Green Light to Mobility

Travel Training

Ask me how to ride!

New Horizons’ Green Light to Mobility program is funded by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (METRO).  The program empowers individuals to safely access their communities by encouraging further independence, confidence, and mobility through METRO transit education throughout the San Fernando Valley and the City of Santa Clarita.

15725 Parthenia Street | North Hills, CA 91343 | (P) 818-894-9301 (F) 818-894-7301

Upcoming Workshops and Events

Free INTRODUCTORY Travel Training Workshop 

One Generation Senior Enrichment Center
Friday, June 14, 2019
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
18255 Victory Blvd.  (at Etiwanda) Reseda

Open to the public – no reservation required.

Presented by Joanne D’Antonio of New Horizons’ Green Light to Mobility program, this workshop is designed to teach how to use reduced fare TAP cards and learn to ride the City’s public transportation system (including rail and buses).

Maps and handouts on using public transportation provided.  Sign up for free field training from a transit stop convenient to your residence.

For a reduced fare tap card – Please bring your photo ID and we will take your photo and application.

Eligibility: senior (62+)
Eligibility: disabled – bring SSI award letter or DMV placard paper.


Free ADVANCED Travel Training Workshop –
(Some knowledge of local public transportation necessary)

One Generation Senior Enrichment Center
Friday, June 21, 2019
9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
18255 Victory Blvd.  (at Etiwanda) Reseda

Open to the public – no reservation required.

Bring your smart phone or computer and learn to ride more efficiently. Bring ID and passwords to download apps. WIFI provided.

Maps and handouts on using public transportation provided.

For a reduced fare tap card – Please bring your photo ID and we will take your photo and application.

Eligibility: senior (62+)
Eligibility: disabled – bring SSI award letter or DMV placard paper.

We may do LIFE coupons at this workshop – please call (818) 271-6611 in June and we can tell you.


Free ADVANCED Travel Training Workshop – Culver City
(some knowledge of local public transportation necessary)

Culver City Senior Center
Monday, July 22, 2019
1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
4095 Overland Ave.
Culver City, CA

Open to the public – no reservation required.

ALSO before and after workshop . . .

  • LIFE coupon registration (must have tap card and proof of low income– MediCal or tax return)
  • Reduced fare tap card applications taken

Bring your photo ID and we will take your tap card photo

Eligibility: senior (62+)
Eligibility: disabled – bring SSI award letter or DMV placard paper.

Bring your smart phone or computer and learn to ride more efficiently. Bring ID and passwords to download apps. WIFI provided.

Maps & handouts on using public transportation provided.

Introduction to using Public Transportation

Wilkinson Senior Center – Annex – Room 7 (Conference Room)
Thursday, August 15, 2019
12:30-2:00 p.m.
8956 Vanalden
Northridge
Questions: (818) 271-6611

Open to the public – just come!  Plenty of parking.

Presented by Joanne D’Antonio of New Horizons’ Green Light to Mobility program, this workshop is designed to teach how to use reduced fare TAP cards and learn to ride the City’s public transportation system (including rail and buses).  Bring your ID and we will take your photo and application for a reduced fare tap card after the workshop.  Eligibility: senior (62+)

Maps and handouts on using public transportation provided.

Sign up for free field training from a transit stop convenient to your residence.

FIELD TRAINING TRIPS ON PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION –

If you are eager to go on a field training trip and have not heard from us yet, please call (818) 271-6611, and we will schedule a trip that works from your location on a date that you are available.