to perform a portion of transportation for North County Transit District’s (NCTD) LIFT service. LIFT is a ADA Paratransit service that serves North San Diego County.
FACT Endorses Live Well San Diego Initiative
FACT endorsed Health and Human Services Agency’s (HHSA) Live Well San Diego Initiative (LWSD) at FACT’s Annual Meeting on December 12, 2013. County Supervisor Dave Roberts and Chuck Matthews of HHSA presented FACT with a County of San Diego Proclamation on February 27, 2014. The vision of LWSD is a healthy, safe and thriving San Diego County.
FACT awarded Foster Youth Transportation Contract
In December 2013 FACT was award the transportation contract for the San Diego County Office of Education’s (SDCOE) Foster Youth Transportation program. The service transports foster youth between their foster home and their “home” school. The service enables foster youth to remain at their original school after being relocated to a new foster home.
FACT awarded City of Oceanside’s Van Service Contract
FACT was awarded the transportation contract for the City of Oceanside’s “Solutions for Seniors on the Go” Van Service in September 2013. This program provides on demand/curb to curb transportation for approximately 1,000 seniors who are registered for the program. During September, the first month of service, 80 one-way trips were provided by FACT. As of December 31, 2013 FACT
FACT awarded the CalACT 2013 Outstanding Coordinated Transportation Program Award
Facilitating Access to Coordinated Transportation (FACT) was recently awarded the California Association for Coordinated Transportation (CalACT) 2013 Outstanding Coordinated Transportation Program Award. The award recognizes the senior transportation services provided by FACT through its innovative brokerage based service to San Diego County residents. FACT Executive Director, Arun Prem and Service Planner, Meagan Schmidt accepted the award during the 5th Annual
2013 MTS Vehicle Donation
Metropolitan Transit System (MTS) and FACT are partners in an initiative to donate 10 small buses to nonprofit agencies. MTS, the owner of the small buses, worked with FACT to find eligible recipients. The buses were formerly operated and maintained by MTS Access, the transportation service for persons with disabilities who are unable to use regular transit without assistance. All
FACT has entered into a contract with First Transit to perform a portion
FACT endorsed Health and Human Services Agency’s (HHSA) Live Well San Diego Initiative
ADA Paratransit is reasonably priced transportation service available to travel to the same areas that are serviced by public transit services – the local bus and rail routes.
FACT is governed by a seven member Board of Directors. The Board meets monthly on fourth Thursdays.