At Visiting Angels® Mentor, the purpose of our elderly care services is to help seniors in Willoughby, Eastlake, Concord Township, Mentor, Painesville, Timberlake, Wickliffe, Willowick, and nearby towns maintain their quality of life. One way to support seniors in remaining independent is to prevent the occurrence of dangerous falls. Keep reading to learn more about our fall prevention tips and how a caregiver can help your loved one reduce the risk of a dangerous fall.
Falls can have a huge impact on the lives of seniors for a number of reasons. Not only do they often lead to injuries that can be difficult to recover from, but they can also begin a cycle of fear that makes elderly adults hesitant to engage in their favorite activities. This often results in loneliness and isolation, as well as weakened muscles and thus an increased risk for another fall.
Help your loved one prevent a dangerous fall while promoting his or her independence in the following ways:
Contact Visiting Angels Mentor today to learn more about how our elderly care services can assist with fall prevention. We’ll help you schedule a free, in-person consultation in Willoughby, Eastlake, Concord Township, Mentor, Painesville, Timberlake, Wickliffe, Willowick, or a community in the surrounding areas.
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