assisted living How to Recognize Signs It’s Time for Assisted Living

How to Recognize Signs It’s Time for Assisted Living

By : Sarah Stevenson From www.aplaceformom.com Caring for someone with dementia can take a toll on both the dementia caregiver and their family. Many families consider assisted living during this time, but will you recognize the signs that it’s the right time for your loved one?   Read what a psychologist says about recognizing and understanding these signs. Signs that Your Loved One …

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assisted living Home Fire Safety for Older Adults

Home Fire Safety for Older Adults

From www.esfi.org: Introduction Knowledge and awareness are the keys to preventing fires.  ESFI urges older adults to take a proactive approach to home fire safety by learning about potential fire hazards and how to prevent them. This toolkit includes safety tip sheets that provide information about fire hazards related to cooking, heating, and electrical equipment, major …

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Home Maintenance The Ultimate Elderly Home Safety Checklist

The Ultimate Elderly Home Safety Checklist

By Vin @ www.shieldmysenior.com A home safety checklist for seniors is a great way to assess an entire living space and determine where potential hazards could arise. Falls and injuries can occur in any room in the home. They are most prevalent in places like bathrooms and staircases, but hazards can be present in each …

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