Red Rose Transit Authority - Public Transportation
Red Rose Access
Red Rose Access provides door-to-door shared ride service for persons with disabilities, senior citizens, and others throughout Lancaster County including:

- Contracts with numerous social service agencies to provide transportation for their clients

- Transportation for senior citizens (65 years and older) who are unable to use, based on a doctor's determination, the bus system or who lack bus service near their residence for trips to the doctor, grocery store. Other trips to places like the theater, restaurant, bingo parlor, or to visit a friend require that the senior citizen pays 15% of the fare


Also provides transportation to medical appointments for Medical Assistance recipients based on the following guidelines:

- The appointment is medically necessary and MA reimbursable

- The client is using the most cost effective means of transportation (bus, mileage reimbursement or taxi)

- ADA Services provides transportation for disabled persons who are unable to use RRTA buses. Service is available in Lancaster City and County. There is an application procedure to determine eligibility. Applications are available at the RRTA office and several other social service agencies such as CAP, EARS, Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing Services, BH/DS, Blind Association, Lancaster Guidance Center, IU13, Occupational Development Center, UDS


- Will provide door-to-door assistance (helping the persons from their front door to the van) for anyone who requests assistance. All requests for service must be made at least one day in advance

- Persons with disabilities service for residents in rural
parts of Lancaster County. Requires certification
that mental or physical disability substantially limits one or more major life activities. Cost is 15% of the full fare depending on service requested

45 Erick Road
Lancaster, PA 17601
Eligibility: Varies with each special program; Persons not eligible for special programs may receive services if they pay the full fare
Hours: Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 5:30pm; Saturday & Sundays 8:00am to 4:00pm
Phone/FAX Numbers
  • (717) 291-1243 Main
  • (800) 892-1122 Toll-Free
  • (717) 397-4761 Fax
  • (717) 358-1935 TDD
Email Address: info@redrosetransit.com
Intake Procedure: Telephone, walk-in
Fee Amounts: Vary with program
Languages Spoken: Spanish
Service Contact: Vicki Weidner - vweidner@sctapa.com or 610-106-4506
Services:
  • Disability Related Transportation
  • Senior Ride Programs
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Red Rose Transit Authority - Public Transportation
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