When it comes to seniors and driving, caregivers need to shift through 3 gears with a parent or other older loved one about maintaining mobility and independence while also staying safe. The 3 gears of senior driving are:
1. Driving Assessment (read the blog here)
2. Driving Retirement and How to Have the Conversation (read the blog here)
3. Alternative Transportation – read my article for PBS/Next Avenue on Gear 3: how to plan for getting mom or dad around.