The report describes accessible design elements that apply to BRT systems from both the regulatory perspective of the ADA and the concept of universal design.
Volume 1 provides guidance and possible solutions for incorporating accessible design elements necessary to meet or exceed ADA accessibility requirements. Also identifies accessibility issues common to BRT systems.
Volume 2 contains ADA compliance checklists for BRT facilities design and construction. The checklists are based on the current ADAAG requirements.
This webinar session provides strategies you can use to enhance volunteer engagement. Highlights include expanding volunteer opportunities within your organization, evolving your volunteer program, and creating connections with and among volunteers.
This series of webinars that focused on Risk, Liability & Insurance. The webinars review common risks arising out of volunteer driver programs , how to address those risks in a practical way, through risk identification, volunteer selection, training, supervision and accountability, and review structuring your insurance program to protect both the organization and its volunteer […]
During this webinar, experienced and successful grant writers with the Jewish Council for the Aging in Rockville, MD highlight their best practices in applying for grants and responding to RFPs. This session also includes information on JCA’s travel training program for senior employment access.
This publication provides an overview of the types of transportation services for older adults and lists key questions older adults should ask transportation providers to determine the best option to meet individual needs.
This podcast highlights the importance of transportation for American Indian elders and identifies innovative approaches and resources for improving transportation services on reservations and other Indian lands in the United States.
This toolkit was developed to assist service providers identify and evaluate the true cost of providing transportation services.
This tip sheet is designed for both caregivers who drive older family members in their own vehicles, as well as the older adults who are their passengers. The document explores some of the common concerns regularly experienced by older adults and caregivers when providing and accepting rides.