Access to transportation is a top priority for many individuals with disabilities. Transportation is a lifeline to accessing employment, education, healthcare, and community life. Access to transportation allows people with disabilities to live independently in their communities. While federal and state laws provide discrimination protection and accessibility to most public transportation to people with disabilities, transportation options are still very limited for these individuals, creating significant barriers for inclusion in society.
Below is some basic information on personal transportation:
Disability Rights Wisconsin provides information, referral, advice, investigation, and in select cases, legal representation to assist people with disabilities in securing equal opportunity to transportation.
Other places that may be able to help you:
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