Suitable Cars – Sources and Citations

The Best Cars for Older People and Disabled Drivers

Carcraft Best Cars for Older Drivers
http://www.carcraft.co.uk/info/best-cars-older-drivers/

AutoExpress Best Cars for Motability http://www.autoexpress.co.uk/best-cars/motability/86821/best-small-cars-for-motability

Carbuyer Recommended Cars for Motability http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/recommended/best-motability-cars

Which Motability Car Top Ten Motability Cars http://www.whichmobilitycar.co.uk/which-mobility-car-top-10/

Perry’s Golden Oldies: Best Cars for Older Drivers
http://www.perrys.co.uk/car-news/buyers-guides/golden-oldies-best-cars-older-driver/
Carbuyer reviews & facts on vehicles mentioned

Ford Focus estate http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/ford/focus/estate/review

Vauxhall Astra estate http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/vauxhall/astra/estate/review

Nissan Qashqai http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/nissan/qashqai/hatchback/review

Nissan Juke http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/nissan/juke/suv/review

Kia Soul http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/kia/soul/hatchback/review

Fiat Panda http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/fiat/panda/hatchback/review

Renault Clio http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/renault/clio/hatchback/review

Hyundai ix35 http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/hyundai/ix35/sports-utility-vehicle/review

Dacia Duster http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/dacia/duster/suv/review

Ford Fiesta http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/ford/fiesta/hatchback/review

Hyundai i20 hatchback http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/hyundai/ix20/mini-mpv/review

Skoda Citigo hatchback http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/skoda/citigo/hatchback/review

Volkswagon Up! http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/volkswagen/up/hatchback/review

Seat Mii http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/seat/mii/hatchback/review
Ford B-Max http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/ford/b-max/mini-mpv/review

Vauxhall Zafira Tourer http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/vauxhall/zafira-tourer/mpv/review

Skoda Octavia Estate http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/skoda/octavia/estate/review

Mazda 6 Tourer Estate http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/mazda/mazda6/estate/review

Citroen Z4 Grand Picasso http://www.carbuyer.co.uk/reviews/citroen/c4-picasso/mpv/review
Tips for Choosing a Vehicle for an Older or Disabled Driver

Consumer Reports Best Cars for Older Drivers
http://www.consumerreports.org/cro/2012/08/best-cars-for-older-drivers/index.htm

Edmunds.com Smarter Cars and Fit Evaluation http://www.edmunds.com/car-safety/smart-car-features-can-help-older-drivers-stay-safe.html

American Auto Association Smart Features for Older Drivers http://dev.seniordriving.aaa.com/maintain-mobility-independence/car-buying-maintenance-assistive-accessories/find-right-vehicle-you

Motability Choosing a Car for You http://www.motability.co.uk/cars-and-wavs/important-things/cars-suitability

RICA Consumer Research for Older and Disabled Drivers http://www.rica.org.uk/

Edmunds.com 5 Questions to Consider When Choosing a Mobility Conversion Vehicle
http://www.edmunds.com/car-buying/five-questions-to-consider-when-choosing-a-conversion-vehicle.html
Alternatives if a Person is Unable or Unwilling to Drive a Car

Citizen’s Information Free travel for older persons in Ireland http://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/social_welfare/social_welfare_payments/extra_social_welfare_benefits/free_travel.html

Ireland Department of Social Protection How to apply for Free Travel
http://www.welfare.ie/en/Pages/204_Free-Travel.aspx

Citizen’s Information Transport and Disability
http://www.citizensinformation.ie/en/travel_and_recreation/transport_and_disability/

Gov.uk Older Person’s Bus Pass
https://www.gov.uk/apply-for-elderly-person-bus-pass
Transport Scotland Concessionary Travel for Persons 60+ or Disabled
http://www.transportscotland.gov.uk/public-transport/concessionary-travel-people-aged-60-or-disability

Welsh Government Concessionary Travel http://gov.wales/topics/transport/public/concessionary/?lang=en

Northern Ireland Direct Free Bus Travel and Concessions http://www.nidirect.gov.uk/free-bus-travel-and-concessions

Community Transport Association UK Advice and Information
http://www.ctauk.org/advice-and-information/

National Rail Disabled Person’s Railcard
http://www.disabledpersons-railcard.co.uk/

National Rail Senior Railcard
http://www.nationalrail.co.uk/times_fares/pr7bb7e80a040002001b255638df2424.aspx

Northern Ireland Community Transport Services
http://www.nidirect.gov.uk/community-transport

Community Transport Association UK Transport Services
http://www.ctonline.org.uk/what-is-ct/community-transport-services/

