Transportation

Transportation Program

Rides for Seniors – Lincoln and Wayne County, WV

Call: (844) 549-8353

Lincoln County Opportunity Company, Inc. offers seniors several ways to meet their important transportation needs in Lincoln and Wayne County, WV. Senior transportation assistance is available for seniors ages 60 and better who no longer drive or have no one available to assist with transportation.

Senior Transportation

Lincoln County Opportunity Company, Inc. provides public transportation on scheduled routes. We are proud to offer local seniors safe, reliable rides. Our goal is to help make it easier for our seniors to continue aging with dignity in their own homes while maximizing overall well-being.

Riders age 60 and older ride FREE.

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Medical transportation is our # 1 priority. Transportation for other purposes such as light grocery shopping and running errands may also be available, as long as they do not interrupt the medical transport schedule. Lincoln County Opportunity Company, Inc. operates a van for non-emergency assisted transportation.

How Does It Work?

  • Call ahead to schedule your non-emergency medical transportation ride.
  • We pick you up at your home
  • We take you to your appointment.
  • We return you to your home afterward.
  • A medical escort is available, as well.

Where Can I Go?

Our non-emergency medical transportation program can provide rides to:

  • Dialysis
  • Medical Appointments
  • Dental Appointments
  • Testing Centers
  • Wellness Centers

Call Ahead for Monday - Friday Rides

Non-Emergency Medical Transportation is available Monday through Friday for needs such as those listed above. Seniors are asked to contact us at least 48 to 72 hours prior to the need for transportation to get on the schedule. Call: (844) 549-8353.

Eligibility – Non-Emergency Medical Transportation

Seniors aged 60+ in Lincoln and Wayne County, WV who are eligible for Medicaid medical coverage can contact us to request transportation. Please plan to provide your Medicaid medical card. Services are billed directly to Medicaid. You will not be responsible for any costs or co-payments. You must call our office at least 48 hours prior to your appointment date to schedule your ride. Call: (844) 549-8353.

Grocery Shopping

Nutrition, Grocery Shopping & Recreational Trips

Transportation is available to and from our senior centers in Wayne and Lincoln County, WV, for noon meals. Shopping trips are scheduled weekly. The driver will help you carry your groceries, if necessary. Transportation is also available for senior meetings, recreational and educational events. This includes areas both in and out of our local service region.

GROCERY SHOPPING AND PRESCRIPTION DRUG PICKUP ARE AVAILABLE IF YOU ARE HOMEBOUND DUE TO ILLNESS OR INJURY

If you are able to leave your home for more than just doctor visits, we encourage you to take advantage of one of our many shopping trips.

Nutrition, Grocery Shopping & Recreational Trips

Transportation is available to and from our senior centers in Wayne and Lincoln County, WV, for noon meals. Shopping trips are scheduled weekly. The driver will help you carry your groceries, if necessary. Transportation is also available for senior meetings, recreational and educational events. This includes areas both in and out of our local service region.

GROCERY SHOPPING AND PRESCRIPTION DRUG PICKUP ARE AVAILABLE IF YOU ARE HOMEBOUND DUE TO ILLNESS OR INJURY

If you are able to leave your home for more than just doctor visits, we encourage you to take advantage of one of our many shopping trips.

Vans & Medical Escort Service

Lincoln & Wayne County, WV

Does your loved one depend on an assisted ambulation device, such as a walker, cane, or forearm crutches to walk/achieve mobility? Lincoln County Opportunity Company, Inc. provides medical escort-assisted transportation in vans. This is ideal for eligible individuals with a variety of mobility impairments.

We are happy to provide arm-to-arm, elbow-to-elbow, door-through-door, and door-to-door service to our riders who have physical or cognitive difficulties. Our drivers are compassionate, patient, and have been trained regarding the proper techniques to assist clients with mobility challenges in reaching their destinations, and safely returning home.

Why Ride With Us?

Safe & Courteous Drivers

Our drivers are trained to provide passenger assistance, CPR, and first aid. They hold clean driving records and many have received awards for exceptionally safe, accident-free driving.

Safe, Clean Vehicles

Our vehicles undergo a rigorous maintenance program and are in road-safe condition at all times. They are clean and comfortable.

The Importance of Reliable Transportation

Help a Loved One Access Food, Medications & Essentials

When your loved one receives in-home care outside of a nursing home or institutional setting, it is important to remember that he or she still requires reliable transportation to obtain groceries, visit the doctor, pick up medications, and take care of other essential tasks. Aside from the necessities of life, getting out of the house also helps our clients maintain a sense of dignity and independence.

Minimize Depression, Isolation & Declining Health

Some things that we tend to take for granted, such as being able to select a birthday card and mail it or selecting our own groceries, can significantly improve the life quality of our older family members. The availability of reliable transportation also helps guard against depression, isolation, and declining health. If a loved one requires transportation, please let us know.

Contact Lincoln County Opportunity Company, Inc.


Various eligibility guidelines apply for our transportation programs. Contact Lincoln County Opportunity Company, Inc. to learn more about our programs, apply for ride services, or to schedule a transportation service. Please use our online contact form or call Lincoln County Opportunity Company, Inc. at: (304) 824-3448.