In situations the place the dearth of transport infrastructure deprives a part of the inhabitants of the flexibility to maneuver across the territory, the Lozère Mobility Company (ALM) is launching an experiment with a brand new service in North Lozère: solidarity transport, beginning this month of September.
This challenge goals to open the precise to mobility to everybody, in addition to to create social bonds by creating conferences between younger individuals and impartial pensioners.
Step one is to supply day by day assist to older individuals whose bodily, psychological or financial difficulties forestall them from being impartial of their day by day actions.
First in North Loser
The challenge will then be prolonged to the complete inhabitants, specifically weak individuals and folks with disabilities.
The primary affected areas are the residential areas of Fournel, Saint-Chely-d’Apchet, Le Malzieu-Ville and Peyre-en-Aubrac.
This solidarity transport experiment consists of connecting volunteer drivers and beneficiaries by way of telephone bookings. That’s, main or minor residents of the above sectors who don’t have any different journey resolution. Thus, passengers will be taken to the physician, hairdresser, submit workplace, metropolis corridor, and so on.
The autos used will both be supplied by volunteers or supplied by communities or companion buildings, and the price of the mileage shall be coated.
All situations for having the ability to use the service, figuring out the frequency of its operation, in addition to for providing voluntary participation, shall be revealed on the ALM web site (www.mobilite-lozere.fr) and transmitted domestically.
Many companions are decided to make use of their expertise and networks of volunteers to serve this primary part, known as “Good Getting older in Loser with Solidarity Transport”. Amongst them are Secours Catholique, whose volunteers will perform this primary experiment, Clos du nid and the design workplace Jean Clerc Marketing consultant. The challenge additionally enjoys the assist of Ademe, the state and pension funds.