Louisiana Transit Resource Guide

Ascension Parish
Ascension Council on Aging
Last Update: 6/20/2016 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: Ascension Parish Council on Aging
Legislative Districts: Senate Districts 17 & 18; House Districts 58, 59, 60
Congressional Districts: 3 and 6
Contact: Darlene Schexnayder, Director
Address: P. O. Box 412 101 Bocage Dr.
Donaldsonville LA   70346
Phone: (225) 473-3789
Fax: (225) 473-1387
Email Address: darlenes@ascensioncoa.org
Funding Class: 5310 Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
Profile of System
Escort service is not provided. Drivers will not enter a rider’s home. Disabled persons must be able to function on their own or supply an aide. One escort is allowed to ride free.

For those over 60 years of age, a donation is requested but not required for transportation to senior centers, local doctors, drug and grocery stores, and other social service agencies.
Characteristics of System
Vehicles: 12 vehicles (10 are lift equipped)
Clients Served: Elderly & Disabled
ServiceProvided: Elderly & Disabled Demand Response
Operating Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., M-F
Service Area: Ascension parish
Type of System: 5310 Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
Community Opportunities of E.A. ARC
Last Update: 1/28/2013 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: Community Opportunities of E.A. ARC
Contact: Dennis Stevens, Business Mgr
Address: 1122 S.E. Ascension Complex Blvd
Gonzales LA   70769
Phone: 225-621-2022
Email Address: dennisstevens@eatel.net
Funding Class: 5310 Seniors and Persons with Disabilities
Vehicles: 1 wheelchair assessible
Donaldsonville Area ARC, Inc
Last Update: 6/30/2016 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: Donaldsonville ARC
Contact: Marlene Domingue
Address: 1030 Clay St
Donaldsonville LA   70346
Phone: 225-473-4516
Fax: 225-473-4517
Email Address: daarc@bellsouth.net
Funding Class: 5310 E&D
Vehicles: 8
Clients Served: 28
Operating Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. M-F
Service Area: Ascension Parish - West side of the Mississippi River
East Ascension ARC
Last Update: 8/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Operated By: The Arc of East Ascension
Contact: Dennis Stevens
Address: 1122 E ASCENSION COMPLEX BLVD
GONZALES LA   70737
Phone: 2256212000
Fax: 2256212022
Email Address: dennisstevens@eatel.net
Funding Class: 5310
The Arc
Providing transportation to individuals with disabilities.
Vehicles: 1
Clients Served: 12
ServiceProvided: Transportation to Education and Employment
Operating Hours: 7:30 - 3:00
Base Fare: Not charging
Service Area: Ascension