HANAC Senior Transportation Programs
East West Connection Senior Transportation Program
The HANAC East West Connection Senior Transportation Program provides transportation for senior citizens residing in Community Districts 1, 2, 3, 4 & 7 in Queens County. These districts include all of Northern Queens, specifically, Astoria, Long Island City, Steinway, Sunnyside, Woodside, Jackson Heights, Elmhurst Corona, Flushing, Whitestone and College Point.
East West Connection
27-40 Hoyt Avenue South
Astoria, NY 11102
Tel (718) 267-6910
Fax (718) 267-6912
Both van and car service is used to accommodate the needs of the clients that utilize the program. Our VAN service provides group transportation for seniors to various senior centers, as well as for group shopping and day trips. Our CAR service provides private transportation to physically handicapped or extremely frail seniors for medical appointments,
We have over 1,000 registered clients in our program, which consistently provides over 35,000 one-way trips annually.
This program is funded by the New York City Department for the Aging and the New York City Council.
Freedom Transportation Program
The HANAC Freedom Transportation Program is an afternoon demand service for seniors who would like to stay at their senior centers until closing. This program also offers the opportunity for senior centers to plan for afternoon activities, shopping trips and social activities to ....
The program runs from 12:00 noon to 5:30pm, five days a week. All clients are first required to register with the program. Reservations for transportation must be made ahead of time.
The program services Queens Community Districts 1, 2, 3, 4, and 7.
For information, registration and reservations, please call: 718-396-5025.