Transportation to the Houston Medical Center

Texas Children’s Kangaroo Crew

Kangaroo Crew brings critically ill babies and children to Texas Children's Hospital from all over the nation and Central America for expert care.

www.texaschildrens.org/departments/kangaroo-crew 

American Red Cross

Provides free transportation to and from the Medical Center. Se habla Española. Dependent on volunteer availability.

713-526-8300 www.redcross.org/local/texas/gulf-coast

American Red Cross - Pasadena

Provides transportation within Pasadena and to and from the Medical Center, se habla Español. Operates within Pasadena - 8:00 am - 2:00 pm Mon-Fri, to Medical Center 8:00 am -1:00 pm Tues and Thur. (arrive between 9:00-9:30 am and ready to pick-up @ 1:00 pm)

713-943-7000 www.redcross.org/local/texas/gulf-coast

Compass to Care

Schedules and pays for travel arrangements to the hospital where the child is being treated for cancer. Child must be under 18, on active treatment, demonstrate financial need, live in and be traveling within the US.

www.compasstocare.org

Grind for Life

Provides financial assistance to cancer patients and their families when traveling long distances to doctors and hospitals. Those who qualify may request assistance for travel and lodging expenses, meals, and personal needs.

www.grindforlife.org

METRO

Houston Public Transportation

713-635-4000 www.ridemetro.org

METROLift

METROLift provides transportation for persons with disabilities who cannot board, ride or disembark from a METRO fixed-route bus, even if that bus is equipped with a wheelchair lift or ramp.

www.ridemetro.org/Pages/MLEligibility.aspx

We’ll Get This

Provides transportation for families who need assistance to and from medical appointments.

713-817-0328 www.wellgetthis.org

Your Ride is Here

Provides transportation to and from treatment for those fighting cancer. No charge.

www.yourrideishere.org

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