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Dignified transportation for seniors

Car Donations, A Natural ITN Fit

If ever there were a non-profit organization born for car donation—ITN is it. All year long ITN affiliates recruit the volunteer drivers, coordinate the rides, and work with the families to help meet the transportation needs of older loved ones. Our work is about rides, rides and more rides, and getting people to the places Read more about Car Donations, A Natural ITN Fit[…]

14,000

More great news on the rides front: In West Hartford, Connecticut, last month the town council honored ITNCentralCT for giving their 14,000th ride, celebrating both the ridership milestone and the organization’s ongoing commitment to ensuring mobility services for area seniors. According to the West Hartford News, Mayor Shari Cantor presented a proclamation to ITNCentralCT at a 14,000 Rides Read more about 14,000[…]

Rides, Miles and Memphis

ITNs give rides. Hundreds of them. Thousands of them. With affiliates across the country and the oldest providing hundreds of thousands of rides over many years, our tires have literally millions of miles on them. And the numbers keep growing. ITNMemphis surpassed 5,000 rides this summer. They cover the Memphis metro area, one of 13 Read more about Rides, Miles and Memphis[…]

One Roof, Many Jobs

At ITNAmerica, we create programs. Rides in Sight, for example, is the only carefully curated database of senior transportation ride service providers nation wide. It is a free information service, searchable online or through trained customer service representatives, and it allows people anywhere to find transportation options that serve their area. Our Trusted Transportation Partners Read more about One Roof, Many Jobs[…]

Rides and Cars

For many of us, cars and rides are the same thing. A car equals transportation, and life without one is a hassle. The first time behind the wheel is a shot of freedom. Four wheels and a steering wheel equal independence, the autonomy of adulthood. It’s a romanticism that begins early, in the years before Read more about Rides and Cars[…]

Dignified Transportation

ITNAmerica has a tagline: “Dignified transportation for seniors.” It’s simple. Four words. But that short phrase carries a lot of weight, and it serves as a guide for everything we do. Some words are easy: Seniors means anyone over 60. Transportation means we offer rides. If you’re over 60 we’ll pick you up and take Read more about Dignified Transportation[…]

National Grandparents’ Day

Sunday is National Grandparents’ Day. Do something grand! Grandparents are friends, mentors, teachers, heroes, accomplices, confidants  and advisers all rolled into one. They love you, just because you are you. At ITNAmerica we spend a lot of time thinking about grandparents. They are our core customers, the heart of our membership. Our services are designed Read more about National Grandparents’ Day[…]