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Natural Disaster Awareness for Senior Caregivers - April 25, 2014 (8:30a-12:30p)

Natural Disaster Awareness for Senior Caregivers - April 25, 2014 (8:30a-12:30p)

Start date:
4/25/2014-8:30 AM
End date:
4/25/2014-12:30 PM
Address:
Brecksville Community Center - 1 Community Drive - Brecksville OH. 44141

 

 

Natural Disaster Awareness for Senior Caregivers

 

This 4-hour course is designed to enhance the caregiver’s awareness of vulnerability factors associated with senior citizens.

Senior citizens are particularly vulnerable to natural hazards. Factors such as physical imitations, mental ailments, and medication requirements are issues of concern for caregivers of senior

citizens. These specific needs, amongst other considerations for natural hazards, must be addressed in preparedness plans for these at-risk citizens. Participants will learn how to identify,

prepared, and perform a number of support activities that will ensure the safety and security of senior citizens when a natural hazard event occurs. Particular attention is directed toward

developing an awareness of the preparedness and response needs of all senior citizens, inclusive of economic, medical, cognitive and mobility determinants.

 

Date/Time: April 25, 2014 - 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Location: Brecksville Community Center - 1 Community Drive - Brecksville, OH 44141


Caregivers flyer Brecksville42514.pdf 

 

 

 


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