Transportation Assistance

Transportation Assistance

CAW/M is actively participating in the Transportation Coalition in both counties in an attempt to help find solutions for the ongoing transportation issues in Wayne and Medina County.

Available Programs

  • FREE IN COUNTY TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE

    Provides one free transportation benefit a month.

    • In Medina County clients can choose between tokens for the fixed bus route or a pass for the demand bus system. Medina clients that qualify for the Elderly and Disabled program through the Medina transit system are eligible for larger benefits if approval is proven.
    • Wayne County residents are eligible for a round trip ride with a locally contracted transportation provider or 3 all-day transit passes. Round trip rides require a 48-hour notice and are arranged by CAW/M staff with locally contracted transportation providers. Riders that can also get one additional stop, if needed, on that same day.

    Qualifications: total household income at or below 125% of the federal poverty guidelines.

  • FREE OUT OF COUNTY MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANCE

    Wayne County residents are eligible for free out-of-county medical transportation that is funded by a grant from the Austin Bailey Health and Wellness Foundation and North Canton Medical Foundation. Round trip rides require a 48-hour notice and are arranged by CAW/M staff with locally contracted transportation providers. Wheelchair-accessible vehicles are available. 

    Qualifications: total household income at or below 125% of the federal poverty guidelines.

  • CITY OF WOOSTER

    Residents may purchase subsidized transportation passes to travel inside the Wooster City limits. The applications for free required program IDs, as well as the reduced rate passes, are only available at CAW/M. Options available are:

    • $4- one-way cab pass
    • $35- ten one-way WORK ONLY cab passes (these may include work sites within a 2 miles radius of Wooster)
    • $4- one-way wheelchair transportation
    • $1- one Transit pass
    • $3- all day unlimited Transit rides
    • $12- all week unlimited Transit rides
    • $35- all month unlimited Transit rides

    Qualifications: total household income at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines, live and travel with in Wooster City Limits.

  • WOOSTER TRANSIT

    Passes for the Transit may be purchased at full price by the general public at CAW/M. The prices are 2 times the amounts listed under the city program options ($2, $6, $24, $70)

    Qualifications: open to the public

    Wooster Transit Schedule

  • MOBILITY MANAGEMENT

    Wayne County Mobility Management is a transportation partnership committed to the coordination of transportation services countywide and exploring new opportunities to improve transportation options for Wayne County residents. Mobility Management seeks to optimize ALL transportation resources in our community. Helping to inform, improve, and assist specialized transportation needs for older adults, people with disabilities, and individuals with lower incomes through a wide range of general public activities.

    View Locally Coordinated Transportation Plan

    Transportation Options

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