People with intellectual disabilities must have access to public and private transportation to lead full, independent lives.
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A searchable database of public and private transportation options, designed for people with disabilities, older adults, and the general public. | https://massridematch.org/
Funded through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Transit Administration, Easter Seals Project ACTION promotes cooperation between the transportation industry and the disability community to increase mobility for people with disabilities under the ADA and beyond. In an effort to make the ADA work for everyone, every day, Easter Seals offers training, technical assistance, and numerous resources, including a National Accessible Travelers Database, seniors and youth transportation resources, and rural and rail transportation resources. | http://www.projectaction.com/
Transportation services are available across Massachusetts for seniors, people with disabilities, veterans, commuters, and others. Resources are available to help finding a ride, and learn how to get involved in improving transportation options in your town or region.
The state’s largest public transportation provider, serving seventy-eight communities in eastern Massachusetts including Boston. For a listing of the state’s other regional transit authorities with accompanying links and contact information, click here. | mass.gov/info-details/public-transportation-in-massachusetts
Information on services available for people with disabilities | http://www.mbta.com/riding_the_t/accessible_services/
Offering services for students with special needs or students with disabilities. Services provided statewide. | https://www.mass.gov/info-details/driving-resources-in-massachusetts
MBTA Travel Training teaches seniors and persons with disabilities to safely use public transportation.