Transportation

Our Services

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Friends in Deed offers a variety of transportation programs for our clients.  The majority of our volunteer drivers provide their own vehicle and will drive Green Valley residents to medical appointments.  They will also take Green Valley residents to Tucson for medical appointments.  Some restrictions apply.  

At present we provide transportation services to residents in select areas of Sahuarita. 


Our wheelchair van is available to clients for doctor and dentist visits in Green Valley, Sahuarita and Tucson.  All Wheelchair bound clients and clients with certain medical appointments require a companion.    


Please call at least three business days in advance for Green Valley trips and one week in advance for Tucson trips to arrange for transportation.

 

Social Vans

In our eleven passenger van we take clients to Trader Joe's each week.  We also alternate trips to Park Place Mall and Tucson Mall.


We also pick up clients at their  residence and provide transportation to Walmart/99 Cent Store, Safeway and the Food Bank in our mini van. 


Due to limited space and safety concerns, clients with walkers will not be permitted on social vans.  Canes are acceptable.


Call 520-625-4424 Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 2:00 PM.  Certain restrictions apply.  


See the full schedule of transportation options on your right.

 

Van Trips

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Call 625-4424 between 8:30 AM and 2:00 PM to make your reservation on any of the trips listed.  Certain restrictions apply.   


Walmart/99 Cent Stor

Shopping at Walmart is limited to one hour.  Shopping at the 99 Cent Store is limited to 1/2 hour.   

Monday morning - every week

Wednesday afternoon - every week

Friday - alternating  morning and afternoon.  Call 520-625-4424 for specific times.


Food Bank 

Shopping at the Food Bank is limited to 2 hours. 

Wednesday morning - every week

Exception is when Wednesday falls on the first of the month. The Food bank is closed on the first of each month.


Safeway/Sahuarita

Shopping at Safeway is limited to 1 hour.  
Monday afternoon every week


Trader Joe's - Tuesday   

Feb. 4 - with Sprouts

Feb. 11 - with Roma Imports

Feb. 18 - with Whole Foods

Feb. 25 - with Barrio Bread

March 3 - with Sprouts

March 10 - with Roma Imports

March 17 - with Whole Foods

March 24 - with Barrio Bread

March 31 - with Sprouts

Park Place Mall - Thursday 

Feb. 13

Feb. 27

March 12

March 26


Tucson Mall - Thursday  

Feb. 6

Feb. 20

March 5

March 19

Special Trips   

Feb. 5 Tubac Art Festival

March 20 4th Ave. Street Fair