DuRide offers door-through-door service. If you need help with steps, heavy doors, walkers or carrying packages, DuRide will assist you from the car to your home and back, if you'd like.
Special thanks to:
• Anderson Grant Foundation
• City of Dubuque
• Community Foundation of Greater Dubuque
• Dubuque Racing Association
• McGraw-Hill Employee Volunteer Grant Program
for grant contributions to DuRide.
We reached our 50,000th Ride Milstone!
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"Dubuque’s DuRide hits 50,000-passenger milestone" -KCRG
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"The beat goes on for Orwoll and transportation service DuRide"
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Video interview with Greg Orwoll
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Getting Seniors where they want to go...
What is DuRide?
DuRide is a local non-profit service that provides a safe and personalized transportation option for seniors who are unable or do not want to drive any longer. DuRide offers private car service 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. DuRide is a safe and economical way for seniors to maintain their independence and stay connected with family, friends and the community. All DuRide volunteers complete a background check, hold a valid driver's license, and proof of insurance.
Who Can Use DuRide? And where?
If you are 65 or older, you can use DuRide. If you have a parent
or relative who would benefit from using DuRide, you can set up
an account for them. DuRide is available in Dubuque, Asbury and
How Do You Use DuRide?
You can call DuRide to arrange for transportation whenever you need it, for whatever you need. If you don’t drive anymore, or don’t want to get out in the traffic or bad weather, DuRide can help. Just call DuRide to get where you need to go. You will ride with a licensed, insured volunteer in a private car.You can schedule rides and carpool with your friends to save money, too. Use DuRide for these and other trips:
- Appointments and errands
- Grocery store and meals out
- Church services
- Visiting friends and relatives
- Taking a class
- Recreational activities - movies, concerts,
plays, casino, exercise
Watch a Video about DuRide
video via LCTV13
DuRide is a member of the
Dubuque Area Chamber of Commerce.