Today, with the technological advancements and availability of a wide range of home modifications, caregiving, and other services, there are many options available to help the elderly. Here are 5 ways you can help improve their life.
5 Easy Ways to Help Our Elders — National (01/02/2022)Source: University
NDOT Provides Safety Advice for Motorist Travel During Winter Weather Conditions — Nevada (12/14/2021)Source: News
With winter weather in Northern Nevada, NDOT reminds drivers to travel safely when driving in inclement conditions. Wearing a seat belt and focusing on the road is important when driving during all types of weather.
Useful Hacks to Help you Effectively Prevent Road Accidents — National (11/26/2021)Source: News
In this article, there are useful hacks that will help you stay vigilant when driving so that you can prevent accidents from happening.
Older Drivers Can Be Safer Drivers- With Support — National (10/21/2021)Source: Nonprofit Organization
AARP wrote an article about auto safety features, better health, which means fewer problems on the road for older drivers.
AGS NHTSA Safe Driving Summary 2020 — National (12/17/2020)Source: Association
Under an agreement, NHTSA and AGS developed companion professional and public education products to increase the availability of safe driving resources for both clinicians and older drivers and their caregivers.
ChORUS Transportation Budgeting Tool — National (10/16/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
The ChORUS Transportation Budgeting Tool allows you to compare you monthly current transportation costs with estimated monthly alternate transportation costs if you were to give up your car. The tool is designed to help you plan for your future transportation needs.
Planifi cación del transporte para con ductores mayores — National (10/09/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
Lo guía a través de los pasos para desarrollar su plan de transporte.
ChORUS Older Driver Transportation Planning Tool — National (10/09/2020)Source: US Department of Transportation
The ChORUS Older Driver Transportation Planning Tool guides you through the steps of developing your transportation plan. Starting early allows you to map out your needs, identify and explore your options for alternate transportation modes in your area, and plan for continuing a full and active life whether you are driving or not. Be sure to talk with your doctor to understand how changes in your medical conditions and/or medications might impact driving. Also, family members, friends, and caregivers can help you think about how to best meet all your transportation needs.
Taking Changes in Stride — National (09/16/2020)Source: Association
This link is to a 28-minute podcast with Elin Schold Davis, program manager of AOTA’s Older Driver Initiative.
Senior Pedestrian Safety — Washington (09/15/2020)Source: Association
The Pinehurst Seattle website lists several tips for senior pedestrians.