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Driver Safety

AAA of East TN: 637-1910

100 W. Fifth Avenue, 37917
Membership includes driver safety tips, programs, and classes; assistance with road emergencies; travel planning; and discounts at many venues. Fee.  |  Website »

Roadwise Driver: 862-9250

Eight-hour driver-safety course offered periodically for members and nonmembers. Graduates entitled to insurance discounts. Fee.

Family Transportation Planning: 862-9250

One-and-a-half-hour workshop offered occasionally to assist in planning transportation arrangements for seniors’ future needs. For seniors and their families. Free.

Adaptive Driving Program: 541-1958

Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center
1901 Clinch Avenue, 37916
Offers objective evaluation of driving skills of people with physical and cognitive problems and, if possible, trains them to drive safely with adaptive equipment or alternative method. Requires a doctor's prescription. Private pay.  |  Website »

Driver Safety Program: 382-5822

AARP
Eight-hour driver-safety course offered periodically. Graduates entitled to insurance discounts. Fee.  |  Website »

Phoenix Conversions: 670-4060

9617 Parkside Drive, 37922
Vehicle modifications and adaptive equipment.  |  Website »

Superior Van & Mobility: 622-6550

10640 Braden Dickey Lane, 37932
Vehicle modifications and adaptive equipment.  |  Website »

Tennessee Yellow DOT Program

TN Dept. of Transportation
Free Tennessee Yellow DOT Program provides first responders with medical information in an emergency. Participants receive a Yellow DOT decal, folder, and medical information sheet. Photos are placed on sheets so each person in vehicle can be identified quickly. The decal is placed on the driver's side rear window; the completed medical sheet is stored in the glove compartment. Enroll at any Knox County site listed below, which can provide more information.  |  Website »

Knoxville AAA offices: 637-1910

Downtown: 100 W. Fifth Avenue, 37917
West: 110 Capital Drive, 37922

National Contractor Center, Inc.: 218-8388

100 Glenleigh Court, 37934

TN Dept. of Safety: 594-6399

7320 Region Lane, Strawberry Plains, 37914

TN Highway Patrol: 594-5800

7601 Kingston Pike, 37919

World of Independence: 932-2880

8742 Asheville Highway, 37924
Vehicle modifications and adaptive equipment.  |  Website »

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P.O. Box 51650
Knoxville, TN 37950
The Office on Aging is a service of the Knoxville-Knox County Action Committee