Somerset County

Provider: Somerset County Transportation System (SCTS)

SCTS is operated by the Community Action Partnership for Somerset County Tableland Services, Inc. Transportation is provided to the general public on a demand response basis. Everyone must be scheduled at least 1 day in advance of the desired service.

 

Area Agency on Aging - Senior Citizens

Passengers are provided service in two age categories. They are 60-64 & 65 and older. Before we can provide transportation service to any senior citizen, our office is responsible for verifying the age of all passengers.

Hours of Operation - Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., no holidays. Additional and extended hours of service are provided on an as needed basis.

Cost - Subsidized fare; passenger pays 15% of full fare.

 

H.S.D.F. - Human Services Development Fund

Requirements: Age 18-59, Low Income Eligible, Live in Somerset County. There is no passenger co-pay for HSDF funded trips. However, HSDF funds are limited and SCTS allocates the funds monthly. Any income and age eligible person must come to our office and complete an eligibility form. Proof of income must be provided.

Hours of Operation - Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., no holidays. Additional and extended hours of service are provided on an as needed basis.

Cost - Free for qualifying individuals.

 

M.A.T.P. - Medical Assistance Transportation Program

This is available to anyone who has a current access card from the Department of Public Welfare. Any eligible person can utilize the van service or can be reimbursed mileage to and from appointments when using their own vehicle. These persons must first come to our office to enroll for this program. Transportation to and from medical appointments and pharmacies are the only trips that are eligible. This funding pays 100% of the fare.

Hours of Operation - Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., no holidays. Additional and extended hours of service are provided on an as needed basis.

Cost - Free for qualifying individuals.

 

Persons With Disabilities, Rural Transportation Program

Provided to Somerset County residents who are certified under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Must be between ages 18-64. Will pay for 85% of the fare, passengers pay 15%. Can be used to commute to and from work site and other destinations such as bank, post office, etc. Pre-registration is required.

Hours of Operation - Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., no holidays. Additional and extended hours of service are provided on an as needed basis.

Cost - Subsidized fare; passenger pays 15% of full fare.


Provider: Greater Johnstown Yellow Cab

Taxi service serving Cambria and Somerset Counties

Hours of Operation - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week


Provider: DC Cab

Taxi service serving Cambria and Somerset Counties

Hours of Operation - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week


Provider: Wills Taxi Services

Taxi service serving Somerset County

Hours of Operation - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week