Tips For Older Drivers

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Freewheeling After Sixty Older Driver Resources

Savvy, Safe, Seventy Plus, and Behind The Wheel I am passionate about educating older adults about their transportation options. Which is why I wrote Freewheeling After Sixty. If you work with older adults you know the importance of transportation. In my talks, I share tips and resources to: Demonstrate how to use public transportation Demystify […]

Tips For Older Drivers

Driver Improvement

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Driver Improvement

Below are hyperlinks to various resources to keep you on the road safely. Resources: Experienced Driver Courses AAA Online Defensive Driving Course AARP Smart Driver Course California DMV Senior Drivers California DMV Sample Driver License Tests California DMV Senior Ombudsman Program Car-Fit Clearinghouse for Older Road User Safety – By State Drive Sharp Now Flexibility For […]

Tips For Older Drivers

Transportation Databases

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Freewheeling After Sixty Older Driver Resources

Resources: National Transportation Databases The links below are transportation databases. Use these to identify options in your community. 211 San Diego Eldercare Locator FACT San Diego Rides In Sight  Resources: Ridesharing Service Providers These companies provide access to ridesharing services. Arrive Rides Go Go Grandparent

Tips For Older Drivers

Safe, Savvy, & Behind the Wheel

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Older Drivers Tips

Carlsbad Senior Center Talk How does this affect my ability to drive? This is the question you must start asking your healthcare professional. While age is not the only factor determining your ability to drive your health is. In fact, vision loss and neuropathy are two major factor affecting aging drivers. What other transportation options do […]

Tips For Older Drivers

60 Second Checklist

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Older Driver checklist

Awareness Checklist Driving is a complex task and age may affect your ability to drive safely. However, by using our checklist you can identify and take action to improve your driving skills. First, begin the checklist by quickly naming your transportation concern. Next, in one word describe your concern. Now review our checklist and with […]

Facts About Older Drivers

Advice on Senior Services Paying For Transportation – Priced Out of Independence?

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Finding and Paying for Senior Transportation

Paying for Senior Transportation What is the price of independence? If, you ask an older adult independence is priceless. In contrast asking how they are paying for priceless, it’s a new conversation. When we think about aging few of us consider transportation. Unfortunately, it’s a mistake and one you can avoid by learning more about the […]

Resources For Older Drivers

Advice on Senior Services – Finding Transportation Services For Elderly Parents

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Finding Transportation Services For Elderly Parents

Transportation for Elderly Parents When is the best time to find transportation for elderly parents? Five years ago was the best time to begin planning. Quickly may be the second best answer. While you may remember this famous Chinese proverb for tree planting its wisdom rings true with transportation. ASAP Transportation Perhaps it begins with […]