Cincinnati, OH, August 26, 2022 – Senior Care Authority and the Alzheimer’s Association are holding a webinar on Wednesday, August 31st at 6 p.m. titled “Dementia & Driving – When to Retire the Car Keys” Senior Care Authority(R) franchise owners Mark and Rachel Healy have partnered with the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Cincinnati in an effort to educate families on safety and the ways dementia may affect an older driver’s emotional and cognitive abilities. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 20 older adults (65+) are killed and almost 700 are injured in traffic crashes every day. “Dementia & Driving – When to Retire the Car Keys” webinar registration info may be found at: https://bit.ly/3AqWru7
Senior Care Authority is the exclusive provider of Beyond Driving with Dignity. The Beyond Driving with Dignity training and certification program was designed to help senior drivers and their families work through the complicated issue of age-related diminishing driving skills. Beyond Driving with Dignity helps an older driver make a smooth transition from the driver’s seat to the passenger seat. The program also ensures that the individual can maintain as much independence as possible.
“Beyond Driving with Dignity professionals are trained and certified in the enhanced self-assessment program,” said Rachel Healy. “The goal of the program is to empower older drivers to make good decisions regarding their driving privileges. One of the keys to this program’s success is the involvement of the family in assisting the person in maintaining their independence.” For more information about Beyond Driving with Dignity please visit the Senior Care Authority website: https://www.seniorcareauthority.com/OHKY
About Senior Care Authority(R):
Senior Care Authority(R) was founded in 2009 and currently serves 75 locations in 28 states. The network consists of professionally trained and experienced local advisors who assist families with the overwhelming challenges associated with selecting the best options in assisted living, memory care, nursing care, and navigating through a complex healthcare system. Learn more at https://www.seniorcareauthority.com/OHKY
Mark & Rachel Healy, Certified Senior Advisors(R)
Senior Care Authority
755 Baywood Drive
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