VETSRIDE 2020 IS BACK! SIGN UP AT THE MOVA OFFICES (M-F, 9AM - 5PM)
Ensure you bring proof of DC residency, DD-214 or VA Card and a statement for your annual income.
Call 202-724-5454 for more details.
The Mayor’s Office of Veterans Affairs ("MOVA") is resuming the VetsRide transportation program for District of Columbia (DC) veterans. VetsRide is a partnership between Via, Department of For-Hire Vehicles (DFHV) and MOVA that provides convenient, affordable, and efficient transportation for Veterans in DC seeking educational, health, employment, or housing services. Program eligibility is restricted to veteran residents of Washington DC with annual income less than $30,000. VetsRide participants will receive four, one-way ride vouchers per month with the options of rolling over two unused vouchers every month.
VetsRide hours of operation are Monday to Friday 6:00am – 10:00pm within the borders of Washington D.C. Documentation evidencing eligibility may be requested by MOVA.
MOVA prohibits use of the VetsRide Program ("Program") service for any purpose that is not explicitly authorized by the Program terms and conditions.
Program participants may only use Program rides for the following:
(a) Medical treatment and/or appointments
(b) Educational Opportunities
(c) Employment Interviews
(d) Housing appointments
MOVA encourages voucher ridesharing, however, ridesharing is restricted to the following participants:
(a) Other veterans who are also eligible for the Program;
(b) Family members of eligible veterans; and
(c) Authorized caregivers for eligible veterans