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- Website: British Columbia Family & Social Supports
- Resource type: General web page
Summary - The message of this resource is:
If you are a senior who has recently given up driving or if you are simply looking for alternative modes of transportation, consider walking or cycling to get around. These methods of transportation are both good for the environment and encourage an active lifestyle, which is important for seniors.
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advance planning, accessibility, independent living, community, active aging
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Rated on: 7/12/2019 9:43:16 AM
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