Alberta driver fitness and monitoring
Resources from Alberta Transportation
include self-reporting medical
forms, driver fitness evaluations and
information about factors that affect safe
Alberta Motor Association seniordrivers’ education
Lessons, courses and evaluations areavailable for Alberta drivers 55 andolder:•;Visit;ama.ab.ca;;search:;senior;drivers.
Medically At-Risk Driver Centre
A transportation tool kit to help seniorsdetermine their behind-the-wheelfitness, and a provincewide map oftransportation alternatives:•;Visit;mard.ualberta.ca.
Parking for people with disabilities
People with mobility issues can apply
for short-term or long-term placards,
which provide access to parking stalls for
people with disabilities:
Disabled Transportation SocietyLow-cost transportation service forseniors in Grande Prairie:•;Visit;gpdts.ca•;Phone;780-830-7433.
A Spruce Grove transit service for people
55 and older and for people with limitedmobility:
Seniors on the Go
City of Edmonton course for seniors who
want to learn how to access and make
the most of Edmonton’s transit system.
Operates from May through August each
Volunteer-based assisted transportationfor seniors in Edmonton:•;Visit;drivehappiness.ca•;Phone;780-424-5438.
Rocky View Regional Handi BusSociety
Transportation service by appointmentfor people with mobility issues inAirdrie, Balzac, Beiseker, Chestermere,Cochrane, Crossfield and Irricana:•;Visit;rockyviewbus.ca•;Phone;403-948-2887.
Volunteers with the Calgary Seniors
Resource Society provide door-to-
door service with rides to medical
tab, then Volunteer Programs.
Alberta Health Services’ vaccination
clinics offer free flu vaccines for all
Travel Health Services
Listing of Alberta travel clinics that offer
vaccinations for destinations abroad:
Making a will
A guide to wills, estate plans, personaldirectives, powers of attorney, adultguardianship and more:•;Visit;alberta.ca;;search:;wills.
Canadian retirement income calculator
An online budget tool that estimates how
much you need to save for retirement:
Saying Farewell Handbook
Includes practical and supportive
information to prepare for the death of a
loved one or yourself, plan a funeral and
cope with grief:
seniors services tab; then, under
Awareness & Information, the forms
and publications tab.
Seniors financial assistance andbenefits
Resources and information to better
access assistance and benefits from the
provincial and federal governments:
search: seniors financial assistance and