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Sun Apr 01, 2018 09:00 AM - Fri Nov 30, 2018 05:00 PM


7401 E Duck Lake Rd. #600Lake Leelanau, MI 49653
Driver of the Day and his Ride
Bob Winnie, 96, on right, relies on Larry Hauser for rides each Tuesday to a Traverse City senior center.


ShareCare of Leelanau, Inc. provides Senior Citizens in Leelanau County, MI rides to medical appointments and other services for their health and well-being. Our driver of the day program means you will be assigned to one ride, to pick up a senior at home in Leelanau County and transport them to the appointment, wait for them to complete the appointment and bring them home. Typically the amount of time required is 4 hours. Rides are scheduled through our office manager. Drivers-of-the-Day choose the day they volunteer. For the safety of those receive rides we require drivers to have:

- A valid drivers license
-Provide an up to date insurance certificate reflecting at least $1 million in liability insurance
-ShareCare will request a driving record to check for tickets, accidents etc.
-Take the AARP on line drivers test
-Be less than 80 years of age

Most rides are within Leelanau County or between the County and Traverse City, where the hospital is located. Drivers donate gas and mileage, but we do track miles driven for IRS reporting purposes. If you are interested give us a call!


  • Transportation

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1 day a month
  • Auto Insurance and AARP online drivers test. Less than 80 years of age.

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