The Traveler - Garfield County

Garfield County Department of Human Services- Garfield County Department of Human Services

 
Data Provided By
Western Colorado 2-1-1 - WC 211
General Information
Description of ServiceThe 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.
LocationGarfield County
Geographical AreaGarfield County
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureApplication, will be mailed to the caller/client
Intake RequirementsAfter 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.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilitySeniors age 60 or older or disabled adults (over 18) who have difficulty using public or private transportation services.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesSuggested donations
Fee AmountsApproximately $2.00 per ride in town, $3.00 between towns and $20.00 for round trip to Grand Junction
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, closed major holidays
Contact Information
 
Contact's Phone Glenwood Springs, 970-945-9191, Rifle, 970-625-5282
Physical Site Address 1 1402 Blake Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Mailing Address 1 Garfield County Department of Human Services
Mailing Address 2 195 W. 14th Street
Mailing City, State, Zip Rifle, CO 81650
Mail Attention To Garfield County Senior Programs
 
Additional Information
SourceMesa
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Garfield County Department of Human Services
Affiliated Program: Garfield County Department of Human Services- Garfield County Department of Human Services
This Service: The Traveler - Garfield County
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Disability Related Transportation (BT-4500.6500-170)
General Paratransit/Community Ride Programs (BT-4500.6500-280)
Medical Appointments Transportation (BT-4500.6500-500)
Senior Ride Programs (BT-4500.6500-800)