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Transportation Assistance

ilp transportationThere are limited funds available through the Independent Living Program (ILP) Individual/Extracurricular and Children's Services Funding for foster youth to assist with transportation needs such as driving permits, driver's training, or bus passes. Requests for funds should be made directly to the Community Services Coordinator at (805) 385-9136.

Emancipated youth should contact the Community Services Coordinator at (805) 385-9174 for information and referrals to transportation resources.

Transportation Resources

  • Camarillo Transit & Dial-A-Rideexitdisclaimer – (805) 988-4228
  • Gold Coast Transit (GCT)exitdisclaimer – (805) 487-4222 or (805) 643-3158
  • Moorpark Transit Systemexitdisclaimer – (805) 529-6864 x257
  • Simi Valley Transit Systemexitdisclaimer – (805) 583-6456
  • Thousand Oaks Transit exitdisclaimer – (805) 375-5473 or (805) 375-5467
  • VISTAexitdisclaimer – regular bus routes and two general public dial-a-ride services. For more information call (800) 438-1112
  • Bus Passes – If you need to purchase a bus pass, call (800) 438-1112
  • Many Motors – (805) 485-6288
  • Many Motors is an automobile donation program whereby donated vehicles are repaired and given a new life. Vehicles are then provided to low-income families striving toward self-sufficiency.

Getting a Driver's License

In order to obtain your driving permit, the California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV)exitdisclaimer requires the following:

1. Completion of Driver's Education Classes (available online)

2. Proof of enrollment in a Driver's Training School

3. Original Birth Certificate (available from the County Recorder's office in the county of birth)

4. Application fee: $33.00

Check out the DMV websiteexitdisclaimer for more information.



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