Visit an elderly relative this winter, just ten minutes of your time could prove to be a lifesaver.
That’s one important piece of advice to LHP residents as we move into a period which, a year ago, saw some of the harshest winter weather in recent history.
The 2018 Beast from the East drove snow, ice and freezing temperatures across Lincolnshire during January and February. With road and school closures, it caused havoc with the elderly and most vulnerable struggling to leave their homes – especially in the more rural areas.
Spending just a few minutes every day checking on elderly neighbours is vital – and when you do, use the following checklist to make sure they are staying safe:
Meanwhile general advice for all households includes:
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