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Module 10: Community ServicesHailey Henry, SVNConcorde Career CollegeCPSO1101: Career Path SuccessLeslie Jester, ARNPAugust 12, 2021
Community ServicesRides for Neighbors is an essential tool for the elderly community of La Mesa, CA. Rides forneighbors is determined to provide the elderly community of La Mesa with “door-to-door ridesfor essential needs such as medical or dental appointments, shopping, personal care, banking andmore” (Rides4Neighbors, 2021) to give the elderly a sense of freedom and independence thatthey have lost with age. The volunteers make sure to take their time to assist and passenger fromthe moment they arrive to the moment they safely reach their destination and carefully transportany medical assistive devices (walker, cane, etc.) with the passenger to their destination.Rides for Neighbors serves residents of La Mesa, CA age 60 and older or disabled adults andcannot drive due to their age and disability. The drivers for this organization are strictly
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Summer
Professor
ONLINE COURSE
Tags
Gerontology, Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990

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