winter Tag

Supporting Seniors in Cold Weather

Cold weather is something that we deal with every year, but did you know that while it's a common occurrence, it's also a deadly killer? The snow might be beautiful, but it and the bitter cold that comes with it pose serious dangers for those vulnerable - most notably seniors. Each year more than a thousand people will die as a result of cold weather. This doesn't have to happen! These deaths are completely preventable, and there are some common sense steps that you can take to ensure that someone you love isn't in danger. Here are four common sense ways to support seniors during the cold weather, keeping them safe and sound during these bitter cold days. 1. Shovel & Salt Walkways can be incredibly dangerous for...