"Our parents are fiercely independent. We should allow them to help make decisions and remain in control as much as possible."
More than 80% of older drivers report never speaking to a relative or doctor about their safe driving ability.
Kathy Quinby-Johnson, the Minessota-based Senior Care Authority franchisee, prompts families to ask their moms and dads how they are doing. Kathy and her husband Matt guide families through often confounding aging-related issues, from senior housing to care resources to when to talk about the car keys. That last one is timely, especially with winter coming.