Through the Reliable Independent Drivers for the Elderly (RIDE) Program, JFS provides round-trip rides to medical appointments for elderly or disabled adults at no cost to clients. This, in turn, increases independence, promoting well-being and improving access to healthcare for program participants.
For RIDE information & appointments call 407-644-7593 x239 Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 2 PM to 4 PM.
Meet our RIDE Coordinator:
Claudia Tobin has been with JFS Orlando since 2012. Claudia began at JFS Orlando as a Receptionist and has since accepted the additional position of RIDE Coordinator. As one of JFS Orlando’s receptionists, Claudia is responsible for greeting visitors, handling inquiries from clients, donors, and volunteers, and operation of the Pearlman Emergency Food Pantry. In addition to supporting the front office, as JFS Orlando’s RIDE Coordinator, Claudia is responsible for the transportation to medical appointments for seniors and/or disabled adults. Claudia acts as the liaison between our clients and the transportation company to ensure our client’s are satisfied.