Transportation is a key social determinant as it is fundamental to supporting healthy communities for older adults. Reliable and safe transportation is not only important for getting to health care appointments and wellness resources, it also aids in fostering social connections and engagement.
The October AFPHS training focused on the role of transportation in supporting healthy aging.
The November blog – What’s Pubic Health Got to do With…Transportation? – highlights ways departments of health can serve as connectors to support equitable access to transportation.