The MARD Centre

What does the MARD Centre do?

Mission 

The mission of MARD is to enhance the safety and mobility of individuals who no longer drive due to illness or disability or who choose not to drive because of age-related changes.

 

Vision 

Transportation safety and mobility for all Albertans.

 

Commitment 

To continue to conduct leading edge research that will enhance the safety and mobility of individuals who no longer drive due to illness, disability, or age-related changes and to disseminate the findings from our research to our government and community-based partners.

 

Approach 

To collaboratively create and translate new and innovative knowledge. 

To implement and evaluate innovative solutions that support the transportation safety and mobility of our target audiences. 

To develop and disseminate educational materials that inform and promote community engagement on issues related to transportation safety and mobility. 

To develop knowledge, solutions, practices, and services that recognize and address the differences in transportation mobility between rural and urban communities.