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'I Can Be More Independent'

October 25, 2012

The travel training program at YAI Network in Astoria helps disabled adults ride public transportation on their own.

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Since the program started two years ago, riders are taught how to get from home to YAI via bus and train, and beginning this fall a few participants were guided through going straight from home to their volunteer or job locations, cutting hours from their commute and giving them newly found independence. Read full coverage from the Queens Chronicle.