Senior transportation improvements…Oak Park and River Forest Townships Senior Services will bring its transportation services in-house this month and expand its fleet to two buses and a van to better serve senior citizens and individuals with disabilities. All three vehicles are equipped with wheelchair lifts. Persons over 60 years old or with disabilities can make reservations for curb-to-curb transportation service up to 24 hours in advance — just call 708.383.4806 or visit www.oakparktownship.org/services/transportation.
Youth scholarships available…A limited number of Financial Assistance Scholarships (FAS) are available for youth in low-income families through the Oak Park Township. Funds may be used towards registration and participant fees in local activities and programs. For more information, including guidelines and qualifying programs, call 708.445.2727 or visit www.oakparktownship.org/services/scholarships.