FREE Transportation

June 5, 2015

JRide

The ERJCC recently begun to provide a transportation service for older adults and are now extending that service free of charge during the month of June to adults of all ages who have been affected by the recent floods that live in zip codes 77025, 77035, 77036, 77071, 77096 and 77401. Call 713.595.8191 to schedule a ride.

J Ride provides safe, reliable, non-emergency transportation for Jewish adults age 60 plus and special needs adults.


We will pick up the rider at their home and drive them to:

  • medical appointments
  • pharmacy to pick-up prescriptions
  • personal care appointments
  • grocery store

To qualify participants must:

  • be at least 60 years of age
  • reside within the following zip codes: 77025, 77035, 77036, 77071, 77096 and 77401
  • be affiliated with a local Jewish organization

Reservations can be made at least 24 hours before an appointment (or up to 6 months in advance). The program is available Monday – Friday from 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM. There is a fee for this service.

The enrollment packet must be completed before scheduling a ride. Download the packet at erjcchouston.org/ride. For more information and to schedule a pick-up, call 713.595.8191 or email msteinberg@erjcchouston.org.

J Ride is operated by the Evelyn Rubenstein JCC. Funding is provided in part by the Jewish Federation of Greater Houston and created in cooperation with Jewish Family Service and Goldberg B’nai B’rith Towers.