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- Website: Aging Care
- Resource type: General web page
Summary - The message of this resource is:
With so many options available for different needs, finding the right alternative transportation mode can be hard for seniors. This resource simplifies all your options in order to understand the advantages and limitations of each choice.
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advance planning, accessibility, independent living, community
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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: 7/16/2019 10:10:11 AM
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