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:


Effective 11/9/18 we will close the Car Based Solutions to all customers except JFES, WIOA (Workforce Innovation  & Opportunity Act) and EWIB program clients.  Anything in the queue and approved will be honored as long as invoices are received no later than 30 days  of the approval date on the request.

Effective 12/15/18;  Taxi/Dial-a-ride & Mileage reimbursement will only be open to JFES, WIOA (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act) and EWIB program clients only.  We will set up transportation for all other eligible clients up to that date only.  Any trips in the queue that were previously approved will be honored.