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Posts tagged: "older adults"

Drivers Make The Difference

Drivers Make The Difference

November 11, 2019|Sarah Pontier Ackerman
Getting somewhere isn't always easy. Getting somewhere safely, in the company of someone you enjoy, while getting the assistance you need and deserve... can often feel impossible. Whether you're being driven by a family member or friend, using a Rideshare service like Uber or Lyft, or seeking a…
Activities for Older Adults in Oakland (November)

Activities for Older Adults in Oakland (November)

October 31, 2019|Clyde Jefferson
If you need help, Onward can always get you to any of these activities safely, with assistance, and with $20 off your first ride. Friday, November 1 9:15am - 11am Poetry Writing Workshop at Downtown Oakland Senior Center (200 Grand Ave.) Held in Hall 3 by instructor Jennifer D. King. Free. 10:3…
The Superiority of Door-to-Door Transportation

The Superiority of Door-to-Door Transportation

September 24, 2019|Clyde Jefferson
The rise of Uber and Lyft over the past 10 years has been astounding. Uber itself has over 3 million drivers on its platform worldwide. It’s emerged as a very convenient service for consumers. It doesn’t, however, satisfy the needs of everyone. At Onward, we’ve seen that our family and friends aren…