Kline Galland Online Information Center*

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.


* The resources identified here are for informational purposes only, and do not constitute medical or legal advice. Readers are advised to contact their own medical professionals and legal advisors to determine the applicability of the information contained or referenced here to their individual circumstances.