Maine Families


Dept. of Health & Human Svcs (DHHS): 1-800-432-7846
Fund to help with transportation for non-medical needs like shopping, non-medical appointments… (must submit the DHHS-R Low Income Eligibility Application to qualify)

Downeast Community Partners (DCP): 1-855-608-5176
DCP uses Logisticare to provide transportation for MaineCare recipients for medical appointments and “friends and family” driver reimbursement. Call in advance to schedule a pick-up.

If you are not a MaineCare recipient, but need help arranging non-emergency medical transportation, please call WHCA at 1-877-374-8396 OR 664-0012 OR 546-7547 to determine eligibility for other transportation services.

Helping Hands Garage (DCP): 667-4763
Assistance to buy a vehicle to get to/from work

Logisticare – Mileage Reimbursement for Maine Care Covered Doctor’s Visits: 1-855-608-5175
Reimbursement for pre-approved doctor’s visits is .38 cents a mile. Contact Logisticare in advance to make arrangements. Click here to download the mileage reimbursement form for pre-approved trips.

Logisticare – Free Transportation To and From Medical Appointments: 1-855-608-5176
Call in advance to schedule transportation to/from medical appointments. Advance notice id needed when transporting children as vehicle needs to have car seats (or room for car seats if caregiver brings their own).

Maine Child Car Seat Program:
Calais: Calais Regional Hospital 454-7521
Calais: WIC Office 454-3634
Machias: Maine Families 255-0481
Indian Township: Passamaquoddy Health Center 796-2321 x23 or x44
Free infant & child car seats for low-income families. Car seat installation assistance, and safety information
Click here to find the right seat for your child

SunRides Senior Transportation Services: 664-1639 / 877-374-8396
No cost transportation for shopping and other basic needs; handicapped accessible (for seniors age 60 or older).  Monday through Friday 8a – 5p

Veteran Support Services: 610-5924
Support for low-income veterans including financial assistance for
reliable transportation

West’s Transportation: 1-800-596-2823
Bus service from Calais to Bangor (and points in-between),
operates 7 days a week