How to Get a 20 Year Sabbatical Before Retiring

The financial crash of 2008 was the best thing that happened to thinking around retirement. Although it virtually halved almost everyone’s personal retirement savings at the time it also shone a very clear spotlight on people’s …

What Does Going to Mars and Volunteer Driving Have in Common?

There are not many places where I get good ideas but the best seem to come from when I am in the 3 B’s…bed, bath or bus. This is a time when the mind is wandering …

An Auto Company that Truly Cares About the Elderly

There isnt a car commercial that I dont love. They are beautifully made, stunning and rapidly pulls me into the emotion of owning a car through its face paced music, beautiful people and gorgeous landscapes.  Unfortunately …

Which City is Leading the Nation in Senior Innovations?

Habits are hard to break.  Picking up a landline phone to talk to someone, reading a newspaper and even watching TV is something that is part of the daily routine of most Seniors over the age …

Practical Guidance for Managing, Motivating and Engaging the Modern Volunteer Driver

Driving Seniors to scheduled doctor’s appointments, grocery trips and events can be all part of empowering the Senior with an independent and active lifestyle when they experience a loss of drivers license or impaired mobility. Non-profit, city …

New eBook Released! 5 Tips to Stretch Your Senior Transportation Budget

The Senior populations number one challenge today is accessing safe and reliable transportation in a convenient manner. With over half a million Seniors reluctantly losing their drivers license every year due to physical impairment, affordability or …

SPEDSTA Senior Transportation Mentioned By Aging Expert on Huffington Post

Americans historically have watched 200 Billion hours of TV every year with their free time. Although this statistic is staggering it is insignificant compared to the surplus of time that are being added by the 10,000 …

SPEDSTA Awarded Commendation by City of San Diego for Helping to Solve the Senior Transportation Challenge

As Seniors move into their later years the question of the right types of transportation to suit their lifestyle becomes a question not only for the Senior but also for family members. In the ideal case, …

Spedsta Recognized as one of the “Best Apps of December 2015″ by Discovery Channel

As part of the increasing recognition and importance of serving the growing and aging population, Discovery Channel in association with NewsWatch will be airing a special on technology and Senior Transportation on December 18. The special …

New eBook on Senior Transportation and Technology!

Check out the new eBook for Senior Centers, Senior Homes and Senior organizations that are providing transportation for the elderly. The eBook describes tips on how to use technology to make senior transportation programs run with …