A number of agencies, including both government and non-profit organizations, provide supplemental transportation programs for seniors. These can include private rides offered by volunteer drivers, specialized extensions of transit services, or other type of arrangement. Here you'll find links to offerings nationwide, as well as research and best practices for operating such programs.

Resources

View the United States Senate Special Committee on Aging's video called, "Transportation: A Challenge to Independece for Seniors" by clicking here.

A blog for Utah’s Transit Authority.

A blog for Arlington, Virginia’s transit, ART.

Grantmakers in Aging has a webpage on the necessity of volunteer driver programs and offers links to online resource libraries.

The blog for Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority.

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