Rise and Ride Program
How can it help?
TThe Rise and Ride Program is intended to aid individuals and families struggling with getting rides to medical and work-related appointments. You must be working or being hired, with an offer letter to qualify Rise n Ride program is a limited time to assist.
WHAT DO I NEED TO QUALIFY FOR THE PROGRAM?
• 18 years of age
• Valid photo ID
• Lackawanna County Resident
• An applicant’s income must be at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines
• Verification that the applicant works a minimum of 21 hours/per week, or a formal offer letter from a future employer documenting the expected hourly wage.
ASSISTANCE PROVIDED ON YOUR BEHALF
Rides to the Following
Drivers are available Monday through Friday from 8:30-5:00pm
Bus passes are available for destinations on bus routes
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO APPLY?
All requested documentation must be fully completed, with the necessary supporting documents attached, and submitted to: firstname.lastname@example.org
If an applicant is unable to provide documentation via email, paper packets may be submitted via USPS to:
Agency for Community EmPOWERment of NEPA
300 Lackawanna Avenue
Scranton, PA 18503
PLEASE NOTE: Only completed applications will be reviewed. Please ensure that the application and supporting documentation is submitted in a complete and final format.
For assistance with applications call (570) 963-6836 x2226