Garfield County Department of Human Services- Garfield County Department of Human Services
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Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
Description of Service
The Traveler provides wheelchair accessible, curb to curb, demand responsive, driver-assisted transportation to Garfield County residents, 65 or older or disabled adults (over 18) who have difficulty using public or private transportation services.
Based in Glenwood Springs and Rifle, the Traveler serves qualified individuals within the following service area parameters: a five (5) mile radius off of Interstate 70 between Parachute and Glenwood Springs, and a five (5) mile radius off of Hwy 82 between Glenwood Springs and Carbondale. To help support its operation, the Traveler does
request a voluntary contribution for the services it provides.
Application, will be mailed to the caller/client
After eligibility is determined through the application and functional assessment a persons request for transportation service must be made a minimum of 48 hours prior to the service.All appointments are to made by calling the Traveler Dispatcher between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Seniors age 60 or older or disabled adults (over 18) who have difficulty using public or private transportation services.
Fees or Charges
Types of Fees
Approximately $2.00 per ride in town, $3.00 between towns and $20.00 for round trip to Grand Junction
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, closed major holidays
Glenwood Springs, 970-945-9191, Rifle, 970-625-5282