American Cancer Society (ACS)

(406) 728-1004, M-F 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Missoula Office)
1-(800)-ACS (227)-2345, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
www.cancer.org
ACS-sponsored programs include:
• Patient Lodging Program: designed for cancer patients and one caregiver who .
must travel more than 50 miles or 90 minutes to receive cancer treatment. …
Participating hotels provide complimentary rooms to patients on a space ……
available basis. Call 1-(800)-ACS (227)-2345 eight to ten days in advance …
to arrange.
• Road to Recovery: volunteers provide ground transportation to treatments ……
and home again free of charge for cancer patients.
• Mineral County contact: Patti Pickering (406) 822-7425 or cell
(406) 822-2021 or Cathy Kuhl (406) 822-4435
• Missoula County contact: Norma Howlett (406) 626-5318
• Ravalli County contact: Donna Turjan (406) 777-5337

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Summit Independent Living Center
700 SW Higgins Ave., Ste. 101, Missoula, MT 59803
(406) 728-1630 (voice/TTD)
www.summitilc.org
Group training and individual consultations for people with disabilities,
businesses and employers, government agencies, commercial facilities and
transportation operators. Architectural accessibility surveys, seminars, referral
to local resources for architectural or operational modifications and tax
incentive information.

Bitterroot Bus, Council on Aging

310 Old Corvallis Rd.
Hamilton, MT 59840
(406) 363-7484
www.ravalliccoa.org/transportation.html
Bitterroot Bus offers bus service to the general public – call to schedule ahead
of time. Service daily in the Hamilton area; Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri between
Stevensville and Hamilton; Tues between Hamilton and Missoula; and Wed
between Darby and Hamilton. Fare varies with distance.

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Van

Department of Montana Volunteer Transportation Network
(406) 363-8396
www.dav.org/veterans/MSO.aspx
DAV Van provides free transportation for Veterans to VA approved medical
appointments across the state – from Missoula to Billings. Call to schedule 72
hours in advance.

iRide Van Pool

Missoula Ravalli Transportation Management Association (MR TMA)
(406) 327-1510
www.mrtma.org/iride-vanpool.html
A vanpool is a prearranged group of five to fifteen people who share their
commute to and from work or school. The group enjoys low fares and a
comfortable commute in a 15-passenger vanpool vehicle. Each vanpool vehicle
is equipped with individual reclining seats, lighting and heating/cooling units.
The i Ride vanpool currently has 18 routes serving Missoula, Ravalli, Lake and
Mineral counties. Routes are designed to accommodate the riders and can
change from day to day. Please call the office for assistance in finding if a route
will work for you.