FERGUS – St. James Anglican Church is holding a free safety seminar for seniors on May 31.
Topics pertain to fire prevention and fall prevention categories and will include:
– use of space heaters;
– kitchen safety;
– you and fire;
– smoke alarm information;
– fire escape planning;
– emergency numbers and services; and
– planning your escape around your abilities.
– exercise regularly;
– take your time;
– keep stairs and walking areas clear;
-improve lighting in and out of your home;
– use of non-slip mats;
– be aware of uneven surfaces;
– stairways should be well lit; and
The session, presented by Centre Wellington Fire Rescue, is at 2pm on May 31 at St. James Anglican Church – 171 Queen St. E. in Fergus.
There will be refreshments and time for questions after the presentation.
The event is free but pre-registration is required.
Interested seniors should email firstname.lastname@example.org.