home safety

Emeritus Presents Senior Winter Safety Tips

Here is some helpful advice for preventing common winter dangers that the elderly population faces. Avoid Slipping on Ice Icy, snowy roads and sidewalks make it easy to slip and fall. “Unfortunately, falls are a common occurrence for senior citizens, especially during the winter months,” says Dr. Stanley Wang, a physician at Stanford Hospital in […]

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September is National Preparedness Month

Now is the time to better prepare your family members and loved ones to be safe and stay safe as fall and winter seasons approach us. Use this quick guide for keeping seniors safe at home: Stairways and Halls Foyer has a nonslip entrance. Steps are in good condition and are free of objects. Steps […]

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Emeritus Shade Brigade Helping Seniors Stay Cool This Summer

Summer’s heat can be more than simply unpleasant. It can be deadly. And seniors are more susceptible to heat stroke than younger people. That’s why Emeritus has been helping seniors stay cool – and hydrated – this summer. Our Shade Brigade has been delivering coolers full of water, popsicles, juices and safety information to seniors […]

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Direct-to-Door Delivery of Mail Available from USPS

Did you know that it is possible to request that your mail be delivered directly to your door in the Kingsport area? There are certain qualifications that the USPS requires, including having a medical or mobility problem that makes it difficult or impossible to collect your mail from your mailbox. In order to qualify for […]

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