As a resident of Porter County, you can request our transportation services to pick you up and take you to doctor’s appointments, therapy sessions, or other community locations. Our curb to curb service includes a wheelchair accessible fleet of vehicles available 7 am – 5 pm, Monday – Friday. OE’s fleet of vehicles is supported in part by a grant from NIRPC and the Federal Transportation Commission.
If your transportation will be billed to Medicare/Medicaid it is required that you call the centralized dispatch service, Southeastrans at 1-855-325-7588 to schedule a ride.
GENERAL PRIVATE PAY REQUESTS:
If you need transportation services and are paying directly, you may contact OE Transportation Services directly at
219-464-9621 Ext. 227.
The rate is $7.50 per one-way trip. As our service is curb to curb, if you require a personal assistant, your attendant can ride free of charge. Please be advised, OE Transportation is limited to Porter County and select bordering county medical facilities. Please inquire for further information.
Due to the nature of our grant funding, should you like to file a complaint regarding OE’s Transportation Services, please fill out the COMPLAINT FORM here.