This four-page publication targets the provider community. It identifies training and information about older driver safety and transition that can assist professionals and community agencies in their efforts.
This webinar features a representative from the Federal Transit Administration to discuss the changes in MAP-21’s 5310 Program, including eligibility of projects, recipients, and sub recipients, changes to funding availability and apportionments, the role of the designated recipient, and other provisions.
This guide was developed to assist individuals and families in better understanding the current level of risk of an older driver and to direct them to other, more comprehensive resources available. It includes a driving checklist, risk factors to consider, communication and safety tips, and information on alternatives to driving.
Fixed route buses are vehicles that travel on a predetermined route on a fixed schedule and available to the population at large. This publication provides information, best practices and resources on fixed route bus systems.
This webinar discussed strategies on how older passengers can use public transportation independently, safely, and without fears. The discussion included conversation with occupational therapists, falls prevention experts and local transportation providers around the risks of falling within public transportation vehicles.
This publication identifies the challenges involved in addressing the mobility needs of culturally and ethnically diverse elders and recommendations for meeting those needs.
These webinars review the innovative collaboration among two Texas Area Agencies on Aging and their local 2-1-1 service. Presenters discussed what makes this collaboration work and offered examples that illustrate how enhanced Transportation I&R/A supports older adults living in the community.
Looking for ways to increase your local match dollars for Federal grants? This series of four webinars was produced to offer participants ideas and practical suggestions on how to secure matching funding. Participants gained a better understanding of local match requirements and began thinking creatively on how to develop or increase local match funding.
This publication reviews Demand Response Transportation, a type of transportation that provides service at the passenger’s request and is also called dial-a-ride or paratransit. The publication provides best practice examples of demand-response programs, suggestions to enhance current practice, as well as references for further reading.
This publication provides a summary and analysis of a 2010 National Center on Senior Transportation survey intended to determine current practices used by travel trainers when working with seniors.