Open to cancer patients. Patients must have a cancer diagnosis and be travelling for a cancer-related medical appointment. Patients must be able to walk unassisted to and from the vehicle, or have an accompanying caregiver to assist. Patients under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a legally responsible adult such as a parent or caregiver. A 3 business day advance notice is required; not including the date transportation is needed. Service is subject to the availability of volunteer drivers.
Call to find a ride near you 1-800-ACS-2345 (800-277-2345).
The Care Navigation Program at Berkshire Medical Center can help with arrangements when patients are in need of transportation assistance and their family & friends are unable to provide it. Call 413-447-3092.
Northern Berkshire consists of residents of the following cities/towns: Adams, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Florida, New Ashford, North Adams, Savoy and Williamstown.*Please note that typically this program does not have any drivers who will transport patients to Springfield, Boston, or Albany.
ACS Holyoke Office: 413-734-6000
Last formal update: 1/2020