Safe Driving Courses and Information

CarFit

Source: AAA, AARP and the American Occupational Therapy Association

Description:

Program that brings seniors together with occupational therapists to see how well their cars are suited to their needs.


Checklist for Older Drivers

Source: IlluminAge Communication Partners

Description:

Points for seniors and families to consider; is it safe to continue driving? What alternative transportation is available?


Driver Safety

Source: AARP

Description:

Information for older adults about safe driving, including AARP Driver Safety Classes


DriveWell Toolkit

Source: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Description:

The DriveWell Toolkit is a stand-alone, turn-key program on older driver safety and mobility.


National Safety Council

Source: National Safety Council

Description:

Public service organization dedicated to educating and influencing people to prevent accidental injuries and deaths; website includes information about falls in the home and community, and a wide variety of safety topics.


Older Adult Driver Safety

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description:

The NCIPC website offers a wide variety of factsheets and other resources for older adult drivers.


Transportation for Senior Citizens and Caregivers

Source: Easter Seals and a consortium of national associations

Description:

Transportation options for older adults who wish to live independently in the community; resources for seniors and caregivers.


Transportation Options for Seniors

Source: Rides in Sight

Description:

National database of over 15,000 providers of transportation services for seniors.