26 Sep Coaches Are Great For Senior Centers!
Scheduling an activity for the residents in an assisted living home or senior center is one that needs attention and care. Firstly, it’s often a rare happening, as most entertainment outlets for seniors in a home actually come to the location so you don’t have to transport citizens (particularly those who aren’t able to get around easily). Once in a while, it is a treat for them to be able to get out and attend a performance or cultural event that cheers them up and provides a break from the everyday routine.
Working with transportation for a senior group requires special focus because this isn’t something that happens regularly. This age group has special needs; sometimes there might be health or safety-related equipment that needs to come along, and others may need extra room on the bus. We think it would be a great option to look into and here’s why if you’ve never considered using a motorcoach for your senior group.
For starters, some seniors that participate and come at the center are able to get themselves around easily. For caretakers, an away activity can provide time for a much needed break, and having the transportation taken care of is a great convenience.
One other huge plus is the extent of storage that coaches have. With a senior group, there are selections of needs. Some folks may require a walker to get around, while others may be confined to a wheelchair. This makes things a little bit more complicated when you’re aiming to take them on a day trip, because suddenly you have to have a way to transport all the tools as well. A motorcoach is an easy solution! They have ample undercarriage storage, making things possible to store these necessary helps without needing to arrange a separate vehicle. As quickly as you arrive at your destination, what they need is there as soon as the doors open. Access the storage underneath and you’re all set to go!
Additionally, there are added conveniences onboard coaches. You can get a coach with individual reading lights so they can do that en route. If anyone gets sick or needs to use the restroom, having a bathroom on the bus is a great bonus.
As the above factors illustrate, we think you’d be happy with a coach. Get in touch with us today and we’d love to offer you a quote that is tailored to your schedule and needs!