Suitable Cars – Sources and Citations

The Best Cars for Older People and Disabled Drivers

Carcraft Best Cars for Older Drivers

AutoExpress Best Cars for Motability

Carbuyer Recommended Cars for Motability

Which Motability Car Top Ten Motability Cars

Perry’s Golden Oldies: Best Cars for Older Drivers
Carbuyer reviews & facts on vehicles mentioned

Ford Focus estate

Vauxhall Astra estate

Nissan Qashqai

Nissan Juke

Kia Soul

Fiat Panda

Renault Clio

Hyundai ix35

Dacia Duster

Ford Fiesta

Hyundai i20 hatchback

Skoda Citigo hatchback

Volkswagon Up!

Seat Mii
Ford B-Max

Vauxhall Zafira Tourer

Skoda Octavia Estate

Mazda 6 Tourer Estate

Citroen Z4 Grand Picasso
Tips for Choosing a Vehicle for an Older or Disabled Driver

Consumer Reports Best Cars for Older Drivers Smarter Cars and Fit Evaluation

American Auto Association Smart Features for Older Drivers

Motability Choosing a Car for You

RICA Consumer Research for Older and Disabled Drivers 5 Questions to Consider When Choosing a Mobility Conversion Vehicle
Alternatives if a Person is Unable or Unwilling to Drive a Car

Citizen’s Information Free travel for older persons in Ireland

Ireland Department of Social Protection How to apply for Free Travel

Citizen’s Information Transport and Disability Older Person’s Bus Pass
Transport Scotland Concessionary Travel for Persons 60+ or Disabled

Welsh Government Concessionary Travel

Northern Ireland Direct Free Bus Travel and Concessions

Community Transport Association UK Advice and Information

National Rail Disabled Person’s Railcard

National Rail Senior Railcard

Northern Ireland Community Transport Services

Community Transport Association UK Transport Services

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


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Graham, W. 2014. A quantitative analysis of victims in investment crime.
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Is there an Alzheimer’s Epidemic Sources


World Alzheimer report 2013 reveals global Alzheimer’s epidemic creating shortage of caregivers, lack of support for family members –
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What is Alzheimer’s? –
Dementia research –
Demography –
Statistics –
What is dementia? –
Funding for HIV and AIDS –
Alzheimer’s disease –
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Interim evaluation of Taking Action: The UK Government’s strategy for tackling HIV and AIDs in the developing world; Final report, executive summary –
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Healthcare Assistant Infographic – Sources

Healthcare Assistant Infographic – Sources – Top 10 Qualities of a Great Healthcare Professional 

Senior Housing Forum 5 Qualities to Look for in a Caregiver – 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 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