Is Your Home Safe For Seniors?

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Take our quiz - How Much Do You Know About Making a Home Safe for the Elderly?

 

Those aged 65 or over account for the vast majority of hospital admissions and have the highest number of incidences when it comes to falls or accidents within the home. This is due to a number of factors, such as loss of balance, loss of mental capacity, vision impairment and slower reaction times, just to name a few. 

 

So, if you want to keep your elderly relative safely in the comforts of their own home for as long as possible, take this quiz to find out if your home is elderly proof!


1. Where is the best place to position furniture such as low tables and armchairs?


2. In which room in the house is it most important to have grab rails?


3. True or false: You can have a stairlift installed on a curved staircase


4. You should get rid of rugs around the home because …


5. Where is the best place to keep pots/pans/food in the kitchen cupboards?


6. Which of these is essential to keep next to the bed?


7. Which of these mobility bathroom solutions would be best suited for a wheelchair user?


8. Which of the following is true about walk in baths?


9. Why does having contrasting colours on the walls and floors make a house safer for people with dementia?


10. How long does it take Age Care Bathrooms to install a brand new mobility bathroom?

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