News & Events

News

Northern Neck News – Carfit returns and continues growing October 23, 2018

Martinsville Bulletin – How will I know when its time to stop  May 16, 2018

Warrenton Lifestyle Magazine – Arriving Safe and Sound  October 13, 2017

Age in Action Newsletter – Older Drivers  Fall 2017

RappNews – To GrandDriver’s Lecture we Go  December 23, 2016

DMV News Release – Virginians May Sign up For Emergency Contact Program at DMV January 5, 2016

The Daily Progress – Seniors fitted for safe driving through CarFit program November 18, 2015

DMV News Release – Children left in hot vehicles are at great risk of death or injury- The elderly and pets are also vulnerable to heatstroke – August 4, 2015

AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety – Rx for Safety – July 10, 2015

NBC12 – How to start a conversation about giving up a driver’s license due to age  – April 27, 2015

The Detroit Bureau – Golden Age of Drivers: 50-year-olds hit highest level ever – March 27, 2015

The Daily Progress – License renewal process updated – January 29, 2015

The Southwest Times – New DMV laws affect older drivers – January 5, 2015

 

 

Events

EASTERN VIRGINIA

GrandDriver Wednesday, August 7, 2019  from 3:00pm – 4:00pm, Verena on the Reserve, 121 Reserve Way, Williamsburg **Please call for more information.

GrandDriver  Thursday, September 12, 2019  from 9:00am – 2:00pm, Hampton Triad’s Senior Safety Expo, Queen Street North Worship Center, 98 North Armistead Ave, Hampton **Please call for more information.

GrandDriver Friday, September 27, 2019  from 8:00am – 12:00pm, Senior Advocate’s Senior Services Seminar,  Liberty Church, 1021 Big Bethel Road, Hampton **Please call for more information.

GrandDriver  Wednesday, October 1, 2019  from 10:00am – 2:00pm, Tappahannock-Warsaw Triad’s Senior Safety Expo, Beale Memorial Baptist Church, 19622 Tidewater Trail, Tappahannock**Please call for more information.

GrandDriver  Wednesday, October 16, 2019  from 10:00am – 2:00pm, Norfolk Sheriff’s Senior Fest, Ted Constant Center,  4320 Hampton Blvd, Norfolk  **Please call for more information.

CarFit  Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 10:00am – 1:00pm, AAA Tidewater CarFit event, 5366 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach   **Please Call  for an appointment.

GrandDriver  Thursday, October 24, 2019  from 10:00am – 2:00pm, Colonial Triad’s Senior Safety Day, Abram Frink Community Center, 8901 Pocohontas Trail, Williamsburg **Please call for more information.

GrandDriver  Friday, November 1, 2019  from 8:30am – 11:30am, James City’s Live Well Expo, James County Recreation Center, 5901 Longhill Road, Williamsburg **Please call for more information.

GrandDriver  Thursday, November 14, 2019  from 9:00am – 2:30pm, SSSEVA’s The Art of Healthy Aging Expo, Virginia Beach Convention Center, 1000 19th Street, VA Beach **Please call for more information.

 

NORTHERN VIRGINIA

CarFit  Wednesday, October 9, 2019 from  9:00am – 1:00pm, Vienna Senior Center’s CarFit event,  Vienna Volunteer Fire Department, 400 Center Street S, Vienna   **Please call for an appointment.

 

CENTRAL VIRGINIA

GrandDriver Saturday, September 7, 2019 from 10:00am – 2:00pm, Richmond City Office on Aging’s Veteran’s Resource Fair, Redskins Training Center, 2401 W. Leigh Street,  Richmond   **Please call  for an appointment.

GrandDriver  Thursday, October 3, 2019  from 9:00am – 12:00pm, Chesterfield Senior Advocate’s Fun at the Fairgrounds,  10300 Courthouse Road, Chesterfield  **Please call for more information.

GrandDriver  Thursday, October 10, 2019  from 9:00am – 2:00pm, AARP North Richmond’s Health Fair,  5th Street Baptist Church, 1302 Victor Street, Richmond  **Please call for more information.

 

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA

GrandDriver  Friday, August 9, 2019 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm, Prince Edward Triad’s 9th Anniversary Event, Fireman’s Arena, 1328 Zi0n Hill Road, Farmville  ** Please call  for more information

GrandDriver Wednesday-Thursday, September 25-26, 2019  from 8:00pm – 4:00pm, DriveSmart’s Distracted Driving Summit, Hotel Roanoke, 110 Shenandoah Avenue NW, Roanoke **Please call for more information.

 

NORTHWEST VIRGINIA

CarFit  Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 9:00am – 12:00pm, Mary Baldwin Murphy Deming College CarFit event, 100 Baldwin Drive,  Fishersville   **Please Call Sandra Wagoner 540-887-4000 for an appointment.