Assist San Diego County residents with barriers to mobility to achieve independence through coordination of transportation services
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 will transport foster youth between their foster home and their “home” school. The service will enable foster youth to remain at their original school after being relocated to a new foster home. The tentative start date
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
RideFACT Transportation Available In All Cities
The RideFACT now serves all cities in San Diego County as well as Ramona and Spring Valley. The new service provides general purpose trips for seniors (60+) 7 days a week 7am – 8pm. Reservations may be requested by calling FACT at (888) 924-3228 between 9am – 4pm. Trips may be requested up to 7 days ahead. Distance Fare $
In December 2013 FACT was award the transportation contract for the San Diego
FACT was awarded the transportation contract for the City of Oceanside’s “Solutions for
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.