Community Action Program Belknap-Merrimack Counties, Inc. (CAPBMCI), in cooperation with the Region 3 Regional Coordinating Council for Community Transportation, intends to submit an application for funding assistance to provide transportation to seniors and individuals with disabilities pursuant to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Section 5310 – Enhanced Mobility of Seniors and Individuals with Disabilities Program for fiscal years 2024 and 2025. Community Action Program Belknap-Merrimack Counties, Inc. (CAPBMCI) will request funding for the continued support of the Volunteer Driver Program, Regional Mobility Manager, Mid-State Transit service, the Mid-State Taxi Voucher Program and support of the Town of Tilton Senior Bus and Future In Sight volunteer driver program within the Mid State region. The estimated value of the FTA grant for each fiscal year is $358,500, which represents 80% of the estimated total of the combined programs budget. For more information, or to request a public hearing, please contact Cindy Yanski, Mobility Manager, CAPBMCI at 603-225-1989x1210 or firstname.lastname@example.org within thirty (30) days.
Concord Area Transit announces its new Shopping Shuttle
Concord Area Transit in Concord NH announces it new Shopping Shuttle for older adults 60 yrs+ available every Monday. This origin to destination service is offered free of charge and shopping destination and time chosen by the rider. For more information about the service, call 603-225-1989.
NH Alliance for Healthy Aging launches the Volunteer Driver Program Initiative
New Hampshire Alliance For Healthy Aging has partnered with UNH to launch the Volunteer Driver Program Initiative. This initiatives goal is to highlight the positive impact volunteering for a volunteer driver program has on volunteer drivers and riders and helps connect potential volunteers with a volunteer driver program in their community. Learn more at NHVDP.org.
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New Hampshire has a new ride matching tool to help you find a transportation option for your commute, destination or event or a single trip such as a medical appointment. Sign up today at CommuteSmartNH.com.