This program is funded by Penn-Dot. It provides rides for Seniors to go to Doctor appointments, Senior Centers, family outings, shopping, etc.
To be a part of the program, you must complete an application with Westmoreland Transit. You must provide proof of birth date with one of the following: driver's license, ID card, birth certificate, Baptismal certificate, passport, military discharge papers or a PACE card.
Once your application is approved, you will receive a transit card. This card may be used with Westmoreland Transit, Mid-Mon Valley Transit, Allegheny Port Authority and many others.
To schedule a ride, call Westmoreland Transit at 1-800-242-2706. Monday-Friday 8a-4p. They can not do "same day" trips, but you may schedule up to 2 weeks in advance. They schedule trips for Monday-Friday, 6a-9p and Saturday 7a-7p.
Westmoreland Transit contracts with several taxi companies and bus lines. They provide transportation in regular cars / vans, wheelchair vans and buses.
Most medical rides are $1-$3, no matter the distance.
Andrea Bach is the Administrator of Ark Twin Valley Personal Care Home. She has over 20 years experience in the Healthcare industry and would be happy to answer any questions you may have about healthcare.