We would love to hear your thoughts or feedback on how we can improve your experience! Click here to provide inputHave you heard? We have partnered with BATA to provide a bus exclusively for Commission on Aging clients, (Grand Traverse County residents aged 60 years and older), with door to door service.
COAST (Commission on Aging Senior Transit)
Our 90 day pilot became operational on November 13, 2017, and during the pilot period, rides are free. The bus is available on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
So, "How do I do this", you ask:
- Become a Commission on Aging client by contacting us at: 520 W. Front Street, Suite B., Traverse City, MI. Or, call us at 231-922-4688.
- Provide us with proof that you are a resident of Grand Traverse County and aged 60 years or older.
- Call BATA to schedule your ride at 231-941-2324.
We Are Hiring!
The Commission on Aging is looking for Universal Aides. Certification is Required. Applicants must obtain Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification within six (6) months of hire. Training is paid for by the Commission on Aging, and the Commission on Aging will pay you while you are in training.
The Commission on Aging offers weekday service from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, holidays and weekends off, health and dental insurance, a retirement plan, and vacation/personal days.
We are looking for a few good people who enjoy working with seniors. Do you know anyone with a CNA Certification?
Applications are on-line through the County's website at: http://mi-grandtraversecounty.civicplus.com/1574/Job-Postings