Emergency Preparedness for Seniors in San Diego County

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We just experienced a real “it can’t happen here” event in San Diego County, with power interrupted for all citizens in the county for 12 hours or more.  It was startling, scary and upsetting for many people, especially the elderly living alone here and their families who live far away.

Now  is the time to make sure that you and your older loved ones are ready for emergencies in the future, while this recent emergency is still fresh in everyone’s minds!

Tools You Can Use To Prepare Seniors For Emergencies

  • We have written articles about Disaster Preparedness For Seniors in San Diego County here on our website in the past and you can refer to those articles for helpful planning sools and suggestions.
  • We have provided Disaster Preparedness Resources For Seniors in San Diego County resource pages here on our website for you to use in preparing your own plan to make sure that your older loved ones are prepared for the next major event.

In-home caregivers for elderly persons living in San Diego County can be a key component in planning for your older loved ones’ safety in the future.   Professional geriatric care managers can also play an important role in preparing for future emergencies.

Originally posted 2011-09-09 08:08:46.

Tim Colling
Tim Colling

Tim Colling is the founder and President of A Servant's Heart In-Home Care, which provided in-home caregiving services in San Diego County, and also of A Servant's Heart Geriatric Care Management, which provided
professional geriatric care management services and long term care placement services in San Diego County. Tim has more than 30 years of experience in management in a variety of industries. He held a Certified Care Manager credential from the National Academy of Certified Care Managers. Tim is also a Certified Public Accountant (retired), and received his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from California State University at San Diego. In addition to writing blog posts here for the Servant’s Heart blog, Tim also is a regular contributor to HealthLine.com and to FamilyAffaires.com as well as blogs of other eldercare services provider companies. Finally, Tim is also the president of A Servant's Heart Web Design and Marketing, which provides home care marketing as well as website design and online marketing for those who serve the elderly and their families.

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