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The Rabun County Senior Center is located at 2832 Old 441 South in Tiger, GA and is open Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Our center offers a variety of activities. We have a quilt room, a game room equipped with 2 pool tables, ping pong table and numerous card or game tables, a computer lab, a craft room, puzzle area, art club, hatha yoga classes, exercise room,TV room, swimming pool, a dining room and a fully equipped kitchen.

Rabun County Senior CenterMeals are prepared daily in our kitchen. We provide meals on wheels for Rabun County citizens, and provide meals for seniors who attend the center on a daily basis. Meals on Wheels provides hot meals and daily personal contact for the homebound elderly.

We offer water aerobic classes and free swim.

Public transportation is also available and operated from the Senior Center. Our

Wanda Henry Wanda Henry, Director

Dial-A-Ride program provides accessible, affordable and convenient public transportation to ALL county residents. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on a demand-response system. Rabun County Dial-A-Ride is wheelchair accessible. Transportation requests should be made 24 to 48 hours in advance when possible. Rides are completed on a first-come, first-serve basis. Trips requested through message or voice mail cannot be bound unless confirmation is made with the dispatcher. Round trip rides in Rabun County are $6.00. Round Trip rides to Habersham & Stephens County are $15.00. Rides to Gainesville, GA are $42.00. Fee for ride is due when passenger is first picked up (checks or cash only). Contact Misty at 706-782-3853 to schedule a ride to the grocery store, doctor’s appointment, beauty shop, etc.

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

Rabun Transit operates programs without regard to race, color and national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act. Any person who believes she or he has been aggrieved by any unlawful discriminatory practice under Title VI may file a complaint with Rabun Transit.

For more information on Rabun Transit civil rights program, and the procedures to file a complaint, contact Wanda Henry, (706-782-3853); email: whenry@rabuncounty.ga.gov; or visit our administrative office at 2832 Old Hwy 441S Tiger, GA 30576. For more information on Rabun Transit, visit rabuncounty.ga.gov

Any person who believes he or she has been discriminated against on the basis of race, color or national origin by Rabun Transit may file a Title VI complaint by completing and submitting the agency's Title VI Complaint Form which can be obtained at Rabun Transit @ 2832 Old Hwy 441S Tiger, GA 30576. Rabun Transit investigates complaints that are complete. Once the complaint is received, Rabun Transit will review it to determine if our office has jurisdiction. The complainant will receive an acknowledgement letter informing him/her whether the complaint will be investigated by our office. Rabun Transit has ninety (90) days to investigate the complaint. If more information is needed to resolve the case, Rabun Transit may contact the complainant. The complainant has ten(10) business days from the date of the letter to send requested information to the investigator assigned to the case. If the investigator is not contacted by the complainant or does not receive the additional information within ten(10) business days, Rabun Transit can administratively close the case. A case can also be administratively closed if the complainant no longer wished to pursue their case. After the investigator reviews the complaint, he/she will issue one of two letters to the complainant; a closure letter or a letter of finding(LOF). A closure letter summarizes the allegations and states that there was not a Title VI violation and that case will be closed. A LOF summarizes the allegations and the interviews regarding the alleged incident, and explains whether any disciplinary action, additional training of the staff member or other action will occur. If the complainant wishes to appeal the decision, she/he has seven (7) days to do so from the time he/she receives the closure letter or the LOF. The complaint procedure will be made available to the public on Rabun Transit’s (Rabun County's) website: rabuncounty.ga.gov

The Notice to Public will be posted at various locations to apprise the public of Rabun Transit's obligations under Title VI and to inform them of the protections afforded them under Title VI. At a minimum, the notice will be posted in public areas of Rabun Transit's office, and on Rabun Transit's website at rabuncounty.ga.gov. Additionally, Rabun Transit will post the notice at various locations on routes and on the transit vehicles. The Notice to Public is also posted at Rabun County Family & Children's Services, Rabun County Library, Rabun County Courthouse, and Rabun County Chamber of Commerce.

informing him/her whether the complaint will be investigated by our office. Rabun Transit has ninety (90) days to investigate the complaint. If more information is needed to resolve the case, Rabun Transit may contact the complainant. The complainant has ten(10) business days from the date of the letter to send requested information to the investigator assigned to the case. If the investigator is not contacted by the complainant or does not receive the additional information within ten(10) business days, Rabun Transit can administratively close the case. A case can also be administratively closed if the complainant no longer wished to pursue their case. After the investigator reviews the complaint, he/she will issue one of two letters to the complainant; a closure letter or a letter of finding(LOF). A closure letter summarizes the allegations and states that there was not a Title VI violation and that case will be closed. A LOF summarizes the allegations and the interviews regarding the alleged incident, and explains whether any disciplinary action, additional training of the staff member or other action will occur. If the complainant wishes to appeal the decision, she/he has seven (7) days to do so from the time he/she receives the closure letter or the LOF. The complaint procedure will be made available to the public on Rabun Transit’s (Rabun County's) website: rabuncounty.ga.gov

The Notice to Public will be posted at various locations to apprise the public of Rabun Transit's obligations under Title VI and to inform them of the protections afforded them under Title VI. At a minimum, the notice will be posted in public areas of Rabun Transit's office, and on Rabun Transit's website at rabuncounty.ga.gov. Additionally, Rabun Transit will post the notice at various locations on routes and on the transit vehicles. The Notice to Public is also posted at Rabun County Family & Children's Services, Rabun County Library, Rabun County Courthouse, and Rabun County Chamber of Commerce.

Complaint Procedure:

Any person who believes he or she has been discriminated against on the basis of race, color or national origin by Rabun Transit may file a Title VI complaint by completing and submitting the agency's Title VI Complaint Form. Rabun Transit investigates complaints received no more than 180 days after the alleged incident. Rabun Transit will process complaints that are complete.

Once the complaint is received, Rabun Transit will review it to determine if our office has jurisdiction. The complainant will receive an acknowledgement letter informing him/her whether the complaint will be investigated by our office.

Rabun Transit has ninety(90) days to investigate the complaint. If more information is needed to resolve the case, Rabun Transit may contact the complainant. The complainant has ten(10) business days from the date of the letter to send requested information to the investigator assigned to the case. If the investigator is not contacted by the complainant or does not receive the additional information within ten(10) business days, Rabun Transit can administratively close the case. A case can also be administratively closed if the complainant no longer wishes to pursue their case.

After the investigator reviews the complaint, she/he will issue one of two letters to the complainant: a closure letter or a letter of finding(LOF). A closure letter summarizes the allegations and state that there was not a Title VI violation and that the case will be closed. A LOF summarizes the allegations and the interviews regarding the alleged incident, and explains whether any disciplinary action, additional training of the staff member or other action will occur. If the complainant wishes to appeal the decision, she/he has seven(7) days to do so from the time he/she receives the closure letter or the LOF.

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