Date: September 17, 2019

Time: 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Knollwood Baptist Church

Speaker:  Cyndee Crompton, Occupational Therapist

Description::

This session will look at the challenges that aging can have on driver safety and how to help a loved one navigate the decision of maintaining driving independence.  National statistics, current research endeavors, and personal stories will help facilitate an interactive learning experience for participants.

Learning Objectives:

    1. Participants will understand the demographics and concerns regarding staying safe behind the wheel with aging.
    2. Participants will gain understanding of legal implications/concerns/responsibilities.
    3. Participants will understand what occurs in a comprehensive driver evaluation and models of service delivery.
    4. Participants will understand outcomes of a driver evaluation and the challenges the outcome may impose.

ACAP Winston-Salem is grateful for its September sponsors:  Goldie’s Activities and Companion Services and Ridgecare.