Some home safety tips for seniors include removing hazards around the home, making bathrooms safer, making daily activities simpler, protection against abuse and preventing poisoning, notes HealthinAging.org. Common acci... More »

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Children should check with parents before talking to or accepting something from a stranger. They should use the buddy system when walking home from school and tell an adult about anything that makes them feel unsafe. Ot... More »

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Some important home safety tips for new parents are moving toxic cleaning products out of the reach of the baby, mounting bookshelves to the wall so they can't be pulled over by the baby and vacuuming regularly to make s... More »

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Safety and accessibility are primary concerns when designing bathrooms for elderly people, but comfort and visual appeal are important, too. Universal design, also called inclusive design, is a way of designing for every... More »

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Home assistance provides the services a senior adult needs to remain in his home. While not all seniors can live at home, senior services help seniors overcome the barriers that prevent this from happening. More »

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Seniors are often the target of scams because they are more likely to own a home and have excellent credit. They are also not as likely as young people to take action when scammed. More »

Seniors who continue to live at home have access to a variety of transportation services. An aging elderly population will continue to increase the need for transportation for the elderly now and in the future. More »

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