Transportation Services

Effective April 1, 2014 Walworth County Department of Health & Human Services contracted with VIP Services to provide Walworth County transportation service.

  • Serves persons 60+, adults with disabilities and veterans
  • Serves residents in Walworth County and adjacent counties
  • Accessible vehicles with door to door service
  • Advanced reservation is required

1.       What Types of Rides Can You Get?

  • Non-emergency Medical Appointments (Mondays – Fridays)
  • Transportation for Dialysis Appointments (Mondays – Saturdays)
  • Trips to Senior Dining Centers (Nutrition) on Scheduled Days
  • Trips for Grocery Shopping on Scheduled Days

2.       How Can I Get A Ride From VIP Services?

  • Call VIP Services’ Transportation Department at 262-723-4043 ext. 161Monday Through Friday from 6:00 AM through 5:00 PM
  • Medical Appointment rides must be scheduled 2 days in advance
  • Senior Dining (Nutrition) and Grocery Shopping Trips may be scheduled the day before (see schedule below)

Day

Site

Shopping

Nutrition

Pick-Up Location(s)

Monday

Delavan

A.M.

Yes

Darien, Delavan & Williams Bay

Wednesday

Lake Geneva

A.M. & P.M.

Yes

Lake Como & Lake Geneva

Thursday

Lake Geneva

A.M.

Yes

Genoa City, Lake Geneva & Pell Lake

Friday

Walworth

A.M.

No

Sharon & Walworth

Friday

Elkhorn

A.M.

Yes

Elkhorn

 

3.       What Do I Need To Know About My Ride

  • A VIP Scheduler will call you the day before your ride to confirm the ride and pick-up time.
  • A VIP Driver will deliver you to your destination and pick you up at the designated time at the same location.
  • If your appointment is running late and you will not be ready for your designated pick-up time, please call VIP Services’ Transportation Department 262-723-4043 ext. 161.
  • If an “after the appointment” pick-up time was not designated, please call VIP Services’ Transportation Department 262-723-4043 ext. 161 and a driver will pick you up within one hour.

4.       What Will The Service Cost?

  • Co-payments are collect at the time of your ride. You may pay by cash, check (payable to: VIP Services) or prepaid card.
  • Each additional stop during a trip is charged an additional one-way fee.
  • Prepaid transportation cards are available for 10 one-way trips in denominations of $30, $40 or $60 from drivers or the VIP Services front office. (rates are subject to change by the authority of Walworth County)

Medical Appointments

One-Way

Round-Trip

  • Within own Community

$4.00

$8.00

  • To Another Walworth County Community

$6.00

$12.00

  • Beloit, Janesville, Harvard, Mukwonago, Burlington & Fort Atkinson

$15.00

$30.00

  • Milwaukee, Madison, Waukesha, Kenosha, Racine, Rockford, Monroe & Johnson Creek

$25.00

$50.00

  • Senior Dining Center (Nutrition) & Grocery Shopping

$3.00

$6.00

 Transportation Public Rights Under Title VI

  • VIP Services, Inc. operates its programs and services without regard to race, color, and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act.  Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI nay file a complaint with VIP Services, Inc.
  • For more information on VIP Services, Inc. civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact Linda Cheney, Human Resources Director, (262-723-4043 TTY/Voice); e-mail vip@vipservices-inc.org; or visit our administrative office at 811 E. Geneva St., Elkhorn, WI 53121. For more information, visit www.vipservices-inc.org.
  • A complainant may file a complaint directly with the Federal Transit Administration by filing a complaint with the Office of Civil Rights, Attention: Title VI Program Coordinator, East Building, 5th Floor-TCR, 1200 New Jersey Ave., SE Washington, DC, 20590
  • If information is needed in another language, contact 262-723-4043.
  • Si se necesita informacion en otro idioma de contacto, 262-723-4043.

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