Text Box: “Rides for Jobs” is a program to assist low-income individuals with employment related transportation.  Funding for this program is provided by the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation.



ECTC’s role is to arrange cost effective employment-related transportation for eligible individuals in the region.



Services are available to low-income individuals who meet the income guidelines listed in the Transit Referral Guide below and are referred by an employment and training system Caseworker.


Note:  All services provided are contingent upon available funding.

Transit Referral Guide (word document resource guide for case managers)

Eastern Connecticut Transportation Consortium, Inc.

Our mission is to promote the coordination and consolidation of paratransit services for persons of low-income, elderly and disabled individuals in eastern Connecticut.

Providing transportation to eligible low-income individuals for employment related activities including jobs, job search, interviews, job clubs, etc.

Main#: 860-848-5910

Fax#: 860-848-5917

Rides for Jobs Program

Eastern Connecticut Workforce Investment Board (EWIB)

Car based Solutions Resources:

Transit Referral Guide (pdf document resource guide for case managers)

Individual Forms:


Car Based Solutions currently closed to all customers.

Effective 3/31/19 the mileage reimbursement portion of the Rides for Jobs program will be closed.  Please submit any mileage reimbursements to ECTC no later than 12pm Monday 4/8/19 for processing.  Anything received after that date will not be processed. 

Mileage reimbursement is still available for JFES, WIOA, MPI through EWIB, staff just need to follow the process of pre-approval. 

The Bike voucher program will also be closed as of that date.Bus passes will remain available to all eligible clients as funding allows.