Winter Weather Tips

The winter weather is upon us! Stay prepared and informed about common health hazards for older adults in the winter months.

Here are a few tips for winter safety:

– Watch out for ice
– Stay warm
– Protect your skin
– Keep your spirits high
– Be prepared for an emergency

Follow this link to more information about these tips found on the Protected Tomorrows site as well as resources here on CaregivingMetroWest.org such as fuel assistance programs and meals on wheels.

Also check through the Caregiving Chronicles blog archive for information on winter weather tips, home modifications and winter maintenance and preventing falls, among other timely topics.