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- Website: Seniors Transportation: Access and Resources (STAR)
- Resource type: General web page
Summary - The message of this resource is:
Seniors Transportation Access & Resources was created to support local transportation solutions for the elderly. Read this resource for information on the organization’s policy and what they advocate for.
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elderly, baby boomers, optimal aging, aging in the community, advocacy
How was this rated?
Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 10/19/2018 1:34:15 PM
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