Q: What is the Senior Ride program and am I eligible for it?
A: The Senior Ride program is an economically priced door-to-door taxi service provided by the City of Torrance for Torrance residents, 65 years or older. Service is provided on a 24 basis to and from any point within the City of Torrance and to and from 11 satellite points (Bay Harbor Hospital, Bay Shores Medical Group Redondo Beach, Carson Intercommunity Hospital, El Camino College, FHP North Torrance facility, Community Hospital of Gardena, Harbor/UCLA Medical Center, Kaiser Hospital Gardena, Kaiser Hospital Harbor City, Memorial Hospital of Gardena and South Bay Hospital).
Q: What is the Focal Point on Aging program?
A: The Focal Point on Aging is an information and referral program where older adults, caregivers and their families can obtain ready access to a full range of available services including: transportation, housing, Meal-On-Wheels, health care, companion care, Medicare, social and legal services, HMO's 3:00 pm You may contact the office directly by calling 310.320.1300.