New Jersey Transit
Provides 1 to 14-day advance curb-to-curb transportation to people with disabilities. This service is the Americans with Disabilities Act paratransit service which is comparable to the local accessible fixed route bus service. Requires in-person assessment for eligibility determination.
Delaware River Port Authority
856-968-3347 or 856-968-3348
Fifteen Municipalities directly provide bus transportation to senior citizens and disabled residents of their municipality. This transportation is provided through the cooperation of the Camden County Board of Freeholders, the Camden County Office of Consumer Services for the Disabled and municipal funds. For information regarding the route, days of operation and services provided. The following are the municipalities that provide their own bus service:
- Bellmawr 856-933-1313
- Berlin Borough 856-767-7777
- Berlin Township 856-767-1854
- Brooklawn 856-456-0750
- Cherry Hill 856-661-4802
- Camden 856-757-7339
- Gloucester Township 856-228-4000
- Haddon Township 856-854-1176
- Lawnside 609-929-7412
- Lindenwold 856-783-2121
- Oaklyn 856-858-2457
- Pennsauken 856-665-1000
- Runnemede 856-939-5161
- Voorhees 856-429-4703
PATCO Reduced Fare Program
Any one 65+ years of age or older or disabled may ride the PATCO Speedline during specified times for half fare. Cannot be used during the hours of 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. or between the hours of 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.. Tickets may be purchased at the Transportation Center at Broadway and Mickle Boulevard, Camden.
Reduced Fare Program
New Jersey Transit
Bus and Rail
180 Boyden Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Application for State I.D. Cards for half fare on intra-state or inter-state buses for those 62-64 years of age are available at the Camden County Division of Senior Services. Those 65+ years and older use their Medicare Card. The identification card will be sent to you through the mail from New Jersey Transit. These cards entitle you to ride, during specified hours, anywhere in the State, for half fare. Handicapped persons that do not possess a Medicare Card must request an application by mail.
537 Nicholson Rd.
Audubon, NJ 08106
Provides paratransit services to senior citizens 60+ and disabled residents of Camden County for a variety of purposes including:
is provided to a variety of job training programs and sheltered workshops in Camden County. Transportation is currently available to the Occupational and Training Center, The Abilities Center, Bestwork Industries and various job sites of the Senior Aides Employment program.
NON-EMERGENCY MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION
provides door-to-door rides to doctor offices, hospitals and other medical facilities. Non-Emergency medical rides are currently available anywhere in Camden County, to borderline communities in connecting counties and to major medical facilities in Center City Philadelphia. Funding provided through the Camden County Division of Senior Services and N J Transit.
provides daily transportation to various Camden County Nutrition project sites, the Audubon location of Neighborhood Assistance, the Archway Senior Center in Haddon Heights and the Camden County Social Day Center at Lakeland.
PERSONAL BUSINESS TRANSPORTATION
is available for personal business-type requests in Camden County on a pre-reserved basis. This service may either be provided on an individual basis or grouped with other clients going to the same location. Clients may request transportation for a variety of requests including nursing home/hospital visits, banking, social security office, various agencies, etc. located in Camden County.
The Sen-Han system operates a weekly fixed route shopping service for food shopping and weekly mall shopping in 15 municipalities. This service may be used by any resident of Camden County 60+ years of age, permanently or temporarily disabled individuals. Call 856-456-3344 to inquire about the current stops in your municipality and ask to have a shopping flyer mailed to you.
provides rides for veterans who are medically unable to transport themselves to the Veterans Hospital in Philadelphia.
This service provides door-to-door transportation for senior citizen volunteers registered with the Retired Senior Volunteer Program. For information call RSVP at 856-663-4773.
For schedules and fares