Years Ahead

Years Ahead is a free program helping older Victorians remain safe on the road, in the home, and connected within their community.

About Years Ahead

RACV Years Ahead is an road safety and lifestyle awareness program specially designed for older Victorians. Established in 1997, the Years Ahead program has been running for 21 years, making it one of the longest running programs dedicated to enabling older Victorians to remain safe on the road, in the home and connected within the community.

Every year, 10,000 older Victorians attend a Years Ahead presentation, delivered by experienced RACV presenters.

To book a free Years Ahead presentation, please use the online booking form or call (03) 9790 2915.

Road Safety For Seniors

The topics covered in the 'Road Safety For Seniors' presentation include:

  • Driving and road safety tips for drivers, passengers and pedestrians
  • The importance of choosing a safe vehicle
  • The importance of being fit to drive
  • The impact of health and medications on driving
  • How to assess your own driving ability
  • Information about alternative transport options
  • How to plan for future mobility
Car safety warning

Personal Safety & Home Safety

 The topics covered in the 'Personal Safety and Home Safety' presentation include:

  • Personal safety
  • Vehicle safety
  • Home security
  • Home emergencies
  • Falls in the home
Couple with pet

Healthy Ageing and Staying Connected

The topics covered in the 'Healthy Ageing & Staying Connected' presentation include:

  • The ageing population
  • Healthy ageing
  • Keeping active
  • Ageing and getting around
  • Alternative transport
  • Internet use
  • Scams
Happy grandparents

Testimonials

We sincerely thank RACV for the marvellous presentation on Road Safety for Seniors. The members gathered much information which in many cases brought them up to speed on current driver situations. A very well informed documentation." - July 2018

"Excellent and informative. Thank you RACV for giving us the opportunity of having such a wonderful program." - August 2017

"Excellent presentation. Kept our group interested to the end." July 2017

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