Demand Response Services

Medicaid Transportation Service (Non-Emergency Medical Transportation - NEMT)

  • This service is made available by Orange County's Department of Social Service, while transportation is provided by the Orange County Public Transportation Department.

* Transportation pre-qualifications are made through the Orange County Department of Social Service. Please a voicemail at this number to set up Medicaid service (919) 245-2774.

Rural Operating Assistance Program (ROAP):

Elderly and Disable Medical Transportation Assistance Program (EdTap):

  • The EdTap program provides operating assistance for the transportation of the state's elderly and disable citizens. This program can be subsidized by Medicaid.

Rural General Public (RGP):

  • RGP is intended to provide transportation services for individual from the county who do not have a human service agency or organization that will pay for the transportation service.

Employment and Transportation Assistance Program (EMPL) / Department of Social Services (DSS): Work First Program

  • The EMPL program is intended to help DSS clients that:
    • Transition off work first or temporary assistance for Needy Families in the previous 12 months
    • Are workforce development program participants