Senior Safety

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Transportation Options for Seniors

The CDC (Center for Disease Control) reported over 45 million licensed drivers aged 65 and older in 2018. Older adults who drive stay mobile and independent but with advancing age more Seniors will be handing over the keys. Affordable, safe, and accessible transportation options are needed to provide Quality of Life for Seniors. Diminished vision […]
Is Your Mobile Device Secured? | Guidance Corner | Bridge to Better Living

Is Your Mobile Device Secured?

Hackers targeting mobile phones and devices are taking advantage and have become a major concern. Increased Vulnerability Data breaches are on the rise. Malware, created and used by hackers to retrieve personal information, is a serious threat to mobile devices. Verizon’s Data Breach Report has identified five types of malware affecting mobile devices through text […]
Travel Tips for Seniors | Blog | Bridge to Better Living

Travel Tips for Seniors

People use every type of transportation available to be with those they love during the Holidays. If you are a Senior or are planning to travel with a Senior, here are a few tips to make your trip enjoyable. Plan Ahead Meticulous planning is the best guarantee for a successful trip. Seniors should take their […]
Safety for Older Drivers | Blog | Bridge to Better Living

Safety for Older Drivers

  Having your own vehicle means going where you want, whenever you want. The thought of hanging up the car keys permanently is not a potential reality many Seniors wish to take seriously. Often a serious scare or accident occurs to motivate leaving the driving to others. Age May Affect Your Driving No one believes […]
10 Must-Haves for Senior Safety | Blog | Bridge to Better Living

10 Must-Haves for Senior Safety

Secure rugs to prevent slips, trips, and falls. It is important to use only rugs with non-slip backing. Edges should not curl. Tripping on a rug is one of the major health hazards for Seniors. A serious fall could be life-changing. Install handrails on both sides of stairwells. As people age balance becomes an issue. […]
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