austin WEST

NWACA 4th of July Parade

Voodoo Doughnut Tuesday Giving Supported Drive a Senior on June 18

Over 1700 doughnuts sold and over $440 raised to benefit Drive a Senior services

Many thanks to Voodoo Doughnuts, Drive a Senior supporters, doughnut lovers in Austin for helping your senior neighbors age independently and stay socially connected through safe, reliable transportation and so much more.

Introducing Drive-a-Senior Social Club

With so many fun things to do in Austin, we want to make sure you feel connected to YOUR community.  Starting in June, we will use our van 2 Fridays a month to take “social trips” around the Austin area.
These rides are planned by zip code to make pick-up and drop-off efficient. Check out the calendar and call to reserve a spot.  Space is limited and trips may have small costs to attend.

Zip codes: 78731, 78756, 78759

Friday, June 14  |  Downtown Library  |  Optional $5/10 to purchase a beverage in the cafe.  |  Drop off: 10am  Pickup: 12pm

Friday, July 12  |  Bullock Museum  | Bring $10 for lunch in the cafe.  |  Drop off:  10am  Pickup: 1pm

Friday, August 9  |  Tour the Capitol  |  Free tour beings at 10am  Pickup: 12pm

Zip codes: 78701, 78703, 78705, 78751

Friday, June 28  |  Downtown Library  |  Optional $5/10 to purchase a beverage in the cafe.  |  Drop off: 10am  Pickup: 12pm

Friday, July 26  |  Bullock Museum  | Bring $10 for lunch in the cafe.  |  Drop off:  10am  Pickup: 1pm

Friday, August 23  |  Tour the Capitol  |  Free tour beings at 10am  Pickup: 12pm

Call to reserve a spot: 512-472-6339

austin WEST

Bounded by the Colorado River to the west and south and Loop 360 and US 183 to the north, this region serves downtown Austin as well as Central Austin, Old West Austin, Hyde Park, Rosedale, Tarrytown, Allandale, Northwest Hills and North Shoal Creek.


MON 78751, 78756, 78757, 78758, 78759
HEB (Far West) | Walmart (Northcross)
WED 78701, 78703, 78705, 78731
HEB (Far West) | Walmart (Northcross)

Van passengers need to reserve their seats at least three business days in advance by phoning 512.472.6339. All are morning trips.

How you can help ….

SHARE SOME OF YOUR TIME: Even if driving’s not your cup of tea there are a world of ways to help your homebound senior neighbors. Are you good with a wrench? Join our brigade of part- time handymen. Like to visit? Make occasional home visits; they’re always welcome. Like spending time on the phone? Check in with a senior neighbor who’d love a chat? How about helping out in our office part time? Assisting in our next fund-raiser? Passing out flyers? If you have the time, we have the task.

PROVIDE FINANCIAL SUPPORT: Donations make it possible for Drive a Senior to serve our nearby senior citizens and to plan to continue that service  as the needs grow. You can donate to Drive a Senior – West Austin online here. And there lots of other ways a little contribution can turn into a lot of rides, such as:

Spread that smile around…

Make Drive a Senior – West Austin the recipient of your Amazon Smile program and whenever you make a purchase Amazon sends  us a “finders’ fee.” That way everybody smiles.

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RideShare … and share with us

The next time you venture into Austin, leave the driving to Ride Austin and  ‘Round Up’ for Drive a Senior in the app. We get the difference between your fare and the next whole dollar. Every time.

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Reward us too …

You already save money with your Randall’s Remarkable card. But you can also make money for Drive a Senior with your grocery purchases. Visit the Courtesy Booth at your Randall’s and add our number (below) to associate our cause with your card. Randall’s will send a check  for 1 per cent of all grocery purchases by Remarkable Card holders who add our number. You only need to add the number once. Here’s that number: 7670 


2601 Exposition Blvd.  | Austin, TX 78703





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