Community Risk Reduction
We are always looking for way to make our community a safer place to live. Do you have any ideas that you want to share and or have some community risk concerns you can tell us? Please call our station directly to reach one of our members.
How to help people with Dementia or Alzheimer's
Pictured above is the same room. The only difference is that the door on the right has a "wrap" on it which is a picture of the residents former home. By taking a picture of the front door and placing it on their care home room door, this has helped residents find the way back to their own room safely, and help prevent going into the wrong rooms.
The feeling that people are "home away from home" is extremely welcoming and helps make it easier for family to remember what room to visit as well.