In circumstances the place the shortage 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 correct to mobility to everybody, in addition to to create social bonds by creating conferences between younger folks and unbiased pensioners.
Step one is to supply every day help to older folks whose bodily, psychological or financial difficulties forestall them from being unbiased of their every day actions.
First in North Loser
The challenge will then be prolonged to the complete inhabitants, particularly susceptible folks 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 means of cellphone bookings. That’s, main or minor residents of the above sectors who haven’t any different journey resolution. Thus, passengers may be taken to the physician, hairdresser, put up workplace, metropolis corridor, and many others.
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 circumstances for with the ability to use the service, understanding the frequency of its operation, in addition to for providing voluntary participation, shall be printed on the ALM web site (www.mobilite-lozere.fr) and transmitted regionally.
Many companions are decided to make use of their expertise and networks of volunteers to serve this primary section, referred to as “Good Getting old 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 Guide. The challenge additionally enjoys the help of Ademe, the state and pension funds.