National organisations for older drivers
Driver & Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA)
The government agency responsible for issuing driving licensing enquiries. It has information about driving with particular medical conditions.
Driver and Vehicle Licensing Northern Ireland (DVANI)
Your medical condition
GEM Motoring Assist
GEM website, Still Safe to Drive, is a UK driving-based road safety association has videos and useful information.
The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM)
The UK’s leading road safety charity, dedicated to increasing skills for road users and raising driving standards. They offer driving assessments and training for confident driving.
A network of independent, accredited Mobility Centres which can assess your driving and give you advice about how to make driving safer, easier and more comfortable.
A website run by Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) which gives a wide range of advice on driving safely for longer for the older motorist, from finding a driving assessment to useful resources and advice: www.olderdrivers.org.uk
The Older Drivers Forum
The Older Drivers Forum is a not-for-profit organisation that aims to help older drivers to carry on driving safely for longer with useful advice, videos and support for all. There are other local Older Drivers Forums across the country. Visit the website for details: www.olderdriversforum.com
Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)
The RoSPA Road Safety Department produces advice and information on all areas of road safety and accident prevention.
Shopmobility is a scheme which lends manual wheelchairs, powered wheelchairs and powered scooters to members of the public who have limited mobility so that they can shop and visit leisure and commercial facilities in towns, cities or shopping centres.
Last updated: March 2019
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