ChORUS Blog & News

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If the older adult in your life has been diagnosed with dementia, they may not have to stop driving right away.

An older adult and their adult child speak through a plexiglass partition with a healthcare staff member.

The Clearinghouse for Older Road User Safety (ChORUS) observes National Caregiving Month each November to recognize and honor the contributions of caregivers who provide care and support to family members or friends.

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Baby You Can Drive My Car – a song about getting a driver as a hopeful rising star dreams of a different life.

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Whether walking, bicycling, getting a ride, or taking the bus, we all deserve transportation options that suit our lifestyles.

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The end of Daylight Savings Time is fast approaching. When the clocks are set back one hour, we gain an hour of sleep but the days continue to grow shorter.

Man Standing on the bus

We know senior center staff work hard every day to provide programming options and support for the older adults in their community.

Older woman smiling behind the wheel.

Those Were the Days from 1968 – is likely a one hit wonder but it got me thinking. I remember being “young and sure” and thinking nothing could hurt me.

older adult hugging his grandkid

Dear Grandparents,

Older couple riding bikes

August is National Wellness Month. As individuals age, maintaining wellness becomes increasingly important, which can also affect the ability to drive.