Archive for the "age-friendly" Category

2018-2019 Annual Report

Jun 21, 2019 | age-friendly, engaged, Impact Updates

In this forty-fourth year of operation, the Council on Aging of Ottawa (COA) has made tremendous strides ...

Learn More

Monthly Driving Tip -Visibility

Mar 7, 2019 | age-friendly, Impact Updates, older drivers, Transportation

There are four “layers” to visibility while driving – 1) headlights, 2) windshield, 3) eye glasses or ...

Learn More

Monthly Driving Tip – If you had a traffic violation

Feb 6, 2019 | age-friendly, informed, older drivers, Transportation

If you had a traffic violation and you took a while to pay the fine, your driver’s license might be ...

Learn More

Monthly Driving Tip – When you come across a stopped school bus

Feb 6, 2019 | age-friendly, Impact Updates, informed, older drivers, Transportation

When you come across a stopped school bus with the stop arm activated and lights flashing (see photo), it ...

Learn More

Monthly Driving Tip #7 If your Vehicle Starts to Skid

Dec 5, 2018 | age-friendly, Impact Updates, older drivers

Take your foot off accelerator pedal at once. Don’t brake unless it is absolutely necessary. Steer in the ...

Learn More

Monthly Driving Tip #6 Know your Vehicle

Nov 21, 2018 | age-friendly, Impact Updates, older drivers

How well do you know your vehicle? It’s getting darker earlier making it more important than ever ...

Learn More