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Considering Driving Retirement

No-fee Michigan ID Card
This is a link to the Secretary of State’s website that provides eligibility requirements and the application process for a free standard ID card.

Older Driver Safety and Transition – for the Mature Driver  
This guide provides suggestions on assessments to help you recognize changes in your driving ability. This includes recommendations to make you more comfortable behind the wheel, as well as other resources.

We Need to Talk… Family Conversations with Older Drivers
This links to a guide designed to help families initiate productive conversations with older adults about driving safety.

Plan for the Road Ahead
Plan for the Road Ahead resulted from a demonstration project by the National Traffic Highway Safety Administration (NHTSA). The goal is to develop a transportation plan in preparation of driving retirement in order to maintain personal mobility and freedom as one ages. Alternatives may include options such as friends and family, mass transit, taxis, and other rideshare alternatives.