SERVING: Becker County
Anyone Can Ride: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
We will provide DOOR-TO-DOOR service to passengers with special needs. This means we will come to the door of your residence to assist you into our vehicle. (You must be at your door and ready to go).
Wheel Chair and Mobility Aid Securement
All wheelchairs and electronic scooters shall face the front of the bus. Handicapped riders are encouraged to transfer from mobility aid to bus seat if possible. If the rider remains in wheelchair, wheelchair will be secured with securement device and seat belts available on our vehicles. Riders using walkers or having problems can utilize the electric lift to access bus if they wish (ask driver). Stairways-Drivers will only negotiate one step when assisting rider in wheelchair. Household wheelchair ramps shall be inspected by transit supervisor before use.
Schedule your appointments a day or two ahead of time.
Don’t be a “No Show.” Call us if your plans have changed.
Let the Dispatcher know if you have special needs.
Be aware that our buses will only wait three minutes at each stop before moving on to next pick-up.
Be aware that our buses will not wait at your stop but must move on to the next rider right away.
Riders who live more than 5 miles out of Detroit Lakes should give us one day’s advance notice for ride.
Do not make ride arrangements with the drivers. Please call our dispatcher.
All riders are charged the same fare.
The Transit fare is $1.50 per 5-mile increment, i.e., Audubon $3.00, Frazee $4.50.
Escorts assisting disabled riders are not required to pay. No fare is required for children in car seats.
For information regarding commuter transit routes between Detroit Lakes and Fargo, please visit: Clay County Rural Transit.
Mon-Fri 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Lakes MediVan offers non-emergency, door through door transportation by handicap van with with wheelchiar and strecher capablilty. The vans travel 24 hours a day, 7 days a week as far as needed, including out of state. Medi-Van® serves 200 mile radius of Detroit Lakes. We have many local drivers in outlying towns who work for us. Reach us today to know if we serve your area. All charges are MA billable with approval from MA. 24 hour advanced notice is preferred.
Heritage Community, is Hubbard County’s preferred senior living community in Park Rapids, Minnesota.
Since 1955, Heritage has been known for its high-quality care, gracious hospitality, and array of choices for older adult services. Our senior housing options and services include adult day services, apartment homes, assisted living, memory care and a care center.
Heritage is managed by Ecumen, the most innovative senior housing and services provider, empowering individuals to live richer, fuller lives. We work every day to ensure that we are creating “home” for our residents. Not a place that is “home-like,” but a community that you cherish and are truly proud to call “home.” We look forward to meeting you and telling you more about the wonderful community and experience available to you at Heritage Community.
Ecumen Lifestyle Covenant
Each person who lives in an Ecumen community has different interests and passions. Empowering each person’s individual being is essential to honoring those we serve. The Ecumen Lifestyle Covenant is a partnership between our staff and the people we serve in assisted living and memory care.
By signing this covenant, we and each of our customers make a joint pledge to take responsibility for our customer’s lifestyle choices and desires. We (the staff) pledge to support each individual’s decisions and commit to providing him or her with the resources we have available to help our person be successful and fulfilled in their home.
A place to enjoy the day away from home while having on site care services. Nutritious meals and snacks, along with therapeutic recreational and social activities. Health and personal care services are available, including medication administration, health monitoring, incontinence care, bathing and foot care.
Transportation is available within a certain radius during program hours.
A youth mentoring organization providing adult friendship and positive role models to youth in Southern Hubbard county. We also match adult volunteers with first graders to foster the joy of reading.
Compassion, Commitment, Integrity, Responsibility
The Mission of Independent School District 309 is to work together to prepare today’s learners for tomorrow’s challenges through: sharing of ideas and acceptance of diversity, efficient use of resources, (including staff, finances, curriculum, physical plant, and technology and area wide support services), thereby providing for maximum academic and personal growth.
At Hubbard County Developmental Achievement Center, we believe that everyone deserves the opportunity to have a meaningful life, contribute to the community, and experience personal success. The mission of the HCDAC is to provide high quality, specialized services to persons with developmental disabilities and mental illness. These services promote personal growth, dignity and the development of work and social skills and provide opportunities for becoming part of the community.
Our Day Training and Habilitation (DT&H) services are innovative, person-centered, and flexible. We offer a wide range of services, including:
- Individual assessment
- Person-centered planning
- Transition planning from school to work
- Supported employment
- Vocational opportunities
- Life enrichment supports
- Daily living skills training
- Exercise and physical therapy
- Social/recreation activities
- Seniors program
CHI St. Joseph’s Health Community Dental Clinic provides long-term, comprehensive dental care for people with state-provided insurance plans.
