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Cape Ann Transit Authority (CATA) Dial-a-Ride
 Address:
   3 Pond Road, Rear
   Gloucester,MA,01930
  WebSite
 Customer service:
 
978-283-7916

Description of services:
DIAL-A-RIDE SERVICE: CATA's Dial-a-Ride service is a door to door service for persons who are over 60 years of age, and for adults (over 18 years of age) who have a physical, mental or cognitive disability. Service is available in Gloucester, Rockport, Essex and Ipswich and for organized trips outside Cape Ann.

DIAL-A-RIDE ELIGIBITITY: To qualify for CATA's Dial-a-Ride service, you must complete a "Dial-a-Ride Application Form" available on the CATA website or by calling (978) 283-7916. Persons over 60 must present proof of age. Individuals with disabilities must also complete Parts B and C. Part C must be completed by a health care professional who is familiar with your disability.

FARES:
Within Gloucester, Rockport, Essex and Ipswich: $2.00
Outside Cape Ann: $2.50

ADA PARATRANSIT SERVICE: CATA's American's with Disabilities Act (ADA) paratransit service is a door to door service for individuals who are unable to use fixed route public transportation due to a physical, mental or cognitive disability. Service is provided in Gloucester and Rockport only. For more information on CATA's ADA Paratransit Service see brochure on CATA website.

ADA PARATRANSIT ELIGIBITITY: To qualify for CATA's ADA paratransit service, you must complete the "ADA Paratransit Eligibility Application Form" available on the CATA website or by calling (978) 283-7916. Part C of the application must be completed by a physician, health care professional, or rehabilitation professional familiar with your disability. You may also be required to come to the CATA office for a functional assessment.

FARES:
One Zone: $2.00
Two Zone: $2.50
Escort: $2.00

Last updated: 08/08/16

Vehicle types:
Vans : Ambulatory,Lift and Wheelchair Supported

Type of trips provided:

Business
Education
Employment
Medical/Healthcare
Other
Recreation
Shopping

Eligibility requirements:

Require rider to fill out a form

Cancellation policy:
Trip must be cancelled no later than 1 hour before scheduled time

Reservation type:
By 1:00 pm day before appointment Mon-Fri (DAR)
By 5:00 pm day before appointment Mon-Fri (ADA)

Special services:
Door to Door

Payment types:
Cash - Exact change required.

Days of service:
Monday09:00AM02:30PM
Tuesday09:00AM02:30PM
Wednesday09:00AM02:30PM
Thursday09:00AM02:30PM
Friday09:00AM02:30PM

Counties of service:
ESSEX

Cities of service:
ESSEXESSEX
ESSEXGLOUCESTER
ESSEXIPSWICH
ESSEXROCKPORT