Safety

Alzheimer’s Association Safety Center

http://www.alz.org/care/alzheimers-dementia-safety.asp

The Alzheimer’s Association Safety Center provides safety information, tips, and resources.

At the Crossroads

http://hartfordauto.thehartford.com/UI/Downloads/Crossroads.pdf

This guide provides suggestions for monitoring, limiting, and stopping driving. The information incorporates the experiences of family caregivers and people with dementia, as well as suggestions from experts in medicine, gerontology and transportation.

Fall Prevention – National Council on Aging

http://www.ncoa.org/healthy-aging/falls-prevention/

NCOAs National Falls Prevention Resource Center supports the implementation of evidence-based falls prevention programs and serves as a national clearinghouse of tools and best practices.

Keeping Us Safe

http://www.keepingussafe.org/

Keeping Us Safe is an organization that provides practical, real-life solutions to older drivers and their families.

Medic Alert & Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return

http://www.alz.org/care/dementia-medic-alert-safe-return.asp

MedicAlert + Alzheimer’s Association Safe Return is a 24-hour nationwide emergency response service for individuals with Alzheimer’s or another form of dementia who wander or have a medical emergency.

Project Lifesaver

http://projectlifesaver.org/

Project Lifesaver is a search and rescue program operated internationally by public safety agencies. The program is specifically designed for “at risk” individuals who are prone to wandering.