Serving Seniors In

Amador County

Calaveras County

Tuolumne County


For older adults who can no longer drive, trying to get to a needed doctor’s appointment, pick up a prescription, go to the grocery store, or check the post office box for mail can be a struggle.

Having access to transportation is one of the keys to independent living, especially for seniors living in rural communities.


Call (209) 498-2246

Silver Streak Transport provides services to residents living in Amador, Calaveras and Tuolumne counties. This program is operated by Common Ground Senior Services and provides rides to residents unable to utilize traditional transportation options, such as public transit, and have no other means of transportation for health and wellness appointments.

Silver Streak may also provide transportation for grocery shopping, trips to the post office, or other needed errands, based on schedules and availability of drivers.

In addition, transports are available for out-of-county non-emergency medical appointments.

Please note:  these rides may be shared with others.

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Divers Needed

For information, please call

(209) 498-2246

What Our Riders Are Saying

“Thank you so very much for your kind efforts in procuring transportation for my husband on short notice.  We are very glad we decided to try Common Ground SS”

Donetti O

“Just a note to say thank you for always being there when I needed you for my physical therapy at the Cancer Center.  Your drivers were outstanding; always dependable, courteous and helpful.”

Helen T.

“Thanks so much for the extra effort to provide a driver for my pre-surgery trips to the hospital at Folsom for knee surgery.  Also, much thanks to Bill who was an excellent driver.”

Mike D

Eligilibilty For Transports

 Resident of Amador, Calaveras and Tuolumne Counties

60+ years of age

Disabled adults 


Hours of Operation

Call Toll Free (800) 303-4799

Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Weekend request are subject to availability of driver

NOTE – Out-of-county transports may, at times, have earlier departure schedules or later return schedules from that of normal hours of operatioion

IMPORTANT– When arranging for transportation, it is best to give us 10 days advanced notice.

Volunteer And Help Us Make A Difference

You can help make a significant difference in the life of a senior, a vet, or a disabled person by becoming a volunteer driver. Be it one day a week or one day a month, your service means a lot to all of us in the community.  To learn more, call (209) 498-2246 or Toll Free (800) 303-4799

NOTE:  Common Ground Senior Services is committed to providing transportation that is free from discrimination on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.  Any person who believes they have been discriminated against based on race, color or national origin with regard to transportation services delivered has the right to file a complaint within 180 days of the alleged incident. 

A complaint from is available HERE.

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This program is partially funded by Area 12 Agency on Aging, Calaveras County, and contributions by riders.

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