Chestnut Hill Errands & More
|Who can use this option?||
Passengers of all ages & abilities, for all types of trips within Greater Boston, including Allston/Brighton, Brookline, Cambridge, Needham, Newton, Waltham, Watertown, Wellesley, Weston, and West Roxbury
|How much does it cost?||
Rates are "competitive with local taxi services" but include various types of support and personal assistance not typically offered by taxi companies (see below). A discount is offered if you mention that you found them through the senior center. Tipping is recommended but not required. A tip of one or two dollars is fine, although more is always appreciated–especially for longer trips or excellent service.
|When is this option available?||
4 a.m. to 11 p.m. (7 days/week), including holidays.
|How far ahead do you need to plan?||
Advance reservations are appreciated, and this service is very popular; booking well ahead is strongly recommended.
|What accommodations are available?||
Cars are standard vehicles and are not wheelchair accessible. Escorts/companions are permitted. Drivers are able to provide many types of personal support, including: help grocery shopping; assistance with packages; medical escort services; taking a small pet to the vet; library, cafe, movies, and other entertainment or recreational venues; visits to doctors (medical escort); errands such as bank and the post office; picking up and delivering meals, prescriptions, pharmacy/medical supplies, dry cleaning; and non-medical trips.
Web: chestnuthillerrands.com Telephone: (617) 874-0487
Curb-to-curb, Dial-a-Ride, Door-to-Door