In the News: MTM’s On the Move Travel Training Program in Minnesota
Through our On the Move travel training program, MTM strives to teach seniors and individuals with disabilities how to independently use the public transit system to help improve their connection to the community. Our travel training initiative in Dakota County, Minnesota was recently featured in a local media outlet discussing transportation options like ride-sharing, public transit, and others for the area’s older adults.
“Whether or not somebody drives or they can have people drive them or lives near a bus stop, it’s good to have options so that we don’t feel isolated,” MTM’s Dakota County Travel Trainer Robyn Bernardy said.
Read the full article to find out how travel training–as well as ride-sharing options–help to improve independence and confidence.