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Senior Access: Central Texas nonprofit in need of volunteers [Video]

Senior Access is a nonprofit where volunteer drivers take seniors to their appointments free of charge.

ROUND ROCK, Texas β€” A group that gives seniors free rides to their doctor appointments needs more drivers.

Senior Access is a nonprofit where volunteer drivers take seniors to their appointments free of charge. Senior Access serves 1,300 clients with 75% relying on transportation. Right now, the group has just 52 active drivers.

β€œIt is somebody they trust to give the extra hand, take their elbow to get them inside or outside,” said Executive Director of Senior Access Serita Lacasse.

Carlos Rodman is a volunteer. On Tuesday, he drove 96-year-old Belverly Gene Robertson to an appointment.

β€œI like to think it brightens their day. We have a lot of fun, me and Beverly, me and Jenna. We have a lot of laughs, a lot fun for both of us,” said Rodman.

“It’s nice and I have …

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