Local Motion, Generations Unlimited

General Information
Description of Program: Local Motion, a division of Generations Unlimited, provides transportation services to the general public within Barnwell County and the surrounding counties to reach employment, educational opportunities, community services, and retail merchants; to visit relatives and friends; or to receive medical services. Advance reservation of at least three days is required. General public customers must pay the required fare to receive services. Persons approved for Medicaid must contact LogistiCare at 1-866-445-6860 (toll-free) to arrange transportation services. Click on the link to each "Affiliated Service" listed below for details.
Location: Barnwell
Geographic Area: Barnwell
Territory: Transit services are available to surrounding counties.
Public Transportation: Transportation is available by calling Local Motion at (803) 541-1197.
Facility/ADA Access: All facilities are accessible by persons with disabilities.
Intake Procedure: A fare schedule is available upon request. Routes within Barnwell County run on a time schedule. All transit services are provided by advance reservation. Appointments for transportation should be made at least three working days before it is needed by calling (803) 541-1197 between 8:00am and 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. Requests made with fewer than three days notice can only be accepted on a "space-available" basis. Information required for reservation includes the name and contact information for the customer; the correct pick-up location address as designated by the US Postal Service; the correct drop-off destination name, location address, and phone number; the required time of arrival at the destination; and any mobility assistance that may be needed. Persons approved for Medicaid must contact LogistiCare at 1-866-445-6860 (toll-free) to arrange transportation services.
Helpful Tips: General public customers must pay the required fare in order to receive services. Routes throughout the county run on a time schedule. Reservations must be made in advance to use the system. See Intake Procedure.
Client Information
Languages Spoken: English
Eligibility: The general public, of any age, is eligible. Senior citizens may receive a reduced fare.
Fees or Charges
Type of Fees: Standard Fee
Insurance Accepted: Medicaid, Private Pay
Hours of Operation: Office hours are 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. Senior Center hours are 8:00am - 3:00pm, Monday through Friday. Local Motion bus route hours are 3:30am - 12:00am (midnight), Monday through Sunday.
Contact Information
Contact's Name: Mr. Chad Grumbling
Contact's Position: Transportation Manager
Physical Site Address 1: 10913 Ellenton Street, Hwy 278 West
Physical Site Address 2: T.E. Richardson Building
Physical Site City, State, Zip: Barnwell, SC 29812
Mailing Address 1: PO Box 1149
Mailing City, State, Zip: Barnwell, SC 29812-1149
Main Phone: (803) 541-1197; transportation services
Other Phone: (803) 541-1249; agency office
Fax: (803) 541-1248
Program Email: chadg@generationsunlimited.org
Contact Information
Director's Name: Ms. Lisa Firmender
Director's Position: Executive Director
Affiliated Agency, Programs and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Generations Unlimited
This Program: Local Motion, Generations Unlimited
Affiliated Services: Local Community Transportation
Medical Appointment Transportation