Date: March 28, 2018

Time: 12:00 PM

Location:
Building on Baldwin
191 Fayette Street
Martinsville, VA
Event Contact:
Ruby Jones
Phone: (276) 403-5605
rjones@newcollegeinstitute.org

Hosted with: Martinsville City Fire & EMS
Hear expert advice on staying safe in your home and avoiding common safety dangers for seniors. 

 Topics to include:

  • The importance of having working smoke alarms in your home
  • The current free smoke alarms program made available through the American Red Cross
  • The number one cause of accidental fires - unattended cooking. How to prevent this from happening to you.
  • Home fire escape plan and drills
  • Securing personal information and scams
  • Basic home security
  • Self-defense for seniors

[Part of the NCI Learning Is ForEver program, made possible by Barbara Matthews]