transportation department

The Arc provides comprehensive transportation services to meet the needs of the the individuals we serve. Although our transportation services are not available for general public use and are not for hire, curb to curb transportation services are provided to individuals served by The Arc of Union County including adults who are using walkers, need personal assistance, are in wheelchairs and need wide isles. Individuals served are transported to and from day and residential programs, medical appointments, week-end activities, emergencies and community activities. For more information on our Transportation Department services please contact the Arc at 973-315-0000 or by email: info@arcunion.org

The Arc of Union County Transportation Department’s mission is to provide outstanding transportation services to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

The Arc of Union County provides annually over 220,000 one way trips to over 450 individuals with disabilities, including seniors. There are 85 vehicles in our current fleet that runs over 900,000 miles annually.

The Arc provides round trip transportation to and from:
Day Programs – Recreational Activities – Medical Appointments –
Community Trips – Work

donations

The Arc Transportation Program is always looking for:

  • Donated running vehicles. We prefer running vehicles and try to assign and utilize them within our programs.
  • Step stools. A lot of our consumers require assistance getting on/off our vehicle. Step stools are an important piece of equipment in providing our service.
  • GPS units. This technology helps us to efficiently run our vehicle stops from point A to point B.

timely service

We strive to arrive on time each day. Our drivers and programs follow strict DDD guidelines. Contact us for additional details regarding our service needs and commitments.

safety

The safety of our passengers is our top priority. Drivers receive comprehensive training.

employment opportunities

Looking for a rewarding Part Time job where you can make a difference and give back to the community. We are always looking for good driver and aide candidates for our Transportation Department.

The Arc of Union County – Commitment to Civil Rights – Title VI Policy

We are always looking for feedback on what we do well or how we can improve our service, please contact Frank Caragher, Executive Director

fcaragher@arcunion.org

(973) 315-0010