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55-alive Mature Driving Program

May 26, 1988|Clipboard researched by Susan Greene and Deborrah Wilkinson / Los Angeles Times; Page designed by Steven Nelson / Los Angeles Times

The American Assn. of Retired Persons (AARP) sponsors monthly classes for its "55-Alive Mature Driving Program," a state-approved refresher course for licensed drivers 55 years and older. The two-day, 8-hour course costs $8, and includes a state Department of Motor Vehicles certificate issued upon program completion. The certificate is required by auto insurance companies for senior discount rates. Reservations are required for classes.

May 31-June 1 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Western Federal Savings 26890 Crown Valley Parkway, Mission Viejo Contact: John Fiscus (213) 697-8058 * For new driving instructors only June 1, 8 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. La Palma Intercommunity Hospital Elder Med Office 7901 Walker St., La Palma Contact: Jeanne Page (714) 670-6086 June 9-10 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Western Federal Savings Beach and Imperial boulevards, La Habra Contact: John Fiscus (213) 697-8058 June 13-14 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Cypress Senior Center 9031 Grindlay St., Cypress Contact: Susan Gosselin (714) 229-6776 June 14-15 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Santa Ana Senior Center 424 W. 3rd St., Santa Ana Contact: Betty Peterson (714) 547-5671 June 16-17 8 a.m.-noon Westminster Senior Center 8200 Westminster Blvd., Westminster Contact: Mary Smith (714) 895-2878 June 22-24 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Western Medical Center 1001 N. Tustin, Santa Ana Room 5 Contact: Robin Sharpe-Worker (714) 953-3486 June 27, 30 9 a.m.-1 p.m. St. Jude Hospital and Rehabilitation Center Senior Health Office 101 E. Valencia Mesa, Fullerton Contact: Margaret Leverett (714) 871-3280, ext. 3323 June 29-30 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Orange Senior Center 170 S. Olive St., Orange Contact: Judy Reynolds (714) 538-9633

Several May-June sessions are filled at the following locations. Inquire about future classes. West Anaheim Senior Center 1800 W. Ball Road., Anaheim Contact: Carol Erickson (714) 535-8210 Seal Beach Senior Center 707 Electric Ave., Seal Beach Contact: City of Seal Beach, Recreation Office (213) 431-2527 Leisure World at Seal Beach * residents only Contact: Vi Phillips (213) 430-6992 Rancho Santiago College New Horizons Office Contact: Marie Slocum (714) 667-3058 Casa del Sol at Mission Viejo * residents only Contact: Anne Fuller (714) 837-6921

Classes during July and August will be decreased due to vacation schedules of volunteer instructors. If you are 55 years or older and would like to be a volunteer or participate in the mature driving program, contact your nearest AARP office or senior center.

Source: American Assn. of Retired Persons

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