Public transportation is a necessity for people re-entering the community from jail or prison, but what if you had never navigated it before? Challenges are often described as the 5 A’s: affordability, accessibility, applicability, availability, and awareness.
Changed Choices uses volunteers to provide needed transportation the first few weeks after a client comes home. Clients are also provided a monthly bus/lynx pass, but not everyone is familiar or comfortable with navigating the process.
Have you ever had to exclusively utilize public transportation?