Best Local Resources for Senior Driver Safety Information and Support

The editors of Caring.com recommend these local resources for senior drivers and their families:

American Automobile Association (AAA)

What it does: Offers refresher courses and other resources for senior drivers. Check your regional AAA office for classes and other senior driver resources available in your area.
Cost: Varies.
Best for: Seniors who drive but want to brush up on driving skills and confidence; seniors (and their families) who wonder whether it's time to give up driving.

CarFit

What it does: Helps older drivers assess their cars for maximum safety. Cosponsored by AARP, AAA, and AOTA (the American Occupational Therapy Association). Participation in educational programs is confidential. Visit the website to find a CarFit program in your area.
Cost: Varies.
Best for: Seniors who drive but may not realize how best to adapt their cars to their changing needs and abilities.