|Title||Ridesharing can help older people be functionally independent in their homes, communities|
|Publication Type||Web Article|
|Year of Publication||2021|
|Authors||Fraade-Blanar, LA, Best, R, Iyengar, V|
The United States has experienced a particularly rapid period of expansion of the older adult population since members of the baby boom generation began entering older adulthood nearly a decade ago. An aging population is the inevitable result of the steady advances that have been made in health innovations, medical research and discovery, and public health initiatives.