Del Mar Community Connections’ (DMCC) mission is to help and serve the senior population of Del Mar so that they may age independently and vibrantly in their homes. Incorporated in 2000, DMCC is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of dedicated and local volunteers. With their guidance and two full-time employees, DMCC is able to achieve their mission of offering numerous social, cultural, health, and educational activities. DMCC also provides alternative transportation options to help our community thrive.

Dial-A-Ride is a City service offering affordable transportation to low-income residents who are unable to operate a motor vehicle and/or use public transportation due to their physical limitations from advanced age or disability. Eligible applicants must be:

  • Legal residents of the City of Solana Beach; and

  • 65 years of age or older (or receiving social security retirement or equivalent benefit) or physically disabled; and

  • Have a specific gross income/household size ratio.

Eligible participants may purchase one taxi voucher booklet per month. Each booklet cost $7.50 per month and has a value of $20.00. Vouchers are non-transferable and may only be used with eligible taxi service providers.

  • Courtesy Cab (858) 755-3730

  • Yellow Cab (760) 722-4214 (619) 234-6161

Applications are available at City Hall (front desk) or can be mailed/emailed. Please call City Hall for more information at 858-720-2400.

FACT maintains a comprehensive database of transportation services operated by public transportation agencies, social services agencies, faith-based organizations and specialized transportation services in San Diego County. Referrals can be accessed through the “Find A Ride” search tool or by calling FACT’s toll free number (888) 924-3228, 9 AM – 4 PM on weekdays.

When you make the tough decision to turn in your keys, Jewish Family Service's dedicated team of volunteers show up to drive you where you need to go – whether to the doctor, the grocery store, or lunch with friends. More than a ride, On the Go is about fueling the sense of connection, independence, and mobility that defines aging well.