Connections transportation services

Connections provides wheelchair accessible transportation for patients’ medical appointments to and from several service locations. It is funded by the West Valley Hospital Foundation and staffed entirely by West Valley Hospital volunteers.

Service locations

Anyone living in Polk County can be taken to any medical, dental, or vision appointment from any service provider in Polk County. Common locations include, but are not limited to:

West Valley Hospital
Salem Health Medical Clinic – Dallas
Salem Health Medical Clinic – Monmouth
Salem Health Specialty Clinic – Dallas
Dallas Family Medicine – Dallas
Oregon Family Health – Dallas
Central Health and Wellness – Independence
Salveo Family Medicine – Dallas
Flaming Medical Center – Dallas


Weekdays, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Volunteer or schedule a ride!

Simply call 503-831-3474. Please make your reservation at least seven days before your appointment.

This is a purely volunteer and philanthropy driven transportation service, so your support is greatly appreciated! If you’d like to help contribute toward this cause, please visit our donation page or apply to become a volunteer driver.

This van has been a wonderful, free resource for patients in need. Read a testimonial from a patient who used Connections to get to and from surgery at West Valley Hospital.

Connections transportation services