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FriendshipWorks Medical Escort Program

Note: FriendshipWorks is NOT a transportation service. It is a medical escort service only.

Who can use this option?
  • Residents of Brookline and Greater Boston
  • Age 60+
  • Medical appointments only
How much does it cost? Free - no charge
When is this option available? Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
How far ahead do you need to plan? 14 days in advance
What accommodations are available? Please note that this is NOT a transportation service -- this is a medical escort service only.

Volunteer escorts can accompany any senior, including those who use wheelchairs, walkers, and other assistive devices. The senior must arrange transportation separately, but the escort can assist the senior with getting to and from the vehicle, getting into and out of the vehicle, and visiting with health care professionals.

Notes Medical escorts are available to accompany you to appointments with physicians. The escort will provide door-through-door service and will take notes during your appointment.
Contact Details Phone: 617-482-1510