Archive for March, 2008

Transportation Model Finding Success In Charleston, Elsewhere

March 3, 2008

National Aging in Place Council.

Access to affordable and reliable transportation for the elderly is a concern for many communities, especially in rural areas where service is practically nonexistent.

A group of business people in Charleston, S.C. may have found a clever solution. With guidance and support from Portland, ME-based ITNAmerica, members of the South Carolina Aging in Place Council formed the ITNCharlestonTrident last November to offer round-the-click transportation services for people 65 and older, and the visually impaired. ITN stands for Independent Transportation Network®.

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