|Frederick Community Action Agency|
Outreach and Transportation Services
100 South Market Street
FCAA outreach workers and other staff perform outreach services to local shelters, streets, woods, and other areas where homeless people can be found. Staff members strive to meet people who are homeless, familiarize them with available resources, and build trusting relationships. On weekdays, the FCAA operates a free van run that transports people to a variety of human service agencies located around Frederick City.
Maryland Department of Transportation
Maryland Transit Administration
Public MARC trains provide transportation Monday through Friday from Frederick and Monocacy in Frederick County, Brunswick, Point of Rocks, and Dickerson to points in Montgomery County, Washington DC, and West Virginia. The Brunswick line schedule and other important information can be accessed from the above website or by calling the number above.
|Middletown Valley People Helping People (MVPHP)|
P.O. Box 477
Provides free transportation to medical appointments to residents of the Middletown Valley (or Middletown Schools feeder) area. (See complete description of services under the heading "Assistance for Basic Needs.")
|Second Chances Garage, Inc.|
528 North Market Street
Second Chances Garage, Inc. seeks to improve the lives of Frederick County residents by offering repaired and refurbished vehicles to qualified individuals and families at no cost. Their hope is to help deserving individuals on their journey to independence and self-sufficiency by providing reliable transportation to get to jobs, take children for medical appointments, etc. Second Chances Garage also provides personal financial coaching and budget planning for their clients to be sure they are able to afford the expenses associated with owning a vehicle, as well as reduced-cost auto repairs on a sliding scale to qualified low-income Frederick County residents.
|TransIT Services of Frederick County|
1040 Rocky Springs Road
Fixed and deviated-fixed bus routes operate in Frederick City and urbanized areas of Frederick County. Shuttle services are available between Frederick and Brunswick, Jefferson, Emmitsburg, Thurmont, Walkersville, and the Route 85 business corridor. Meet-the-MARC shuttles serve the Frederick and Point of Rocks MARC train stations. TransIT-plus is a specialized transportation service for senior citizens and persons with disabilities. Call ahead to register and to schedule your transportation. TransIT also provides commuter assistance, such as free carpool/vanpool matching services, and information and trip- planning assistance using various regional transit options.
|Last updated 09/30/2011|