Disabilities, Seniors

Why Mobility Managers Can Be Transportation Game Changers for Seniors and the Disabled — AARP

AARP has published an interesting blog post about mobility managers and how they can help seniors and the disabled access transportation services in their region”

Mobility managers can help people ‘find a ride’ by connecting them to transportation options in their communities.

“At the system level, they can also help by participating in coordinated human service public transportation planning and other related efforts.

They can work for area agencies on aging, transportation departments, veteran’s medical facilities, local nonprofits, and other employers.

In an effort to encourage investment in mobility managers, the U.S. Department of Transportation offers communities broad flexibility to tap federal funding sources.

For the full article go here.