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The Affordable Care Act (ACA) provides new but limited opportunities to promote or fund specialized transportation services for older people and adults with disabilities. This paper explains how states can use these largely untapped options to expand services for targeted low-income populations with mobility needs. It also presents two case studies illustrating how the Atlanta region and the state of Connecticut are making this work.
Sources:AARP Public Policy Institute
Programs/Initiatives:Affordable Care Act (ACA)
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AARP Public Policy Institute
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/66068