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Waivered Transportation Services 

Transportation: Transportation services necessary to meet the person’s needs and preferences in covered areas, as documented in their support plan.

Common carrier: Transportation provider type that includes buses, taxis, light rail transit, other commercial carriers and vehicles owned or leased by a lead agency. 

Individual driver: Transportation provider type that includes natural supports such as family members, neighbors, friends, community agencies and volunteer driver programs.

Special transportation: Services required to transport people who, because of a physical or mental disability, are unable to use a common carrier and do not require ambulance transportation. It includes either ambulatory or non-ambulatory services.

Covered Services 

Transportation is covered when it is necessary for the person to gain access to:

  • Waiver services

  • Community services, activities and resources 

  • Employment.