Tips and tricks Seniors who’ve already used this option have some advice and suggestions for you. No advice yet for this option! Do you have any tips of tricks to share about this option? Leave us a comment below! Share this!
Travel instruction is a new and growing profession and practice. Travel trainers teach people skills and provide them with information they need to use fixed-route public transit safely and independently. Training usually involves a classroom component followed by hands-on practice. This practice might take place in either a simulated environment
A driving skills assessment generally includes meetings with a social worker, occupational therapist, physical therapist, and/or certified driving instructor. Following these meetings, the driver will receive a formal assessment along with any relevant recommendations for making driving safer. Share this!
We received a message recently from a senior who had been using the Uber smartphone app to hail rides around town. Share this!
Are you worried that giving up your driver’s license will leave you without legal identification? Fear not! Seniors who do not have a Massachusetts driver’s license can get a Massachusetts ID card from the Registry of Motor Vehicles. Massachusetts ID cards look similar to driver’s licenses; however, they do not extend any driving privileges. This
On June 16th, 2016, five panelists gathered at the Brookline Senior Center to share with the public their expertise and experienced getting around without driving. The panelists all use a combination of various options, including walking, cycling, taking the T, riding the bus, using The RIDE, and using ride-hailing apps