Sources – Scams That Prey on Older People & How to Avoid Them

Sources

Age UK. 2015. Scams: doorstep scams. ageuk.org.uk
Age UK. 2015. Scams: scams through the post. ageuk.org.uk
Alcock, W. et al. 2014. 30 ways to stop scams. moneysavingexpert.com
BBC One Watchdog. 2012. Scams. bbc.co.uk
Christie, S. 2014. Online dating scams: new tricks that fleece victims of an average ‘£9,589’. telegraph.co.uk
CIFAS. 2014. Identity crime figures (8 Oct 2014). cifas.org.uk
Donaldson, R. Experiences of older burglary victims. webarchives.nationalarchives.gov.uk
Fealy, G., Donnelly, N., Bergin, A., Treacy, M.P., Phelan, A. 2012. Financial abuse of older people – a review. ncpop.ie
Financial Conduct Authority. 2014. Investment scams. fca.org.uk
Financial Fraud Action UK. 2013. Press release – quarter of brits at risk of ‘vishing’. financialfraudaction.org.uk
Gompertz, S. 2014. Regulator to tackle scam artists. bbc.co.uk
Graham, W. 2014. A quantitative analysis of victims in investment crime. fca.org.uk
Home Instead. 2013. Senior fraud protection toolkit. homeinstead.co.uk
Irish Lottery. Irish Lottery scams. irishlottery.com
Lewis, R. 2012. Why are elderly duped? now.uiowa.edu
Metropolitan Police. The little book of big scams, 2nd edition. 2014. met.police.uk
National Identity Fraud. 2009. The facts on ID fraud. stop-idfraud.ie
Santander. 2014. Over 65s in greater danger of scams due to lack of awareness and understanding. santander.co.uk
Securities Exchange Commission. A guide for seniors: protect yourself against investment fraud. sec.gov
Trading Standards Institute and Citizen Advice Bureau. 2014. Spot scams, stop scams. citizensadvice.org.uk
Ultrascan Advanced Global Investigations. 2013. 419 advance fee fraud statistics 2013. ultrascan-agi.com

Is there an Alzheimer’s Epidemic Sources

Sources

World Alzheimer report 2013 reveals global Alzheimer’s epidemic creating shortage of caregivers, lack of support for family members – alz.co.uk
Treatment horizon – alz.org
Alzheimer’s facts and figures – alz.org
What is Alzheimer’s? – alz.org
Dementia research – alzheimers.org.uk
Demography – alzheimers.org.uk
Statistics – alzheimers.org.uk
What is dementia? – alzheimers.org.uk
Funding for HIV and AIDS – avert.org
Alzheimer’s disease – bupa.co.uk
Annual report and accounts 2013/14 – cancerresearchuk.org
Interim evaluation of Taking Action: The UK Government’s strategy for tackling HIV and AIDs in the developing world; Final report, executive summary – gov.uk
Alzheimer’s and dementia prevention – helpguide.org
Alzheimer’s disease – mayoclinic.org
UK research expenditure on dementia, heart disease, stroke and cancer: are levels of spending related to disease burden? – ncbi.nlm.nih.gov
Treating Alzheimer’s disease – nhs.uk
ONS looks at leading causes of death registered in England and Wales, 2012 – ons.gov.uk
The 10 leading causes of death, 2011 – statcan.gc.ca
Safety, tolerability, and antibody response of active Aβ immunotherapy with CAD106 in patients with Alzheimer’s disease: randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, first-in-human study – thelancet.com

Healthcare Assistant Infographic – Sources

Healthcare Assistant Infographic – Sources

Monster.com – Top 10 Qualities of a Great Healthcare Professional 

Senior Housing Forum 5 Qualities to Look for in a Caregiver 

Caring.com – 10 Best Caregiver Traits in Senior Living

Hubpages – 10 Personal Qualities Required of an Aged Care Worker

The Guardian Newspaper – Are you a Natural Care Worker

Top CNA Classes 10 Essential Traits for Being a CNA

Vista College Professional Development 15 Must Have Traits of Future Nursing Assistants

Registered Nurse RN The Qualities of Being a Good Certified Nursing Assistant

Selfgrowth.com Qualities that Make a Good Certified Nursing Assistant

CNA Training Tips Characteristics of a Successful CNA

eHow Qualities of a Good Nursing Assistant

Global Post Characteristics of Nursing Assistants

Visiting Angels Characteristics of Good Senior Home Care Providers

Houston Chronicle Good Qualities of a Nurse’s Aide

Growing Ambitions (UK) Healthcare Assistants

Skills for Health (UK)

Applied Educational Systems Personal Qualities of a Healthcare Worker

Everest College Top Ten Qualities Needed in a Medical Assisting Career