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Cloud in the Sky

Home Safety

Home safety for the elderly can be managed, below are some recommendations.

Home Safety Review
  • Keep emergency numbers handy

  • Prevent falls - talk to us about having a special falls risk assessment.

  • Protect against fire and related dangers

  • Avoid bathroom hazards

  • Protect against abuse

Home Medication Review
  • Keep all medications in their original containers so you don't mix up medicines.

  • Ask your pharmacist to put large-print labels on your medications to make them easier to read.

  • Take your medications in a well-lit room, so you can see the labels.

  • Bring all of your pill bottles with you to your healthcare provider's appointments so they can look at them and make sure you are taking them correctly.

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