We Can Help You if You Have:
- State-approved insurance such as MnCare with dental coverage
- Medical Assistance
- Veteran’s Administration coverage with prior approval
- Reduced-rate dental care through WIC
- Exams, diagnostics, & treatment plans
- Restoration of diseased/decayed teeth
- Tooth removal
- Full & partial dentures
- Preventative services
Preventative services include cleanings, sealants on children’s molars, fluoride treatments, and oral hygiene instruction. When necessary our staff dentists complete surgical services on site or refer patients to the appropriate specialist.
Community Dental Clinic staff also provide outreach and education to students in area schools.
SERVING: Mahnomen County
Mahnomen County Heartland Express provides general public transportation throughout Mahnomen County. Heartland Express provides dial-a-ride and flexible route bus service throughout Mahnomen County. We also provide trips to and from White Earth and Ogema in Becker County.
Three daily routes will be running Monday-Friday. A bus will be going to Fargo once a week for anyone who wishes to shop or has a medical appointment. Medical appointments need to be scheduled no earlier than 10 am and all clients must be done with their appointments no later than 2:45 pm.
Volunteer Services to Fargo for medical purposes will be on Wednesday. Anyone who wants a ride must call into the transit office at least one day in advance to schedule a ride. Appointments need to be made between 9 am and 2 pm.
Volunteer Services to Detroit Lakes for medical purposes will be Tuesdays and Thursdays. Anyone who wants a ride must call into the transit office at least one day in advance to schedule a ride. Appointments need to be made between 9 am and 2 pm.
Mahube-Otwa provides services for low income and elderly persons living in Mahnomen, Hubbard, Becker, Otter Tail and Wadena counties.
Mahube-Otwa is a private, non-profit corporation governed by a volunteer board of directors representing the low income, public and private sectors of the community.
Family Development and Housing
Child Care and Relative Caregivers
Child Passenger Safety Education
Call for application assistance and Program details.
Core services included: Transportation to medical appointments, grocery shopping, or other errands; light housekeeping on an occasional basis, minor handyman services, friendly visits and phone calls, ramp building, and respite care. Other services include: Geriatric Care Management, respite care, and caregiver discussion groups.
Safe, reliable transportation for the public as well as contracting with other agencies that need transportation services. We work with Veteran’s Services, Community Education, and DAC, Social Services and others. Connections to Jefferson Bus Lines and the Executive Shuttle to Minneapolis Airport.
Heartland Express Park Rapids City Bus: 218-732-3500 (City only)
GroupWorks Wellness and Recovery Services in Park Rapids is an integrative mental health and wellness facility with a deliberate focus on traditional, integrative and complimentary alternative medicine (CAM) therapies. We offer the most experienced group therapy staff in the area. Our seasoned clinicians provide comprehensive care with a core value of collaborating with other helping professionals to achieve the best possible outcomes for you and your loved ones. Whether you are seeking traditional therapies or are wanting to see what CAM therapies can do to enhance your current therapy experience, our seasoned psychotherapists/mental health professional staff is committed to your personal and interpersonal growth and development.
GroupWorks has offers a discounted/sliding fee schedule to patients who qualify.
GroupWorks serves all patients regardless of race, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, religion, age, sexual orientation, veteran or military status or ability to pay.
GroupWorks accepts Medicare, Medicaid, and Children’s Health Insurance Program.
ABC offers mental health services and is a Licensed Rule 31 Facility able to work with adolescents and adults with co-occuring disorders. (Mental health and chemical dependency combined) with public and private insurances. ABC also provides intensive outpatient services and intensive outpatient program groups held in the evening hours. Individual services occur during business hours.
Outreach health services including: Footcare, Immunization Clinics, WIC, and Children’s health screenings.
Sanford Rehabilitation is a leading provider of acute inpatient rehabilitation throughout the region. For more than 20 years, we have provided services to help individuals attain a higher level of self-sufficiency and minimize the human and economic cost of illness and injury. We are accredited by CARF, the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities for our Hospital Inpatient Rehabilitation Programs. In addition, we have specialty accreditations in Fargo for acquired brain injury rehabilitation and in Sioux Falls for stroke rehabilitation. Both Fargo and Sioux Falls inpatient rehabilitation programs serve adolescents and adults that have temporary, progressive or permanent illness or disability. We take a team approach and work together to help each patient achieve maximum functioning.