OLR Research Report


October 25, 2002

 

2002-R-0880

TRANSIT DISTRICTS AND ELDERLY AND DISABLED TRANSPORTATION IN EASTERN CONNECTICUT

 

By: Helga Niesz, Principal Analyst

Other Transportation Services for DSS Clients with Special Needs

DSS provides transportation specifically to and from doctor appointments for Medicaid patients, including the elderly and disabled. Also, some of the state and federal disabled access money goes to special programs for disabled or mentally retarded clients.