Keeping Seniors Safe in Summer Heat throughout Fredericksburg, VA
Find out more information from Comfort Keepers of Fredericksburg about Keeping Seniors Safe in the Summer Heat
Comfort Keepers of Fredericksburg has expert caregivers to provide senior safety throughout the summer as well as keeping seniors safe in Summer Heat. Learn more about the safety tips from our caregivers on how seniors are staying safe throughout summer with warm weather and the changing heat temperatures.
Protecting Seniors from Sun
Seniors are encouraged to wear loose, light, and colored clothing. This helps to protect from the sun. It best to layer throughout the summer in case the weather and temperature change. Dressing in layers helps to not overheat as well as to keep seniors comfortable. Sunscreen is also important and is recommended to wear SPF 30 and to apply at least 15-20 minutes prior to being exposed to the sun. The mornings and late afternoons are the best for seniors to be outside and moving around, avoiding that afternoon sun, which is the hottest. Keeping seniors safe in the summer heat is important, staying hydrated and energized is important while being out and about in the sun. Keep these tips in mind when caring for seniors this summer and avoiding the summer heat.
Extending the Summer Season
Seniors can get the most out of the summer season with activities and events that are appealing to them and can keep them active. Our goal at Comfort Keepers is to learn about seniors' passions and favorite activities so they can stay active and still enjoy the things they love. We strive to elevate the human spirit in all of our clients and ensure that they are able to be happy and healthy while staying passionate about activities that they love.
Comfort Keepers in Fredericksburg has a dedicated care staff that is available 24/7 for any questions or concerns that could arise around care and types of care. We offer free care consultations to learn more about future clients and their families and the types of care that Comfort Keepers can personalize to meet the needs of clients and their families. Give our office a call today at (540) 205-8743 for more tips on the summer heat and to set up a free care consultation.