Posts from January, 2013

Fire Safety Tips for Seniors

Older adults are the fastest growing segment of the population and also one of the groups at highest risk for fire death and injury. With slower mobility and responses, less keen sense of sight and hearing, and drowsiness due to medications, seniors are more prone to accidents like fires. When you are over 65, you are twice… Read More…

Senior Citizen Safety Tips

As people get older, they may be more prone to accidents. Although a significant decline in being targeted by crimes has been observed in senior citizens, older people may be more fearful but ironically less alert to their surroundings.  The City of Westlake Police Department is aware of the risks older people are in and has… Read More…

Senior Citizens of Montana Has High Suicide Rate

The senior citizens of Montana might be experiencing any of the following – loneliness, boredom, depression, excruciating chronic pain, loss of physical function, or the loss of a spouse. They could even be experiencing a combination of any of those things. It has come as a surprise, but the senior citizens of Montana are actually… Read More…

Home Fire Safety Tips to be Given by Volunteers

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is going to be honored in Sheboygan by the Sheboygan Fire Department, staff and volunteers from the American Red Cross, representatives of Fresh Start, and members of the Girl Scouts. They will do it through canvassing neighborhoods to give tips on fire safety and prevention, and also to remind residents… Read More…

Home Safety Tips for Termites

A home is the most valuable investment to have so we need to ensure its safety. When your home is infested with pests like termites, it is good to deal with them right away because they can cause serious damages.Termites eat away roofs and other fixtures made of wood resulting in a serious problem to… Read More…

“Repair Crew” Rips Off Senior Citizen

A senior citizen from Maple Avenue was ripped off by men who were posing as a “repair crew” last Tuesday. Jack Kimrey, a retired 79 year old was inside his home when the men, who were riding in three pickups, pulled into his home’s driveway, located about half a mile from Shamrock Golf Club. One… Read More…