Transportation is available to individuals in board programs living throughout Stark County. Stark DD provides transportation to schools and selected areas of the community to the workshops as well as community and supported employment. Transportation Department vehicles typically travel more than 1 million miles a year, providing services to more than 250 individuals utilizing 28 buses and 55 vans and trucks.
Resources for Obtaining Transportation Services
If you have a waiver and want to look at Free Choice of Providers, you can use a variety of sources to access safe, reliable transportation based on your needs and preferences.
- Options include Sarta and other private providers.
- Information about certified private providers are located on the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities web page.
- Stark DD has a Provider Search portal where your needs can be posted and willing and able providers can respond to serve you.
- Your Service & Support Administrator can assist you though the process of utilizing the list and identifying potential qualified transportation providers. Contact your Service & Support Administrator.