Lend a Hand of Boulder City is a donation-based service available to Boulder City residents 60 years or older, or the disabled, who need assistance to remain independent. We have no set fees for service and no minimum number of hours. We are often the only service alternative for lower or fixed income residents. Lend
In urgent cases we will do our best to schedule a driver on short notice, but we cannot guarantee transportation. For true medical emergencies, call 911.
We require five (5) business days lead time to schedule transportation so we can match the client’s needs with a driver and then confirm the assignment with the client. Every attempt will be made to accommodate each service request. Services are not guaranteed as it will depend on volunteer availability.
We have some drivers who will transport anywhere in the Las Vegas Valley from Boulder City.
We can transport people who can transfer from their wheelchair to a volunteer’s vehicle. Our agency vehicle is also equipped to transport a wheelchair passenger in their wheelchair, but client height and wheelchair size limitations apply. A pre-transport consultation may be necessary. When requesting transportation, it’s important to let the staff know you have a
When a client calls to schedule an appointment, the office staff locates a volunteer to drive and telephones the client with the volunteer’s name and pick up time. The volunteer then telephones the client 24hrs prior to service to confirm and verify the details. Depending on what the visit requires, the driver may stay with
Our transportation priority is for required medical appointments and basic needs such as grocery shopping. We do understand the value of other errands, however, and have drivers who will gladly transport for a variety of needs within Boulder City.