Aging in Place: A Home Checklist

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If you or a loved one is planning to age in place in your home, there are several factors to consider. Here are a few things to look for:

  • Stairs/levels. This is one of the more obvious perils for seniors, and falls are the number one cause of preventable hospitalizations. (Worried about falling? We can help!)
  • Lighting. Easily overlooked, adequate lighting is a very important factor.
  • Doors and doorways. Thresholds that aren’t flush to the floor, glass ...
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Maintaining Independence During Your Senior Years

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Our primary goal at Alert Response is to help our customers safely maintain their couple Computerindependence. We want to give them the confidence to go about their daily activities while knowing that should something happen, help is only the push of a button away.

How do you know if you know if your loved one would benefit from an Alert ...

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10 Medication Tips

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Proper medication management is an important part of remaining independent. Check out these tips to stay on top of it!

  1. Make sure all of your doctors and specialists communicate with each other on all medications and conditions.
  2. Make sure you understand how and when to take ALL of your medications.
  3. Select any over the counter products to treat only symptoms you have.
  4. Make sure all medications are clearly labeled and in original containers. If you have trouble reading a prescription label, ask for larger-print ...
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Holiday Realization

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The holiday season is in full swing. The radio is playing all of the classic holiday songs, toy drives and seasonal sales are constantly beaconing, we have even seen snow here in North Texas. It is during this time of year that we often get to spend extended time with family and friends.
For those of us with aging family members this time with them can be very telling. What we might have missed during a quick ...

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