Project Ride to Health

Our Mission

Project Ride to Health’s mission is to increase healthcare access to Polk County residents through the provision of FREE transportation via Uber Health.

The goal is to improve health outcomes by ensuring the right patient, receives the right ride, at the right time.


What we Do

Through a new partnership with Uber Health, We care now provides FREE independent transportation to and from the following types of health care appointments.

Cancer Care Primary Care
Dental Psychiatric Treatment
Diagnostic/Labs Psychosocial Rehabilitation
Family Intensive Treatments Specialty Care
Health Education Substance Abuse Counseling
Mental Health Counseling Substance Abuse Treatment
Physical Therapy Vision and Eye care

Who We Serve

We Care serves Polk County residents who have NO insurance of any kind (include the Polk Health Care Plan, Medicaid and Medicare) and are at or below the 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines.

How Can You Help?

Imagine doing something amazing today! There are lots of ways you can make a difference.

  • Make a one-time donation It all adds up and we are grateful for every donation, large or small.
  • Donate on a monthly basis. Multiply your impact with a regular monthly donation.
  • Donate in Tribute. Honor or remember a special person or event with your donation.
  • Coordinate a fundraiser.

100% of your donation will go to direct patient care.

We Care is a recipient of and is partially funded by Polk County's voter-approved 1/2 cent sales tax for indigent health care.