ROCKDALE COUNTY, GA– Rockdale County is relaunching its Veteran Transportation Program via the specially-designed vehicle called the “Eagle.”
The program assists honorably discharged Rockdale County veterans of any age with trips to the Veterans Hospital in Decatur and the VA clinics in Stockbridge and Covington.
Veterans may be picked up for trips at their home, the Veterans Affairs office, or at Rockdale Senior Services.
The Veteran Transportation Program offers additional personnel to assist the veteran in and out of their appointments along with open spots for caregivers to attend the appointment with their loved one.
Veterans must register for the transportation program before scheduling medical appointments. Transportation hours are from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Veterans are requested to schedule medical appointments within transportation hours.
To register for the program and book a ride following registration, contact the Transportation Manager at 770-278-7284.