Archive for June, 2014

Survey: Senior drivers not reluctant to discuss safety

June 24, 2014

There’s good news for adult children of senior drivers who’ve been dreading having that all-important conversation about whether it’s time to hand over the keys: Mom or Dad might be more willing than you think to have that talk.

That’s according to a new survey from insurer Liberty Mutual, which found that 84% of senior drivers said they were open to conversations about limiting or stopping their driving. But only 6% of respondents said they had spoken with someone about their driving abilities.

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Deaconess Associations Foundation Awards $65,000 to ITNGC

June 3, 2014

[cincinnati.com]

“Reliable transportation is considered one of the most problematic issues for seniors and the sight-impaired who are striving to remain independent,” said Tony Woods, chairman of Deaconess Associations Inc. “Deaconess is pleased to continue providing financial support to ITNGreaterCincinnati┬áto help this organization maintain such a valuable service in our community.”

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