Does the Senior Center provide transportation to doctor appointments and food shopping?

Transportation services offered by Hamilton Township are for seniors that are physically able to walk to and from the vehicle. At this time, we are not able to offer transportation services to seniors confined to a wheelchair. The senior does not need to be a member of the senior center to utilize the transportation services.

Doctor's Appointments

The Center will provide transportation for our seniors Monday through Friday from approximately 8:30 am to 1:30 pm. Advance noticed is needed to arrange your transportation. To arrange transportation please call 609-890-3686.

Food Shopping

The Center will provide transportation for our seniors that have no other means to go food shopping, on a weekly or biweekly basis. The supermarket is at the discretion of the Township driver depending on their route for the day. The transportation is available Monday through Thursday. Advance notice is needed to arrange your shopping trip. To arrange transportation, please call 609-890-3686.

T.R.A.D.E.

The Mercer County T.R.A.D.E provides transportation to the Hamilton Township Nutrition Site (Hamilton Senior Center) Monday through Friday. T.R.A.D.E. is able to assist the wheelchair bound senior in their transportation needs. For more information, please call 609-530-1971.

Access Link

Is a nationwide transportation service offered to seniors and handicapped individuals with a minimal charge. Call 800-955-2321 for more information.

Medi Transport

Is a medical transportation services for Medicaid, wheelchair and ambulatory seniors. Two options are available: Self-pay ($80 and up). Medicaid patients must go through a social worker and need 48 hours notice. For Medi-Transport of Mercer County call 609-586-7171.

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1. Are lunches available at the senior center and if so how do I register and what is the cost?
2. Are there any programs to assist seniors with health insurance?
3. Does the Senior Center offer any trips?
4. Does the Senior Center provide small minor housing repairs?
5. How can I sign up for the Senior Center?
6. How can I volunteer at the Senior Center?
7. Is there any income tax assistance for seniors?
8. What age must you be to attend activities at the Senior Center?
9. What if I am 60 but my spouse is not?
10. What if I am disabled or ill and cannot come to the center to eat?
11. What programs, services and activities are offered at the senior center?
12. When is the Senior Center open?
13. When is the senior fall dance 2022?
14. When is the senior picnic in 2022 and how do I get tickets?
15. When is the Spring Senior Dinner Dance in 2022?
16. Where is the Senior Center located and how do I get there?
17. What types of health screenings are offered to seniors?
18. Does the Senior Center provide transportation to doctor appointments and food shopping?
19. How can I get to the Senior Center if I don't drive?
20. How can I go about obtaining a free cell phone for the use of 911?
21. How does the Air Conditioner Program work?
22. How does the Handyman Helper Program work and who is eligible?
23. What is Hamilton's Operation Reassurance Program?
24. What is the contact information for Pond Run Housing?
25. What senior safety programs are available through the county?
26. Where can seniors and their families get information about and access senior services?
27. Who can a senior call for assistance in filling out local, state and federal program forms?