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Advice for older people, parents and carers

The clocks have changed, temperatures have dropped and the dark nights have closed in. With this comes greater fire risks - as people start using electric heaters, light candles and start cooking more hot food. Please follow our simple steps to keep safe this winter, by looking at the various resources on this website.

 

Click on these links for specific advice: 

 

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Fire Safety

There are many hazards in the home, which may not at first seem to present an obvious danger. The video below shows a Christmas tree destroying someone's living room. 

For fire safety advice, click here.

 


 

Christmas wish

Our Christmas Wish this year is for people to look after their older neighbours and relatives. Here is a film we made to highlight our Safe and Well visits and safe4winter. Click on the picture below:

 

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More advice and information:

 

Ice safety presentation 

 

Ice Breaker presentation

 

Drink Driving

 

Fire safety in the winter

 

Fire safety in the home

 

Samaritans

 

Public Health England

 


 

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Social isolation

The video below highlights how loneliness effects people. 

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