DRIVER SAFETY LINKS & RESOURCES:

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Below are the links to the Older Driver Education Webinar
and the Directions to accessing POST hours.

DIRECTIONS FOR VIEWING THE OLDER DRIVER EDUCATION WEBINAR

OLDER DRIVER EDUCATION WEBINAR LINK

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LINKS:


Transportation Options:

First Call for Help (or via phone at 211)
Senior Linkage Line 1-800-333-2433
National Aging & Disability Transportation Ctr 1-866-983-3222
GoGo Grandparents 1-855-464-6872
Help at Your Door 651-642-1892



Driver Assessment:

Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute/Allina Health 612-262-7855
email: CKRIDrivingService@allina.com



Senior Driver Education/Safety Classes

SMARTEK
CarFit
We Need To Talk
Minnesota Safety Council



Forms:

Request Examination of Driver Form



Other Links:

CHORUS (Clearinghouse for Older Road User Safety)
NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration)
Minnesota Safety Council
AAA  Roadwise Rx (Link to side effects of medications)
AAA
AARP

 

 

RESOURCES:

Articles, Guides, Handbooks

NHTSA: Talking About Driving with an Older Driver
(1 page pdf  from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration with hints about talking with an older driver)

Your Road Ahead — A Guide to Comprehensive Driving Evaluations
(a guidebook from The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence describing the benefits of  a comprehensive driving evaluation from an occupational therapist with specialized driver evaluation training.)

At the Crossroads — Family Conversations About Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia & Driving
(a guidebook from The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence that helps families determine when it’s time for loved ones with dementia to stop driving and helps them cope with driving cessation.)

We Need to Talk — Family Conversations with Older Drivers
(a guidebook from The Hartford Center for Mature Market Excellence that gives families easy to use, practical information to help them plan ahead and initiate productive and caring conversations with older adults about driving safely.)

Senior Drivers Training Tools Resources for Law Enforcement

Additional Resources from The Hartford Company on aging, in general and on driving.