For seniors, the danger of becoming a victim of crime continues to increase. There are some basic things seniors and their caregivers can do, such as being aware of all surroundings, remaining alert, listening to intuition or even watching out for scams that will make a huge difference when it comes to staying safe.
Since there are many types of danger and criminals who target seniors, it is vital for seniors to be the “BOSS” (Be Observant, Smart, Safe) no matter where they are. The following tips are to help seniors stay safe within their community and when traveling.
Home Safety Tips