Cumberland County Transportation Department

Cumberland County Transportation Department


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General Information
Description of ServiceCCTD drivers will provide transportation if the client is Present at the pick-up curb and can depart the vehicle at the drop off point. CCTD drivers are not personal care attendants. The Shared Ride system is wheelchair accessible. The CCTD drivers are not responsible to care for a client if no one is home. If a client needs help getting to and from the pick up point, the client must make the necessary arrangements.
Shared Ride service is not a taxi or limousine. Clients share the vehicle with others taking similar trips. You may need to adjust your travel times to accommodate other client's schedules. Space is limited and can't be guaranteed, and service depends on demand. In rural parts of the County, service is limited. Clients should be flexible about when they travel and on what route they are taken.
LocationCumberland
Geographical AreaCumberland
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible vehicles available.
Helpful TipsCCTD Shared Ride service may be thought of as a bus service. It provides curb-to-curb transportation for Cumberland County residents to anywhere in Cumberland County. Limited transportation to Hershey Medical Center, as well as Services just over Dauphin & Franklin County lines. CCTD tries when applicable with surrounding counties.
 
Client Information
Age GroupAll Ages
GenderEither
EligibilityAny Cumberland County resident may use Shared Ride. All clients must pre-register for the service before requesting a trip. The fare depends on the purpose of the trip and if any of our various sources fund it.

Clients may be eligible for one or more funding programs.

Some of the sources that provide funding for eligible county residents include:

> Shared Ride Program for Senior Citizens

Individuals aged 60 and older may use Shared Ride trips for a medical appointment, banking, grocery shopping, employment, post office, senior center, adult day care center, pharmacy, social service agency, Laundromat, hospital/nursing home admittanceor discharge, and visiting for immediate family members (spouse or children). There is no charge if you have registered with the Cumberland County Area Agency on Aging.

For all other trips, if you are 65 or older and have registered with the Lottery program, you would pay the reduced fare (15% of the full fare). If you are 65 or older and live within ? mile of a public bus route and your destination is within ? mile of a public bus route, you should use the fixed route/public bus transportation when possible. An exception may be made for unusual circumstances.

The public mass transportation provider offers free transportation during non-peak hours, however, you must obtain an ID card from the provider. Contact Capital Area Transit (CAT) at 717-238-8304 or Shippensburg Raider Regional Transit at 717-530-8891 for more information.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesVary, call for details.
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name TRUNC To schedule an appointment for transportation, call the CCTD office Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. You may call up to three weeks before your appointment date but no later than noon of the working day prior to your ap
Contact's Position TRUNC To schedule an appointment for transportation, call the CCTD office Monday through Friday between 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. You may call up to three weeks before your appointment date but no later than noon of the working day prior to your ap
Physical Site Address 1 310 Allen Rd
Physical Site Address 2 Suite 201
Physical Site City, State, Zip Carlisle, PA 17013
Mailing Address 1 310 Allen Rd
Mailing Address 2 Suite 201
Mailing City, State, Zip Carlisle, PA 17013
Main Phone 800-315-2546
Service Location Email transportation@ccpa.net
Web Address www.ccpa.net
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Cumberland County Transportation Department
Affiliated Program: Cumberland County Transportation Department
This Service: Cumberland County Transportation Department
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Local Transportation (BT-4500)
Public Transit Authorities (BT-8400.6400)
Ride Sharing Programs (BT-4500.4500-700)