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“One Call” Transportation Center

715-341-4490

General Information

Portage County Aging & Disability Resource Center (ADRC) transportation services have merged with Stevens Point transportation services.  The consolidated program offers a variety of transportation services for residents in Portage County.

 

Nutrition Program

Eligibility: individuals age 60 and over and their spouses.

Rides are provided to the following senior dining sites: Lincoln Center in Stevens Point, Junction City Park Lodge, Plover Municipal Center and Jensen Community Center in Amherst.

Either a bus or a volunteer driver will pick you up at your door and return you home after lunch.

To request a ride, call the transportation office, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Rides should be reserved at least 24 hours in advance.

Donations are welcome.

 

Volunteer Driver Program

Eligibility: age 60 and over and individuals with disabilities.

Volunteers will provide rides to medical, nutritional and other essential business appointments.

To request a ride, call the transportation office, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Rides should be reserved at least 48 hours in advance.

Donations are welcome. 

 

Grocery Shopping (Stevens Point)

Eligibility: age 60 and over and individuals with disabilities.

Grocery shopping opportunities are offered on Mondays to Trigs, Copps, Save A Lot, Aldi and Walmart.

To request a ride, call the transportation office, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Rides should be reserved at least 24 hours in advance.

Donations are welcome.

 

Taxi Service (Stevens Point/Plover area)

Eligibility: age 60 and over and individuals with disabilities.

If your ride starts in Stevens Point or Plover and ends in Stevens Point or Plover it will be set up with the local taxi service.

To request a ride, call the transportation office, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Rides should be reserved at least 24 hours in advance.

Cost:  $3.50 co-pay for a one way trip.

 

Veterans Program

Eligibility: must be a veteran of the U.S. military.

Rides are provided to and from scheduled VA medical appointments.

To request a ride, call 608-504-1313.

Rides should be reserved at least 48 hours in advance.

Cost:  FREE.

 

Fixed Route Bus Service

Eligibility: no age requirement.

Provides city bus rides to Stevens Point, Whiting and Crossroads Commons shopping center in Plover. All buses are wheelchair accessible.

Free training is offered to individuals who wish to learn how to use public transit and become more independent and confident using the bus.

Cost: $1.00 adults, $.50 seniors and persons with disabilities and $.65 youth.

 

Point Plus Paratransit Service

Eligibility: no age requirement.

Point Plus is a specialized door-to-door service for individuals living in the City of Stevens Point and the Village of Whiting who qualify under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) guidelines.  Your eligibility must be certified for participation. 


To request an application, call the transportation office or visit our website at stevenspoint.com.

Cost: $2.00 for a one way trip.

 

Cycling Without Age 

Notification to Public of Rights under Title VI

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