Photo courtesy of Duet - Photographer: Frankie Wheeler
A collaborative effort to give older adults access to programs and services that promote their well-being and encourage their involvement in community life.
Here you will find resources to support the independence and community growth of older adults and help enhance quality of life.
Find transportation providers in the valley.
An interactive opportunity to learn and connect.
Social isolation. Lack of medical care. Decreased quality of life. All of these may be experienced by older adults without access to transportation, especially those in rural areas and with limited incomes.
The Creating Healthy Communities Conference: At The Intersection of Aging and Transportation took place March 27, 2019. The event included compelling solutions that connect aging, health, and transportation.
Most of us don't think twice about being able to go where we want, when we want, or connecting to the people and places that matter most. Imagine losing that freedom. The distance to medical care, friends and family seems longer than ever before. Your health suffers. Without regular interaction, people fade away.
The Arizona Department of Health Services is encouraging everyone to be careful, particularly with putting up lights for the holidays.