Resource Links for Driving and Transportation

The following links were posted for our Driving and Transportation  session in November 16.

AAA 

Attend a free CarFit clinic, where trained technicians and an occupational therapist can help you find your ideal vehicle “fit” for maximum comfort and safety. It takes only about 20 minutes. Find out if CarFit is available near you.

AARP

Senior DrivingOur Smart Driver course teaches evidence-based strategies to keep you safe behind the wheel.

Commonwealth of Virginia

 Grand Driver Program  

For many, getting a driver’s license was the first mile marker to becoming an adult. Recognizing the changes that accompany aging can help you maintain independence and keep you safe on the road.

Fairfax County Senior Driving and Transportation Alternatives

Information on Senior Drivers, tips for driving safety and  videos on how medicine you may take affects your driving. Also publishes  Aging Well!  A Resource Guide for Older Adults in Fairfax County which lists and gives contact information on transportation alternatives.  The current edition was distributed at the meeting.

 

Uber– Requires Smart Phone

A breakdown of Uber basics.