Above & Beyond Senior Services
Above & Beyond Senior Services - Twin Cities
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Home safety programs provide education, information or consultation about physical risks in your residence and how to eliminate them to promote health and well-being
Home safety assessment may include:
* Environmental assessment for safety
* Ease of movement in all living areas
* Analysis of activities of daily living
* Energy conserving layouts
* Recommendations for adaptive equipment and home modification
* Furniture re-arrangement
* Assist to "de-clutter" living areas
- Occupational therapy
- Physical therapy
- Private pay
- Older adults
- Older adults with disabilities
Fee for service. Additional mileage charges may apply
Twin Cities Metro Area
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JR-8200.3000-250Home Safety Evaluations Definition
Programs that conduct home inspections to assess and make recommendations to eliminate potentially hazardous conditions and to ensure that the individual or family has a plan to deal with emergencies should they arise. Safety evaluation programs often target homes with children or elderly residents and focus on dangerous rugs or floors, fire hazards, unsanitary or unsafe kitchens or bathrooms, poor lighting, unsafe storage of medication and other toxic materials, hazardous placement of kitchen equipment and other tools, access barriers in the home or yard and other discernible problems.
LF-4900.1900Evaluation for Assistive Technology Definition
Programs that assess the current ability to function of people who have disabilities and prescribe or recommend the most appropriate assistive technology product to meet their individual needs including communication/learning aids, control and signaling aids, daily living aids, hearing augmentation aids, mobility aids, prosthetic/orthotic/seating devices, recreational aids, speech aids and/or visual/reading aids.
An acquired reduction in mental capacity that is characterized by impairment of memory, judgment and intellectual functioning which is often accompanied by behavioral disturbances.