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The Crawford County Council on Aging is a private non-profit organization established in 1974. Its mission is to enhance the quality of life and promote independence for older adults in Crawford County by providing in-home and community-based services which will allow them to live with dignity in the community.

 

Transportation

Crawford County Council on Aging provides transportation to seniors (60 years & older) and individuals with disabilities.  Rides for the general public can be provided if seating is available.  Transportation services operate Monday through Friday from 6:00am to 5:00pm. Door to door services are provided to various medical appointments, grocery stores, beauty shops, etc. Vans are equipped with wheelchair lifts and the drivers are trained in all areas of transportation.

Out-of-county medical appointments are scheduled for passengers 60 years and older to out-of-county medical appointments as follows:

Tuesday: Marion
Wednesday: Mansfield
Thursday: Columbus

Requests for trips can be made no sooner than thirty days in advance, but should be made at least 24 hours in advance. Same day request will be scheduled if time and space are available. Your request will be coordinated with others to serve as many persons as possible.

To request a trip, contact the Council on Aging. You will be asked to give required pertinent, personal information and trip information, including the exact address of your destination.

A fare is collected each time a passenger boards the van. Passengers must have the exact fare. Drivers cannot make change.

  • Passengers 60 years of age and older are not required to pay a fare, but are expected to make a donation.
  • Each time a passenger boards city to city within the county $3.00 each way.
  • Trip within same city is $2.00 each way.
  • Disabled passengers anywhere in the county $1.00 (proof of disability required) each way.

To file a complaint, compliment, or suggestion please fill out the form below and send it back to coa@cccoa.org.