How to Keep Seniors Safe During Hot Weather

As we anticipate higher temperatures this summer season, the Departments of Human Services and Health encourage everyone to be mindful of our elderly loved ones. Below are some important tips to consider when trying to keep our seniors safe and comfortable throughout the warmer months.

  • Let them drink plenty of water and other non-alcoholic beverages.
  • Always check for signs of disorientation and other medical issues.
  • Inspect your air conditioning unit and make sure it is in good working condition.
  • Let them eat light protein-laden food.

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