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Does the Senior Center provide transportation to doctor appointments and food shopping?

Transportation services offered by Hamilton Township are for seniors that are physically able to walk to and from the vehicle. At this time, we are not able to offer transportation services to seniors confined to a wheelchair.  The senior does not need to be a member of the senior center to utilize the transportation services.

Doctor’s Appointments
The Center will provide transportation for our seniors Monday through Friday from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Advance noticed is needed to arrange your transportation. To arrange transportation please call 890-3686.

Food Shopping
The Center will provide transportation for our seniors that have no other means to go food shopping, on a weekly or bi-weekly basis. The supermarket is at the discretion of the Township driver depending on their route for the day. The transportation is available Monday through Thursday. Advance notice is needed to arrange your shopping trip. To arrange transportation, please call 890-3686.

The Mercer County T.R.A.D.E provides transportation to the Hamilton Township Nutrition Site (Hamilton Senior Center) Monday through Friday. T.R.A.D.E. is able to assist the wheelchair bound senior in their transportation needs. For more information, please call 530-1971.

Access Link
Is a nationwide transportation service offered to seniors and handicapped individuals with a minimal charge. Call 1-800-955-2321 for more information.

Medi Transport
Is a medical transportation services for Medicaid, wheelchair and ambulatory seniors. Two options are available: Self-pay ($80.00 and up). Medicaid patients must go through a social worker and need 48 hours notice. For Medi-Transport of Mercer County call 609-586-7171.

Updated 12/13/2018 1:47 PM
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