The Dangers of Space Heaters
- Forgetting to shut it off
- Carbon monoxide poisoning
- Electrical cords catching fire
- Knocking over the heater and catching fire
Caregivers and seniors aging at home struggle to balance the cost of utilities with the benefit of heating rooms no longer in use or rarely used. Home repairs can be time-consuming and too difficult for seniors with physical limitations.
Lastly, the CreditForCaring resource guide can help with finding some alternatives to home repairs. Credit For Caring aims to recover some of your personal time and energy with our care management tools and resources. We believe that preserving human dignity and independence rank as the highest human aspiration despite any physical limitations that beset us. Our healthcare team believes in proactive planning for life’s what if’s.