"To advocate, connect and deliver social services to communities ensuring a dignified and meaningful life for all."
Project Amistad is a not for profit agency established to provide services to elderly persons, persons with disabilities, and persons at risk. It provides a variety of Transportation Programs as well as the Guardianship & Money Management Program. These programs have served tens of thousands of persons throughout West Texas since the agency was established in 1976.
The Medical Transportation Program serves the six West Texas Counties of El Paso, Hudspeth, Culberson, Jeff Davis, Brewster, and Presidio.
Project Amistad is also the designated Managed Transportation Organization (MTO) serving Medicaid patients in 23 counties of Far West Texas.
The Guardianship & Money Management Program serves the same six west Texas Counties and the Greater Midland-Odessa Area, as far as San Angelo and Big Springs, Texas! An office in Midland, Texas was established in 2008 to serve these counties.
The agency is the second largest transportation agency in the El Paso area, second to the City of El Paso’s Sun Metro.
TITLE VI NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC
Title VI of the Civil Rights of 1964 and related statutes prohibiting discrimination in federally assisted program require that no person in the United States of America shall, on the grounds of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal assistance.
Any person who believes they have been harmed by an unlawful discriminatory practice regarding Project Amistad's programs has a right to file a formal complaint with Project Amistad. Any such complaint must be in writing and submitted to the Project Amsitad Director of Human Resources within one hundred eighty (180) days following the date of the alleged occurrence.
Download Complaint Form here.
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