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Care-A-Van

Care-A-Van is Kenosha Area Transit’s Para-Transportation Service, operated by Kenosha Achievement Center, Inc. This door-to-door service is available for certified riders with a condition or disability that prevents them from using Kenosha Area Transit fixed-route buses.

Reservations:
Required at least a day in advance, Call 658-9093 or 1-800-678-1559.   

Fare:
$3.50 each way. Please have the exact fare, change cannot be given.

Guests:
You may have a guest join you on your trip. Please let the scheduler know that you have a guest when you call to schedule the ride. Guest fares are $3.50 each way.

Personal Care Attendants:
Approved personal care attendants may travel at no charge. You must indicate you require assistance from an attendant when you apply for para-transit services.

Service Area:
All of Kenosha County East of I-94

Service Hours:
Service hours parallel the Kenosha City Transit hours.
Monday through Friday: 5:55 am – 7:30 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Care-A-Van does not operate on New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day

Reservation Hours:
A scheduler is available Monday through Friday 6:30 am to 6:30 pm. After hours your reservation requests will be recorded on our voice messaging system. A scheduler will return your call confirming your trip.

Certification:
Rider certification is conducted by Kenosha Area Transit. You must complete an application and have your physician certify the information. The application process enables us to understand your functional ability to use transit. You may use Care-A-Van for two round-trips prior to returning a completed application.

Once Kenosha Area Transit receives your completed application, you will be notified of a decision by mail within 21 days, and you can begin scheduling trips. Incomplete applications can significantly delay the review process, and must be completed before additional rides are scheduled.

For further information call Kenosha Transit at: 262-653-4290.

Click here to download the ADA Paratransit Application (PDF)