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Identifying and Overcoming Transportation Barriers for Clients

This Information Brief was developed to assist hospital social workers, case managers, housing coordinators and others who are trying to help their clients arrange transportation, whether to medical appointments, employment, grocery shopping or for some other purpose. This Brief is intended to help you navigate transportation in your community, find out about your community’s resources and connect […]


Promising Practices for Fixed-Route & Paratransit Agencies: Communicating with Older Adults Before, During & After Emergencies

This information brief outlines communications practices and recommendations for transportation providers on how they can effectively reach older adult audiences before, during, and after an emergency. For the purposes of this brief, emergency situations encompass but are not limited to natural disasters, terrorist attacks, passenger incidents that involve mass injuries or fatalities, large-scale equipment failure, […]


Promoting Accessible Fixed-Route Transit: Strategies from TCRP Report 163

This information brief provides an introduction to and highlights of TCRP Report 163. TCRP Report 163 is a comprehensive resource that provides useful information, practical steps, and logical strategies for public transit providers seeking to better serve people with disabilities through fixed-route bus and rail transit services.


History of the ADA Information Series

This History of the ADA Information Series includes a set of eight resource sheets (including this introduction) that capture the history of disability in the United States, the build-up to passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the law’s requirements. Take a step back in time, consider current trends, and think of a future […]


Pathways to Better Community Wayfinding

Developed by the CDC Healthy Aging Research Network and a consortium of organizations, Pathways looks at what we know about wayfinding, how communities currently approach wayfinding, and what needs to be done to create better wayfinding for all people, regardless of age or ability.