How To Keep Seniors Stay Safe Throughout Hurricane Season

Hurricane season in Florida runs from June 1 – November 30. During this time seniors need to watch the weather forecast and be prepared to take steps to keep themselves safe. Preparing for a Storm in Hurricane Season Seniors are more vulnerable to the risks that are associated with hurricane season. There are some things you can do to help them stay safe. This starts with knowing if they’re in a “hurricane evacuation zone” and will need to be evacuated. It’s also important to help seniors put together an emergency kit. This is something that should be done as soon as possible before the stores become crowded and the supplies grow scarce. Some of the items this kit should contain include: Non-perishable food with a manual can opener and at least one gallon of water per person per day First Read More +