Age Concern offering free events for senior drivers
Age Concern Whanganui is holding free events for senior drivers during November and December to encourage driver confidence and road safety. Bookings are essential and events will be held under COVID-19 alert level measures. Staying Safe is a refresher driving course for older drivers who want to keep driving safely for as long as possible. It will take place from 9.30am until 3.00pm on Wednesday, 10 November and Wednesday, 1 December 2021. The course aims to build the confidence of older drivers and update their knowledge of how ageing affects driving, road code changes, licence renewal for 75+ and safe driving practices. A booklet and luncheon will be provided. CarFit is a 20-minute free check that helps older drivers maximise safety and comfort in their vehicles. This event will happen during the morning on Thursday, 11 November and Thursday, 2 December 2021. For venue details and to book times for both of these events, please call Age Concern Whanganui on 06 345 1799.